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Matt Fakhoury

Matt Fakhoury

Practice areas:

Expungement, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI

About Me

The Law Offices of M. Fakhoury is a Chicago based Criminal Defense Firm with offices in Schaumburg and Skokie, IL.  Attorney Matt Fakhoury represents clients in the greater Chicago metro area who seek the aggressive defense and knowledge of a former prosecutor.  The Law Offices of M. Fakhoury defends clients charged with Felony, Misdemeanor, DUI and Traffic offenses.  In addition, XpungeChicago is a Division of the firm that concentrates on Criminal Record Clearing. Matt Fakhoury is also an adjunct professor at DePaul University where he teaches undergraduate law courses. Please visit or  


Languages Spoken: English, Arabic

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. DUI & DWI: 33%
    10 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 33%
    10 years
  3. Expungement: 33%
    10 years



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

22 total 

  • Stavri Vako Esq.

    Matt is a highly skilled criminal attorney. His experience gives him the ability to handle many different criminal matters. He is one of the most professional and ethical lawyers that I know. I do not hesitate to endorse this lawyer.


    Stavri Vako Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Chloe Anne Schor

    I endorse this lawyer. While I was still in the Cook County State's Attorney's Office, I had many opportunities to observe Matt advocate for his clients as opposing counsel. He is professional, knowledgeable, and passionate. I have also seen first-hand how meticulous he is in his work. He always does everything he can for each and every one of his clients to ensure the best possible outcome.


    Chloe Schor DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

XpungeChicago - A Division of the Law Offices of M. Fakhoury

10024 Skokie Blvd
Suite 210
Skokie, IL, 60077

Law Offices of M. Fakhoury

111 W. Jackson
Suite 1700
Chicago, IL, 60604

Law Offices of M. Fakhoury

1600 E. Golf Rd.
Suite 1200
Rolling Meadows, IL, 60008




ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200508/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Trial Advocacy TeamSaint Louis University School of Law2005
Academic Excellence Award: Criminal ProcedureSaint Louis University School of Law2005
Academic Excellence Award: Secured TransactionsSaint Louis University School of Law2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Administrative Law JudgeCity of Chicago Department of Administrative Hearings2011 - 2012
Attorney at LawLaw Offices of M. Fakhoury2011 - Present
ProfessorDePaul University2007 - Present
Criminal ProsecutorCook County State's Attorney's Office2006 - 2011
Law ClerkSt. Louis City Circuit Attorney's Office2003 - 2003


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Chicago Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Arab-American Bar Association of IllinoisCorresponding Secretary2005 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Attempt MurderDismissed
Theft - Not GuiltyNot Guilty

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Saint Louis University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
DePaul UniversityCommerceBS - Bachelor of Science2002

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationExpungements & Sealings2014
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationExpungement CLE2013
Law School Admissions and Criminal Record ClearingCriminal Record Clearing2012
DePaul UniversityLaw School Admission2011
Hate Crimes Awareness WorkshopHate Crimes2010
Hate Crimes Awareness WorkshopHate Crimes2009