Steven J. Rizzi, Partner
Steve has 25 years of trial and appellate experience. He has tried a wide range of personal injury actions before juries in State and Federal Courts. He has also argued cases and been lead counsel in appeals in the Appellate Court. Prior to joining Meyers & Flowers, Steve was the managing partner of Weinberg & Rizzi for over a decade.
Steve Rizzi is well-known and respected throughout the Chicago legal community. He is a past President of Chicago’s Jewish Bar Association-The Decalogue Society of Lawyers; he has served 9 years in leadership position in the Illinois State Bar Association as a member of the Assembly; he is active in the Chicago Bar Association and is a past chair of the Tort Litigation Committee as well as the Civil Practice Committee; Steve currently serves on the Board of Governors of the West Suburban Bar Association; and he currently serves on the Legislative Committee of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association.
Steve has a strong commitment to helping members of society who are going through difficult times. Besides representing injured individuals and families who have lost loved ones in personal injury actions, Steve has successfully represented clients on a Pro-Bono basis in criminal matters in the Appellate Court and the Juvenile Justice System. Steve is also a volunteer at the Cabrini Green Legal Aid.