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Michael F Carroll

Michael F Carroll

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Litigation, Residential

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About Me

Sole practitioner at The Law Offices of Michael F. Carroll, with offices in Lockport and Orland Park, IL.  Previously partner in the Orland Park law firm of Carroll & Truesdale, P.C. Past (2007-2008) President of the Southwest Bar Association. Member of the Will County Bar Association. Past-President and Past-Secretary of the Orland Park Lions Club and Charter Member of the Orland Park Law Enforcement Organization. Former police officer. Practice concentrated in the areas of Criminal/Traffic/DUI Defense, Commercial & Residential Real Estate Matters & General Litigation.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Residential: 20%
  2. Litigation: 20%
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 20%
  4. DUI & DWI: 20%
  5. Criminal Defense: 20%



Free Consultation (15 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Michael. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Eugene Anthony Fimbianti

    Michael Carroll is a terrifically skillful and experienced attorney. I have worked closely with him in the past and have found that his experience as a police officer gives him a unique insight into the representation of his clients. His professionalism was first rate. I highly recommend him.


    Eugene Fimbianti DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Law Office of Michael F. Carroll

800 S. State St.
2nd Floor, Suite 1
Lockport, IL, 60441


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199505/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Melvin Jones FellowshipLions Clubs International Foundation2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Sole PractitionerThe Law Offices of Michael F. Carroll2008 - Present
PartnerCarroll & Truesdale, PC2005 - 2008
Sole PractitionerLaw Office of Michael F. Carroll2002 - 2005
AssociateBeranek & DeWilkins1998 - 2002
Sole PractitionerLaw Office of Michael F. Carroll1995 - 1998

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Will County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Southwest Bar AssociationPast-President1998 - Present
Orland Park Lions ClubPast-President1997 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
Orland Park Law Enforcement OrganizationCharter Member1995 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Fire District v. Fire DistrictSuccessful trial -- the referendum was placed on the ballot.
Roofing Contractor v. HomeownerSuccessfully defended the homeowner.
People v. Young ladyDefendant found not guilty. The Court found the evidence of prior harassment credible

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Northern Illinois University, DeKalbCommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Northern Illinois University, DeKalbPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1985

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Southwest Bar Association CLE WeekReal Estate Contract Comparison and Review2010