mesothelioma attorneys

Our Legal team

The mesothelioma lawyers of Vogelzang Law dedicate themselves to representing victims throughout the country by offering a comprehensive, hands-on approach to the litigation process to ensure our clients receive the best possible outcomes for their cases.

Lead Counsel Nicholas Vogelzang

Nicholas Vogelzang

Lead Counsel
Nicholas Vogelzang has tried numerous asbestos lawsuits on behalf of families stricken with mesothelioma, in both Cook County and Madison County, Illinois. During one of his first trials on behalf of Roby Whittington in 2003, Mr. Vogelzang and his team received the most significant asbestos verdict in Illinois history at $250,000,000.
Wyatt Berkover - Attorney

Wyatt Berkover

After receiving his B.A in Political Science from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2012, Mr. Berkover graduated cum laude from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2016. Mr. Berkover is admitted to the Illinois State Bar and is a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the Chicago Bar Association, and the Illinois State Bar Association.
Michael Maienza - Attorney

Michael Maienza

Mr. Maienza earned his B.B.A. in Marketing from the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business in 2013. He received his Juris Doctor from the DePaul University College of Law in 2017 and served as a judicial external under the Hon. Michael T. Mullen in the Circuit Court of Cook County.

Nathaniel Wallace

Associate Attorney
Nathaniel Wallace joined Vogelzang Law in January 2019. After receiving his B.A. in Public Policy from Michigan State University, Mr. Wallace graduated from the Loyola University Chicago School of Law in 2017.
Sadie Grunewald - Associate Attorney

Sadie Grunewald

Associate Attorney
After receiving her B.A. in International Studies and Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Ms. Grunewald graduated cum laude from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2018 with a Certificate in Environmental and Energy Law.
Joseph Trunk - Associate Attorney

Joseph Trunk

Associate Attorney
Mr. Trunk earned his B.S. in Agricultural and Consumer Economics with a concentration in Public Policy and Law from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2016. He graduated with his Juris Doctor from the Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2019 with a Certificate in Intellectual Property Law.

Chloe Morrison

Associate Attorney
After receiving her Bachelor of Arts in International Business and graduating summa cum laude from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, Ms. Morrison attended Chicago-Kent College of Law.
Mirela Kopier - Public Relations

Mirela Kopier

Public Relations Manager/Union Liaison
As the PR Manager and Union Liaison for Vogelzang Law, Mirela Kopier oversees, coordinates, and manages all events the firm attends and hosts, from union golf outings to charitable activities.