Hinshaw's Vincent Rizzo Appointed as Secretary of the LAGBAC Executive Board

October 23, 2019

Chicago-based Hinshaw attorney Vincent Rizzo was recently appointed Secretary of the Executive Board of the Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago (LAGBAC). One of the largest and most well-respected LGBT bar organizations in the country, LAGBAC brings together legal professionals to unite and strengthen the LGBT legal community.

Rizzo represents entities and employees in litigation matters including the defense of claims arising under Title VII and Section 1983. In addition to being an active member of the firm's LGBTQ Affinity Network, he serves as the co-president of the Cook County Bar Association's LGBTQ section. Rizzo is a graduate of Michigan State College of Law (J.D., magna cum laude) and Bradley University (B.A., magna cum laude). He is admitted to practice in Illinois and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. based law firm with offices in 11 states and London. The firm's national reputation spans the insurance industry, the professional services sector—including representation of law firms and lawyers—and other highly regulated industries, such as banking and finance and the debt collection sector. Hinshaw also provides a series of closely coordinated litigation, business advisory and transactional services to clients of all sizes as well as governmental and public sector entities.