Maryjo F. Pirages Reynolds

Employment and Labor Law
Estate Planning and Administration
Corporate and Business Law


Reynolds Maryjo F. Pirages

Maryjo Pirages is an associate attorney of the firm and a member of the Employment & Labor Law, Trusts & Estates, and Corporate & Business Groups. Maryjo counsels and represents employers in a range of employment matters, including statutory and administrative regulations compliance, contracts, and employee handbooks and policies. Maryjo’s goal is to work hand-in-hand with employers so that they may proactively implement and stay up-to-date with their policies in order to limit their liability and exposure. Additionally, she assists individuals and families in their estate planning and administration. She is a compassionate, detail-oriented advisor in order to ensure that her client’s desires and needs are understood and carried out. Finally, Maryjo’s practice also encompasses work in the business sector including, but not limited to, business formation and operation, commercial real estate transactions, and other corporate drafting needs.

University of Illinois JD (magna cum laude) 2012
University of Dayton BA (magna cum laude) 2009

State of Illinois 2012
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois 2013

Winnebago County Bar Association (former President of the Young Lawyers’ Association)
Illinois State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Community Foundation of Northern Illinois (Committee Member 2013-Present)
Rockford Area Crime Stoppers (Board of Directors 2013-2018)
Big Brothers Big Sisters (Mentor 2013-Present)
Next Rockford (Board of Directors 2014-Present; current President)
Transform Rockford (Volunteer 2014-Present)
Certified Arbitrator, 17th Judicial Circuit
Davis Park Task Force (Member 2018-Present)

Development Editor, University of Illinois Law Review
Served as Judicial Extern for the Honorable Wayne R. Andersen, United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Served as White House Intern, Office of Intergovernmental Affairs

HolmstromKennedyPC (2012-Present)