SALVI IN THE COMMUNITY
The lawyers of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. are committed to helping others. We do it everyday in the service we provide to our clients. We also go beyond our practice and lend a helping hand to our neighbors through a broad range of Chicago and Lake County community events.
We have volunteered for projects such as the Lake County Bar Association’s “Ask a Lawyer” event and helped to raise funds for organizations that provide vital legal assistance to our area’s low-income residents such as the Chicago Legal Clinic and Prairie State Legal Services.
Our firm has also sponsored an annual scholarship contest, acted as judges in mock trial competitions and served as panelists and featured speakers at legal education seminars.
We are also highly involved with the Michael Matters Foundation, which assists families dealing with brain cancer, and with the Concussion Legacy Foundation, which assists traumatic brain injury victims.
On Saturday, October 8, 2016, Kendra Scott Jewelry will host a give back night for Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard client Tierney Darden.
Tierney Darden, an aspiring dancer, was 24-years-old when she was paralyzed when a bus shelter at O’Hare International Airport collapsed on her.
Kendra Scott’s event coordinator read about Tierney’s accident and wanted to host and event for her. During the “Kendra Gives Back to Tierney Darden” event, 20 percent of all proceeds of in store and phone orders will be donated to Tierney Darden’s Recovery Fund. Please note that online orders will not be included in this event.
Tierney has customized a piece of jewelry named “The Tierney” that will be for sale at the event. Drinks and snacks will be provided. Below are more details on the event.
Date: Saturday, October 8
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.
Contact: Marcie Mangan, email@example.com or (312) 372-1227
CHICAGO – On Friday, September 30, 2016, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard will support boxer Mike Lee in his fight at the UIC Forum.
Lee started his athletic career as a linebacker at Benet Academy in Wheaton, Ill., and took up boxing the summer following his senior year of high school. Lee first stepped into the ring as a competitive boxer at the University of Notre Dame. While at Notre Dame, Lee was a three Bengal Bouts champion.
On Sept. 30, Lee will step into the ring for two televised matches at the UIC Forum. The event kicks off at 7 p.m. Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard will be at the event to support Lee.
ROSEMONT, Ill. – On Saturday, October 8, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard will sponsor the Keep On Keeping On Foundation’s 2016 Team KOKO Challenge.
The October 8 event takes place in Rosemont, Ill. and allows Team KOKO members to challenge themselves to achieve personal goals. The run is part of a several city initiative to raise $1 million for Team KOKO’s efforts.
Founded in 2007, the Keep on Keeping On Foundation is a nonprofit organization that assists those living with severe physical disabilities and educates and empowers others to make a difference in their community.
October 14, 2016 – On Friday, October 14, 2016, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard will sponsor the Illinois Bar Foundation’s 2016 Gala at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago.
The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. and feature a night of cocktails, auctions, dinner, dancing and music by the Ken Arlen Orchestra.
On Thursday, October 20, 2016, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard will sponsor the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois’ 2016 Top Women Lawyers In Leadership Awards.
The awards ceremony will be held at 5:30 p.m. at Hotel Allegro in Chicago.
The Top Women Lawyers In Leadership Awards emphasize the accomplishments and diverse backgrounds of women who are making major professional contributions through their service in a leadership role. Candidates for the award include elite women lawyers who have created growth in a given field and shown future potential, or gone beyond traditional mentoring to create new pathways.
Click here to learn more about the Women’s Bar Association and the Top Women Lawyers in Leadership.
On Friday, October 21, 2016, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard will sponsor A Safe Place’s 7th annual Break the Silence… Unmask the Violence Gala.
The event will take place at the DoubleTree by Hilton Libertyville-Mundelein from 6:30 p.m. until 11 p.m. and will feature a night of cocktails, dinner, live entertainment, and auctions. More than 250 people are expected to attend. WGN-TV’s Jackie Bange will emcee the event.
A Safe Place is the leading advocate for eliminating domestic violence in northern Illinois and provides information and training about domestic violence to students, professionals and the general community.
MUNDELEIN, Ill. – On Tuesday, October 25, 2016, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, P.C. Partner Jennifer Ashley will be honored as a recipient of the Women of Distinction Award.
This year’s event marks the fourth annual Women of Distinction awards luncheon and takes place from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Double Tree by Hilton, 510 E. Route 83 in Mundelein. At the event, winners will be honored and have a chance to share their stories with other local women.
The Women of Distinction Award is given to women who have made a difference in Lake County and who are seen as role models and leaders in their field and communities. Nominees are chosen by a panel of five women.
On Monday, September 26, 2016, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard will sponsor the Committee for Retention of Judges in Cook County’s 2016 Reception.
The event will take place from 5 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at the Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington St.
For more information or if you have any questions, please call (312) 854-8018 or click here.
On Friday, September 23, 2016, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard’s Chief Operating Officer, TJ Saye, gave a speech at PILMMA’s 2016 Marketing and Management Super Summit.
This year’s event took place from September 21 until September 24 at the GranD America Hotel in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Saye’s speech concentrated on knowing when and how to hire. The speech, titled “Hiring, Firing and Everything In-Between: Creating an Exceptional Law Firm Marketing Team,” provided lawyers with a unique opportunity to think more deeply about this critical area of law firm management—using the lessons provided to improve their hiring skill set, strengthen their support team, and ultimately increase their efficiency and profitability.
On Monday, September 19, 2016, attorneys from Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard will attend ITLA’s Cook County Judicial and Legislative Reception at the Union League Club.
The event will take place from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m.
On Thursday, September 16, 2016, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard will take part in the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association’s Northern Illinois Golf Outing.
The event will take place from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Harborside International Golf Center in Chicago. Click here for more information on the outing.
FEATURED STORY: LAWYERS LEND-A- HAND TO YOUTH
The law firm of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. was proud to serve as a sponsor of the Lawyers Lend-a- Hand to Youth annual Spring Awards Dinner on May 4, 2016, at the Four Seasons Hotel. The event served as a celebration of the positive impact of the organization, which connectsmembers of the Chicago legal community with organizations that provide mentoring andtutoring to at-risk youths. Through the years, Lawyers Lend-a- Hand to Youth has impacted the lives of more than 1,000 children in Chicago. Read more.