Ms. Piccione joined Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, P.C. in 2015 and concentrates her practice in the areas of business law and litigation.
Ms. Piccione graduated Cum Laude from Loyola University Chicago School of Law in 2002 and began her legal career as a criminal prosecutor for the DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office.
At the state’s attorney’s office, she soon earned the 1st Chair Attorney position in charge of the Domestic Violence courtroom where one of her greatest achievements was successfully prosecuting a foster mother and Chicago public school teacher for severely abusing her developmentally disabled son whom the defendant had coached to testify on her behalf. After successfully trying hundreds of bench and jury trials in both the misdemeanor and felony divisions, she earned a Special Commendation Award for her service and left the Office to become an associate at a Chicago area law firm where she focused on business law and litigation, criminal defense, and family law.
As an associate, Ms. Piccione developed a passion for business law, with a focus on handling small businesses start-ups and helping small businesses to raise capital. In 2010, she co-founded and launched her own start-up company, which produces, markets and distributes “Hum,” a botanical liqueur. She became The Hum Spirits Company’s Chief Executive Officer in 2010 and served on the company’s Board of Managers.