Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary, P.C.

Donald W. Devitt

Donald W. Devitt, Partner

Practice Concentration

Mr. Devitt practices primarily in the areas of transportation defense law and corporate and business transactions.


Donald W. Devitt has defended major highway accident cases including death, dismemberment, and other serious injury matters, in Cook County and other venues for over 20 years. As business counsel, he has experience in multi-million dollar corporate mergers and acquisitions.  Mr. Devitt is AV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest peer recognition for ethical standards and legal ability, recognized as a “Top Rated Lawyer in Transportation” by Martindale-Hubbell™ and American Lawyer Media, and was named to the BTI Client Service All-Stars 2016 list.


  • Loyola University of Chicago, B.A.
  • Loyola University of Chicago, J.D.


Bar Admissions
  • Illinois (1984)
Court Admissions
  • All Illinois state courts
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Illinois (including trial bar)
  • Chicago Bar Association
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