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140 S. Dearborn Street, 6th Floor
Chicago, IL 60603

Direct Phone:  312.604.9125
Fax:  312.782.0943

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Practice Areas
Labor & Employment
J.D., University of Notre Dame Law School
B.A., University of Illinois, with honors

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Matthew T. DiCianni

Matt zealously represents his clients in court, devising complex and novel solutions on their behalf.

Matt focuses his practice on employment, insurance coverage, and business litigation, regularly appearing in court on behalf of employers, insurance companies, and businesses. Matt has experience in every aspect of litigation, handling cases from the pre-suit phase through trial and up to appeal. Matt is an aggressive advocate for his clients, doing what is necessary to obtain favorable outcomes. 

Matt also has considerable experience advising clients on a range of labor and employment issues. This includes advising clients on compliance with ERISA, the Fair Labor Standards Act, Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, and the Americans with Disabilities Act. Matt has also created affirmative action policies, advised clients on employment discrimination issues, and drafted non-compete agreements. Matt writes a weekly article on Ancel Glink’s labor and employment blog, The Workplace Report, where he discusses legal issues relevant to both employers and employees. 

Matt has also represented primary insurers, excess carriers, and insureds in a variety of complex insurance coverage matters. He has litigated a number of declaratory judgment actions, resolved disputes between primary and excess insurance carriers, and provided clients with coverage opinions. 

Honors & Awards

  • Senior Article Editor, Notre Dame Journal of Legislation
  • Dean's List, University of Illinois