Michael V. Favia

Michael V Favia

Illinois health care attorney Michael V. Favia is the principal lawyer for Illinois Professional Licensing Consultants and current counsel to Quintarios, Prieto, Wood & Boyer an administrative litigation law firm.

He combines the valuable knowledge acquired during his many years of service as Chief Attorney with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (IDPR – now IDFPR), with decades of experience as an Illinois health care and professional licensing attorney to provide his professional clients with the very best legal representation.

Due to his extensive experience as an Illinois professional licensing attorney, he is frequently retained by other law firms to assist in their representation of professional licensing clients.

Attorney Michael Favia works in conjunction with the highly skilled team of litigators, experts and investigators associated with Illinois Professional Licensing Consultants  to obtain maximum results for each client.

A highly skilled Chicago lawyer with 25 years of experience, Attorney Favia has been designated as a “Leading Attorney” by his peers – an honor he has enjoyed for many years.

He also serves his peers and clients by writing and lecturing extensively on topics of concern to Illinois prefessional groups. The below list of lectures and publications provides insight into his comprehensive knowledge as an Illinois professional licensing attorney.

Bar Admissions:
Illinois, 1982;
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1982;
U.S. Supreme Court, 1994

J.D., John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, 1982;
B.B.A. in Management, Loyola University, 1978

Certified Arbitrator (retired)

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Illinois State Bar Association Cook County District AssemblyMember, Tort Law Section Council
Illinois State Bar Association, Health Law Section Council
Illinois State Bar Association, Inter-Professional Cooperation, Past Chair
Illinois State Bar Association, Voluntary Fee Arbitration, Past Chair
Illinois State Bar Association, Business Advise and Financial Planning
Chicago Bar Association, Committee: Medical-Legal Relations, Healthcare (retired)
Chicago Bar Association, Committee on Insurance
Justinian Society of Lawyers Past President, Executive Committee
Advocates Society, Member
The John Marshall Law School Alumni Association Board of Directors (Treasurer)
The Government Bar Association
The Northwestern Business College Advisory Board (retired)
International Association of Board Examiners in Optometry Counsel
Illinois College of Optometry, Board of Trustees – Secretary of the Board
Association of American Physicians and Surgeons Advisor
Illinois Police Association Associate Member
Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans Member, Executive Committee (retired)
National Italian American Bar Association Member
Hispanic Service Corporation of America (Past President)
Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Member
Italian American Political Coalition Board of Directors
Outstanding Lawyers of America
Political and Community Affairs – Fiore Italian Radio Program Director (retired)
Presidential Search Committee for the Illinois Eye Institute/Illinois College of Optometry, 2002 Member
Medical Malpractice Task Force – Illinois Eye Institute Member
City of Northbrook Safety Commission Commissioner
Anawis, Favia & Sohn, LLC MD/JD Health Care Consultants, Partner

Past Employment Positions:
Illinois Department of Professional Regulations, Chief of Prosecutions
Illinois Attorney General
Chicago City Council
Nottingham & Piggott, PC Attorney
Amari & Locallo, of Counsel
State Farm Insurance Company