admissions

​Illinois 

Missouri 

​U.S. District Court - Northern District of Illinois

Education​​

Washington University School of Law in St. Louis (J.D. 2008)

Tufts University (B.A. 2005)

Representative Cases


Attorney Stacey Vucko's experience includes the following: 


  • Obtained judgment in favor of licensed practical nurse against her former employer on claims including, but not limited to, pregnancy discrimination and failure to accommodate claims under Title VII and the ADA. 
  • Achieved multiple favorable settlements on behalf of clients for employment discrimination claims before the EEOC, IDHR and in federal court. 
  • Obtained Summary Judgment on behalf of a corporate client in defending a civil conspiracy case in Cook County following oral argument and briefing. 
  • Prosecuted a breach of contract claim against a physician and her clinic and obtained a favorable verdict following a bench trial in Cook County.
  • Defended a corporate client in employment discrimination litigation in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
  • Defended a corporate client in Cook County litigation involving a breach of contract claim. 
  • ​Prosecuted a legal malpractice case as second chair on behalf of plaintiff city against its former attorney and his law firm. The three-week, publicized jury trial involved an underlying federal False Claims Act complaint alleging that the city's fire department had falsely coded emergency ambulance bills to Medicare. 
  • ​Assisted with the successful prosecution of a breach of insurance contract claim for failure to pay on the insured's claim. 
  • Represented multiple plaintiffs against a vocational school in breach of contract, Illinois Consumer Fraud Act and Illinois Uniform Deceptive Trade Practices Act litigation. 
  • Defended a chiropractor and her clinic against Medicare fraud allegations in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. 
  • Obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of a client for a personal injury claim against defendant transit authority. 
  • Obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of a client for a personal injury claim arising out of a car accident. 







Presentations


  • "Pregnancy, Motherhood and Your Workplace Rights," presented at Family Time Magazine's Baby Expo, September 10, 2016, Palos Hills, Illinois

Stacey Vucko previously spent several years as an associate attorney at Hannafan & Hannafan, Ltd., a trial practice in Chicago. She has significant experience representing corporate and individual clients in all phases of complex litigation, including through trial verdict. ​She is devoted to providing effective, efficient representation, prompt client communication and individually-tailored legal services.  

Vucko Law is a workplace rights firm focused on serving women in the western suburbs. The firm's mission is to empower women in the workplace. By advising women of their workplace rights, Vucko Law seeks to provide them with the knowledge they need to assert their rights and to remedy harassing or discriminatory workplace environments. 


Vucko Law offers free initial consultations and evening and weekend hours. For more information or to schedule a free initial consultation, contact Stacey Vucko at (312) 522-2517

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professional Associations

Member, National Employment Lawyers Association, Illinois Chapter