Say Hello To The Team
Anthony Cuda is a graduate of Northern Illinois University College of Law and received his Juris Doctor in 1980. He attended Elmhurst College in Illinois and received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1975. Anthony served as a Public Defender in Cook County before starting private practice in 1985. Anthony is a member of the Illinois Supreme Court and U.S. District Court of Illinois.
Anthony has been recognized as a Leading Lawyer, a distinction given to only the top 5% of all Illinois lawyers by the Leading Lawyers Network, for 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. In 2014 he was honored Top Lawyers in Illinois Highest Ethical Standards & professional excellence, as listed in The Legal Network 2014. Anthony has consistently achieved the highest possible rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory from 2013 through 2018. Anthony was awarded “Chicago’s Top Rated Lawyers” by ALM/Martindale Hubbell legal leaders for 2014 and 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Anthony Cuda is a member of several Professional Affiliations:
- American Association for Justice (AAJ)
- American Bar Association (ABA), Political Action Committee
- Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA),
- Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA)
- Chicago Bar Association (CBA)
- DuPage County Bar Association (DCBA)
- Justinian Society of Lawyers
- West Suburban Bar Association (WSBA)
- Working Forward
- Worker’s Injury Law and Advocacy Group (WILG)
- Workers Compensation Lawyers Association (WCLA)
Phone: (708) 383-4900
Adriana Preston, J.D.
Joined our firm as an associate in May 2017, prior to that Adriana was a clerk with the firm since 2014. Adriana also had an internship with the Chief Legal Counsel of the IRS in 2015. Adriana received her J.D. from DePaul University College of Law in 2016. She attended Loyola University Chicago where she received a Bachelor of Business Administration in 2013. Adriana’s law school accomplishments included being President of the Justinian Society for 2 years and she received the CALI Award of Excellence in Remedies. Adriana is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, the Illinois Bar Association, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and the Justinian Society of Lawyers.
Anthony D. Gattuso, J.D.
Anthony Gattuso joined the Cuda Law Offices after a 6 year career at the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office. As a Assistant State’s Attorney in the Criminal Prosections Bureau, Anthony litigated 10 jury trials to verdict and litagated over 400 combined bench trials and motions. Anthony brings his extensive trial expirence to the Cuda Law Office to ensure our clients they have a seasoned litagator to fight for them both inside and outside the courthouse. Anthony is a graduate of The John Marshall Law School and received his Juris Doctor in 2012. He attended Marquette University and graduated with a double major in Political Science and Criminology and Law Studies in 2009. Anthony is an active member of the Chicago Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, West Suburban Bar Association, Justinian Society of Lawyers, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Workers Compensation Lawyers Association and the Illinois Prosecutors Bar Association.
Has been with our firm since 1987 first as a paralegal, then to managing the firm. Lucia attended Elmhurst College where she received her Bachelor of Business Management degree in 1995. Using the skillset that was attained during her education and career, Lucia has been providing management services for Cuda Law Offices Ltd. for over 20 years. Lucia is a member of the Association for Legal Administrators.
Martin P. Foy