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Joe Carlasare



Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D., 2012, cum laude

Loyola University Chicago, B.A., 2008, magna cum laude





Joe is a zealous advocate who aggressively pursues what others say can’t be done. He was raised to value service and became a lawyer because he always believed that service was at the core of a lawyer’s role in the community. Today he handles litigation, defending clients in matters relating to product liability, professional liability, premises liability, bad faith insurance defense, insurance coverage disputes and election law. 

Joe is an adjunct professor at Chicago-Kent College of Law, teaching trial advocacy. He also coaches Chicago-Kent’s nationally ranked Trial Advocacy Team.


  • Named “Champion” and “Best Advocate," National Institute for Trial Advocacy’s (NITA) Tournament of Champions, 2010
  • Selected to the Illinois Super Lawyers list of "Rising Stars": 2018, 2019, 2020
  • Selected to The Best Lawyers in America© One to Watch in Commercial Litigation: 2021

Memberships & Involvement

  • Member: National Young Leadership
  • FellowPeople for the American Way; New Leader Council