Azam Nizamuddin is Managing Partner with Martoccio and Martoccio, a law firm in Hinsdale, IL where he practices family law, personal injury, and real estate. Before joining the law Office of Martoccio & Martoccio, Mr. Nizamuddin served as a trial lawyer and litigator for 18 years for D’Ancona & Pflaum, Regas, Frezados and Harp, and as a solo, advising companies and individuals in the areas of general liability, commercial litigation, shareholder disputes, real estate, employment law, and family law. Later he became General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Allied Asset Advisors and NAIT where he expanded his litigation experience into litigation strategy, commercial real estate, RLUIPA, and not-for-profit law.
He is a member of the DuPage County Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, the Association of Corporate Counsel, and the Muslim Bar Association. He is the former Chair of the Civil Law Section of the DCBA and the former Editor in Chief of the DCBA Journal, the Brief.
Mr. Nizamuddin has given CLE credit presentations for the DuPage County Bar Association on Piercing the Corporate Veil, Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace, and the Pitfalls of Employee Termination, and to the Circuit Court of Cook County on Cultural Issues in Custody Disputes.
Mr. Nizamuddin previously served as President of the MBA Chicago Board of Directors.