Mario P. Carlasare has gained extensive experience practicing in a variety of areas throughout the Chicago area. A native of Frankfort, Illinois, Mario attended Indiana University’s prestigious Jacobs School of Music where he studied with famed pedagogue Edmund Battersby and earned both Bachelors and Masters degrees in Piano Performance. After studying abroad, he served for three years as the Director of Marketing and Educational Outreach for the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra, the largest nonprofit in Chicago’s southland.
Mario earned his Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law. He became a lawyer because of his strong drive to tirelessly serve others through passionate advocacy. Today he focuses his practice primarily on employment law, contract disputes, business transactions, and commercial litigation. He has litigated in both State and Federal Courts, and is admitted to practice in the State of Illinois and United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
Mario remains active throughout the community. He serves on the Board of the Will County Center for Community Concerns, and is a member of the Will County and Illinois State Bar Associations. He continues to be a private music instructor throughout the Chicago area.