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Nicholas Zammuto

Rockford, IL

Joined Firm in 2023

With a focus on providing comprehensive legal services, Nick has earned recognition as a formidable legal talent, positioning him as one to watch in the industry.

  • Aggressive litigator
  • J.D., University of Iowa College of Law, cum laude
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Nicholas Zammuto

Attorney in Rockford, IL

Nick Zammuto, an associate attorney from his hometown and the firm's office in Rockford, IL, is committed to relentlessly pursuing justice and providing a one-stop shop for his clients' corporate law needs. His forward-thinking approach and experiences in the legal profession have positioned him as one to watch in the industry, with the ingenuity, acumen, and passion to reshape the law landscape.

After graduating from the Honors Program at Augustana College with a B.A. in political science and philosophy, Nick pursued his legal education at the University of Iowa College of Law, where he served as a writer and editor for the highly ranked Journal of Corporation Law. While in that role, he focused his writing and research on litigating problematic exclusions to life insurance policies. Upon entering the legal profession, he joined a reputable litigation firm in Eastern Iowa, focusing his practice on business matters, ranging from multi-million-dollar contract disputes to simple asset purchase agreements, and earning recognition as a formidable legal talent.

Beyond his professional achievements, Nick is committed to pro bono work and community engagement. He actively participates in initiatives to increase access to legal services for underprivileged individuals.



J.D., University of Iowa College of Law, cum laude

B.A. (Honors Program), Augustana College, B.A. Political Science and Philosophy, summa cum laude

Licensure(s) and Admission(s)

State Courts of Illinois

State Courts of Iowa

United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

DRI Organization of Defense Attorneys

Illinois State Bar Association

Iowa Defense Counsel Association

Iowa State Bar Association

Winnebago County Bar Association

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