Anthony Vittiglio II

Anthony Vittiglio II

Troy, Michigan

Anthony Vittiglio II is a Principal Member of Deneweth, Dugan & Parfitt, P.C. and concentrates his legal practice on commercial transactions and litigation matters involving real estate, construction, surety, and general corporate affairs.

Anthony advises and counsels in all matters of real estate development, construction, financing, and leasehold interest, along with construction lien and surety bond matters.  He has particular experience in construction claims and defense involving site work, highway contractors, and complex equitable adjustment requests and change order disputes.  He has prosecuted and defended claims in arbitration, mediation, and civil litigation. In addition, he regularly practices in the areas of commercial contract disputes, partnership and shareholder disputes, non-competition and restrictive covenant litigation, loan work-outs, secured transactions, and routine collection matters.

Anthony has significant experience in appellate practice before the Michigan Court of Appeals and Michigan Supreme Court.  Representative appellate decisions include: (1) City of Romulus v Lanzo Construction Co, Court of Appeals Docket No. 274666; (2) Elmer’s Crane & Dozer v AWM Corporation, Court of Appeals Docket No. 278229; (3) McNabb v Dan’s Excavating, Court of Appeals Docket No. 315941; and (4) Hubbell Foley Properties v Williams & Williams II, Court of Appeals Docket No. 315759.


Areas of Practice

  • Construction Contracts and Claims, Lien and Bond
  • Real Estate Development and Financing
  • Commercial Litigation and Transactions
  • Arbitration/Mediation
  • Collection

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 2003
  • Florida, 2007
  • Pennsylvania, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan, 2005
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Michigan, 2003
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Michigan, 2005
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2011


  • Wayne State University Law School, Detroit, Michigan
    • J.D.
  • University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado
    • B.S.
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Finance
  • Brother Rice High School

Honors and Awards

  • Rated AV Preeminent Lawyer 2010 - Present
  • Rising Star, Michigan Super Lawyers 2010 - Present
  • U.S. News Best Lawyers 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • State Bar of Florida
  • State Bar of Pennsylvania
  • Oakland County Bar Association
  • Macomb County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law
  • Construction Division of the American Arbitration Association
  • State of Michigan Italian-American Bar Association
  • Warrior Bar Association
  • Case Evaluator, Oakland County Circuit Court
  • Case Evaluator, Macomb County Circuit Court
  • Michigan Infrastructure and Transportation Association


  • Phi Gamma Delta
  • Beta Kappa