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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 a Masters 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 handles matters relating to personal injuries, contracts, and employment law.

Mario is an active member of the Will County and Illinois State Bar Associations. He remains a private music instructor throughout the Chicago area.



Effective Representation

Handled my case effectively. Mario was professional and explained in detail process as it was unfolding.

Compassionate Representation

Mario Carlasare has been amazing while handling my case. His diligence, preparation, and personal concern has had a calming effect for me during this very difficult time.

While the Governor has issued a shelter in place order, that does not apply to legal services, which are considered essential services. Our office remains open but we are continuing to limit services to phone and video conference support at this time. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at 815-730-1977. We are here to help!