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Chicago, IL


Areas of Practice


  • University of Illinois Chicago School of Law, J.D., 2021 (concentration in Trial Advocacy & Dispute Resolution)
  • University of Dayton, B.A. in History, cum laude, 2017


  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • U.S. District Courts for the
    • Northern District of Illinois
    • Central District of Illinois
    • Southern District of Indiana

Practice Description

Joseph A. Fay concentrates his practice on the defense of civil litigation matters, including insurance coverage, fraud, and bad faith litigation, as well as commercial general liability, commercial transportation, and premises liability. He has extensive experience at the State and Federal levels with insurance coverage, commercial transportation, and commercial general liability-related matters.

Bar/Professional Associations

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association

Law School Honors/Involvement

  • Battle of the Experts, National Mock Trial Competition (2021)
  • Catholic Lawyers Guild of Chicago
    • President & Founder, UIC Charter
  • Trial Advocacy and Dispute Resolution Program

Published Legal Writing

  • "Emojis and Other Forms of Communication in Appellate Decisions,” Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal, 54:2 (Spring 2019).