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Richard T. Valentino


Practice Areas



The John Marshall Law School, J.D., 1984

DePaul University, B.A., 1981



For 30 years Rich has represented clients in insurance, tort and commercial litigation, focusing on insurance coverage practice over 15 years. He has represented primary and excess insurers in a broad spectrum of coverage matters arising from auto, commercial transportation, environmental, general liability, health, homeowners, professional liability, property and workers’ compensation/employers’ liability insurance. He prepares coverage opinions and handles all phases of coverage litigation in state and federal courts.

When Rich is not in the office, he enjoys spending time with his family.


  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ rated
  • Selected to The Best Lawyers in America© in Insurance Law: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
  • Selected to the Illinois Super Lawyers List: 2019, 2020
  • Received the Golden Gavel Award: 2016

Memberships & Involvement

  • Member: Illinois State Bar Association; Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel