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Carl F. Piazza, Esq.

Class of 1963


My brother, Carl F. Piazza, graduated from OPRF in 1963. He continued on to DePaul University to graduate with a major in law. He then graduated from Chicago-Kent Law School earning his law degree and title "CARL F.PIAZZA, ESQ"-Attorney at Law.
He initially went to work for a well known law firm in Chicago. He also worked as Assistant States Attorney & later was hired by Mayor Richard J. Daley as the Mayor's Assistant in City Hall. He continued his career there for many years while still working in private practice.
Later, around 1976, he moved to Las Vegas, Nevada & started his practice with a well known Las Vegas attorney as partner in the firm. During his career here in Nevada he ran for public office for FAMILY COURT JUDGE. He is a prominent member of the ITALIAN-AMERICAN SOCIETY, as well as being on many other committees. He later opened his private law office doing Personal Injury Law, Divorce Law and Grandparent's Law. He fights for children's rights as well as grandparents rights. Carl has worked with many well-known political figures and celebrities both in Chicago and Las Vegas through the years.
Carl is married and has two children, a daughter, Taylor and a son, Nikolas. He has been an excellent role model to my boys'. He helped me raise them. My one son is practing law, my second son works in a law office, my youngest son is the Manager of a well known sports memorabilia company at the Rio Hotel and Ceasar's Palace Hotel.
Carl has become one of the most well-known and highly respected attorneys here in Las Vegas in the 30+ years he has been in practice.
As his sister, I am proud of all his lifetime achievements & proud to call him
"My Brother " and "My Attorney."

(Patti Piazza-Parker, class of 1967)

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