Nicholas F. Esposito

Nicholas F. Esposito

Burr Ridge, Illinois

Mr. Esposito is an experienced lawyer and counselor. He practices in the Illinois and out-of-state federal and state trial and appellate courts, as well as in arbitrations and mediations.

Nick's clients include large to smaller manufacturers, service providers, financial institutions and contractors.

Nick counsels clients in complex commercial litigation; partnership and shareholder disputes; white collar crime investigation and insurance claims arising from embezzlement or theft of money or property; commercial insurance coverage analysis and claims; breach of fiduciary duty claims; employment contracts; employment termination; ERISA claim defense; Title VII and ADA claims; and construction and mechanics lien claims.

Areas of Practice

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Partnership and Shareholder Disputes
  • White Collar Crime Investigation
  • Insurance Claims
  • Commercial Insurance Coverage Analysis and Claims
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims
  • Employment Contracts
  • Employment Termination
  • ERISA Claim Defense
  • Title VII and ADA Claims
  • Construction and Mechanics Lien Claims

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois


  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • Juris Doctor - 1974
  • Xavier University, Ohio
    • B.A. - 1971
    • Major: Economics

Honors and Awards

  • Rated by Super Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • United States District Court Northern District of Illinois Trial Bar, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Justinian Lawyers’ Society, Member
  • Illinois Supreme Court’s Board of Admissions Character and Fitness Committee
  • RML Specialty Hospital, Hinsdale, Illinois, Advisory board member
  • James Jordan Foundation Board
  • Western Springs, Illinois Zoning Board of Appeals, Village Board Trustee, Village Caucus Party Chair

Pro Bono Activities

  • Catholic Charities’ Big Shoulders Program