​Fred M. Morelli, Jr.


Fred  Morelli obtained his undergraduate and law degrees from the University  of Notre Dame.  In his distinguished career Fred has been a prosecutor  in the Cook County State's Attorneys Office, a public defender in Kane  County, and an associate judge in Kane County (1976-1981).  In private  practice Fred has tried over 200 jury trials and over a 1000 bench  trials.  He has practiced in the federal court system throughout the  country, from California to New York and Texas to Wisconsin, is a member  of the federal trial bar and is admitted to practice in the U.S. Tax  Court.  He has also argued many cases in the federal appellate courts  and throughout the Illinois appellate system, including seven cases  before the Illinois Supreme Court.  He has represented clients in  numerous civil cases in state and federal court and before the Illinois  Liquor Control Commission, the Illinois Department of Registration and  Regulation, and multiple Police and Fire Boards.  Fred prides himself  that in his law firm the client always comes first.

Nischal Raval


Nischal  Raval has practiced with Fred Morelli for over fifteen years.  He is a  graduate of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and the Northern  Illinois University College of Law.  In addition to working with Fred  on the high volume of criminal cases the firm handles, Nischal also  represents clients in various civil matters, including contract  disputes, administrative hearings, immigration, real  estate, and litigation in state and federal court. He has also handled  numerous civil and criminal appeals before the U.S. 7th Circuit and in  the Illinois Appellate Courts.