Valentine Austriaco & Bueschel, P.C.


  • WBE

Firm Size

  • 6-10

Willing to Act as Local Counsel

  • Yes

Seasoned attorneys Susan Valentine, Aurora Austriaco, and Lydia Bueschel formed VAB in 2016 as a women-owned law firm dedicated to providing cost-effective representation of its business and institutional clients. The firm’s practice areas include commercial litigation, internal investigations, employment matters, contract issues, bankruptcy, as well as all transactions related to real estate and title. VAB is certified women-owned and a member of the National Association for Minority and Women-Owned Law Firms.


Chicago, IL

105 West Adams, 35th Floor, Chicago, Illinois, 60603

Person of contact: Lydia Bueschel

Practice Areas

  • Aviation
  • Banking and Finance
    • Bankruptcy and Credit Restructuring and Workouts
    • Collections and Foreclosures
    • Litigation
  • Construction
    • Mechanics and Materials Lien Law
  • Corporate
    • Internal Investigations
  • Labor & Employment
    • Compliance
    • Drafting Employee Handbooks / Policies / Documents
    • Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
    • Investigations - Internal/Agency
    • Leave and Pay Acts (e.g. FLSA / FMLA / Service Contracts Act / Davis Bacon Act / Walsh-Healey)
    • Litigation
    • Regulators/Regulations (e.g. DOL, NLRB, OFCCP, OSHA, OWBPA, SOX,)
  • Litigation/Trials
    • Administrative
    • Corporate/Commercial (Shareholder Derivative Suits, Securities, FINRA, Antitrust, Banking, Bankruptcy, etc.)
    • Employment (HR, Discrimination, ERISA, Labor, Workers Comp, etc.)
    • Malpractice
    • Professional Liability
    • Real Estate
  • White Collar / Investigations
    • Whistleblower