Mr. DiFranco began his career as a Cook County Assistant State's Attorney, rising through the ranks to become a Felony Trial Attorney. In 1994, he founded the law firm of DiFranco & Associates, P.C., since then he has established himself as one of the premier criminal and personal injury attorneys in Northern Cook County.

As a personal injury lawyer Mr. DiFranco has earned a lifetime position in the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum based on awards he has won for his clients. Some of those cases include:

  • $11.2 million jury verdict in Prado v. City of Evanston
  • $5.2 million jury verdict in Abruzzo v. City of Park Ridge
  • $1.5 million jury verdict in Bojalad v. Parliament Enterprise
  • $1.17 million jury verdict in Meadors v. Borg Warner, Protective Services, Corp.

Mr. DiFranco's years of experience in felony, misdemeanor and personal injury trials provides the competency and skill needed in criminal defense and personal injury cases.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Traffic Violations

Bar Admissions

Illinois, 1988


Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent

J.D., College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 1987

B.A., Loyola University, 1984