We are a small law firm located in Rockford, IL that provides extensive personal service to clients throughout northern Illinois in both civil and criminal cases, in both state and federal courts. Our firm is committed to superior legal representation and service; this commitment is an integral part of the culture of our law offices. Founded in 1969 by Frank P. Vella, Jr., a recognized leader of legal services in the area, our legal team has 155 years of combined experience with which to handle your legal affairs. Our reputation for excellence has been recognized locally in being voted the Region's Best Law Firm 2010 by the Rockford Register Star. We have also received a Volunteer Service Award from a local non-profit legal services provider for our contributions to the community.