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Sosin, Arnold & Schoenbeck Ltd.
9501 W. 144th Place, Suite 205, Orland Park, IL 60462
Call Us708-448-8141

Margaret A. Manetti

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Senior Counsel

Margaret has been representing businesses in litigation and dispute resolution and real estate law for nearly 16 years. She has extensive experience handling both appeals and trial court actions. Margaret also counsels and negotiates alternative dispute resolutions. She has been recognized by Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, Crain’s Business, and the Illinois State Bar Association for her contributions to the legal community. Margaret serves as an officer, director, or member of a number of professional and non-for-profit organizations. She received her juris doctor and undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois.

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Bar Admissions:

  • Illinois, 2005
  • Wisconsin, 2017
  • Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States


  • University of Illinois College of Law, Champaign, Illinois, Juris Doctor, May 2005
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, May 2002, A.B. English; History

Past Employment Positions:

  • Codilis & Associates, P.C., Burr Ridge, Illinois

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Illinois State Bar Association
    • Secretary, Commercial Bank, Collections & Bankruptcy Section Council, 2021-2022
    • Appointed member of Construction Law Section Council, 2021-2022
    • Appointed member of Commercial Banking, Collections & Bankruptcy Section Council, 2016-2020
    • Appointed committee member of Women & the Law , 2016-2020
  • Women’s Bar Association of Illinois
    • Director 2017-2020
    • 2019 Annual Dinner co-chair
    • Membership Committee co-chair, 2018-2019, 2017-2018
    • Legally Moms Committee Board Liaison 2018-2019, co-chair 2017-2018
    • Judicial Evaluation Committee, member 2016-2019
    • Top Women Leaders Award Committee co-chair 2017
    • Access to Justice/Community Outreach Committee, member 2016-2017
    • Leadership Institute, member 2015-2016
    • Judicial Reception Committee, member 2015-2016
    • Mentor 2016-2019
  • Chicago Bar Association
    • Commercial Litigation Practice Group, member 2015-2019
    • Alliance for Women, member 2015-2019
  • Appellate Lawyers Association, member 2017-2020
  • Catholic Lawyers Guild of Chicago 2019-2020
  • St. Raphael Catholic School Board Secretary 2018-2021
  • Professional Women’s Club of Chicago, member 2018-2021
  • Capital Strategies Women’s Forum, member 2017-2018
  • Exclusive Professional Networking Group, alumni 2018, member 2017
  • Glassceiling and Entertain2Educate, Advisory Board Member 2018
  • The Cara Program, Member of the Associate Board of Directors 2017-2018
  • Illinois Legal Aid Online, member of Host Committee for Annual Benefit 2017, 2018

Honors and Awards

  • Chicago Daily Law Bulletin 40 Under Forty, 2018
  • Crain’s Chicago Business Most Influential Women Lawyers in Chicago, 2017
  • Illinois State Bar Association 2017 Young Lawyer of the Year—Cook County

Published Works and Presentations

  • 2017 Unity Award Dinner & 15th Swearing-in of Bar Presidents Ceremony: A Celebration of Advocates for Diversity, Inclusion, and Unity, WBAI Winter Newsletter 2017-2018
  • FDCPA and Compliance Considerations in Post-Judgment Collections, Illinois Creditors Bar Association, 2017 Fall Seminar, Panelist
  • Networking Tips for New Year, The Catalyst: Illinois State Bar Association, February 2017, Vol. 22, no. 4
  • Top Women Lawyer’s In Leadership Reception, WBAI Winter Newsletter 2016-2017
  • Interview with Judge Clare J. Quish, The Catalyst: Illinois State Bar Association, October 2016, Vol. 22, no. 2
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