Mr. Zummo focuses his practice on representing financial institutions and other corporate clients in a wide range of litigation and workout and restructuring matters throughout the United States.
Mr. Zummo has significant experience: defending securities fraud and common law fraud matters; enforcing commercial lending agreements; prosecuting civil fraud and conspiracy claims against defaulting commercial borrowers and their principals; defending class action consumer fraud matters; handling formal and informal government investigations; representing creditors in bankruptcy main cases, bankruptcy adversary proceedings, and state court insolvency proceedings; defending lender liability claims; negotiating workouts and restructurings; and handling UCC sales.
Mr. Zummo has experience in all aspects of litigation, appeals and post-judgment proceedings, including over 20 bench and jury trials. Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Zummo served as a Judge Advocate in the United States Navy and a Special Assistant US Attorney in the Central District of California. Mr. Zummo was recognized as an Illinois Super Lawyer 2012 - 2016, and as an Illinois Leading Lawyer 2014 - 2017.