Joseph Garofalo

Joseph A. Garofalo is a founding partner in the law firm of Garofalo, Schreiber & Storm. He is one of Illinois’ Leading Lawyers (2006–20017) and Super Lawyers (2008-2017). A fellow of the College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers, he was named the Midwest Region’s Workers’ Compensation Attorney of the Year in 2014 by Old Republic Construction Program Group. He is the author of “Chicago Law: A Trial Lawyer’s Journey,” “Tales from Healdsburg: A Story of Self Awakening” and “Recipe for Success: The Key Ingredients for Living Successfully” all of which are available on

How Fra Noi helped me find my family

Having lost his father, first to divorce and then to an early death, Joseph Garofalo’s life was transformed when a Fra Noi profile led him to his extended family by his Dad’s second marriage. During the past year, I was reunited with my long lost family as a result of an article Leonard Amari wrote about me that was published in Fra Noi. The following describes how this happened. My parents were divorced when I was a baby. My mother and her parents raised me. My father, Denphon (“Danny”) remarried and had three more sons, my half-brothers, Mark, Chris, and …

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