Paul R. Vella
Class of 1996
Vella & Lund
Paul R. Vella is an attorney with Vella & Lund P.C. in Rockford, Illinois. He focuses his practice on criminal defense of felonies, misdemeanors, and DUI. Prior to joining the firm in 1999, Vella was a Pubilc Defender in Winnebago County.
Vella graduated Cum Laude from NIU Law in 1996, where he won the Francis G. Mays Award for the highest overall grades in the area of criminal law. He is licensed to practice law in Illinois, Wisconsin, Federal Court, and the United States Supreme Court.