Matthew R. Custardo

Matthew R. Custardo

Lisle, Illinois
Matt has focused his practice on civil litigation, construction law, and general commercial law. He represents construction contractors, subcontractors, owners, sureties, and design professionals in litigation and non-litigation construction-related matters, including contract review and negotiation, project management, dispute and claim avoidance, and dispute resolution through mediation, arbitration, and litigation. His civil litigation practice includes representation of private companies and individuals in commercial disputes. Matt also represents individuals and private companies on matters related to commercial law, including contract formation and dispute resolution.

Areas of Practice

  • General Commercial Law
  • Construction Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Aviation Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2018
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2018


  • The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2017
  • Lewis University
    • B.S. - 2012
    • Major: Aviation Flight and Administration

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association; DuPage County Bar Association; Chicago Bar Association; Illinois State Bar Association , 2015 - Present
  • Chicago Bar Association - Construction Law and Mechanics Lien , Subcommittee Member, 2017 - Present
  • Chicago Bar Association, AIA Construction Contracts , Subcommittee Member , 2018 - Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association - Construction Law Section, Council Member, 2018 - Present
  • Chicago Area Business Aviation Association (CABAA) Member | 2008-2012, 2019 — Present
  • Chicago Bar Association, Aviation Law , Committee Member , 2018 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • West Suburban Community Food Pantry, Volunteer, Woodridge, IL, 2019 - Present


  • English (Primary)
  • Spanish