Also known as Dan Mcdevitt

Daniel J. Mcdevitt

Daniel J. Mcdevitt

Personal Injury Lawyer
Chicago, IL




No Misconduct



About Me

Daniel J. McDevitt joined the Law Offices of John Dwyer in 1996. He attended DePaul University College of Law after graduating from the University of Iowa in 1993. He graduated from DePaul in 1996 and was licensed to practice in both Illinois State Courts and Illinois Federal Courts. Dan was also licensed to practice in Wisconsin in 2006. Dan represents clients who have suffered serious...

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Client Reviews

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Extremely Capable and Earnest

Posted by: a Personal Injury client about 3 years ago.

When a motorist with minimum insurance coverage hit me, I wasn't sure how to proceed with my insurance claim. I was referred to Dan by a friend who...

There's no going back..........

Posted by: Joe about 3 years ago.

Lawsuits are one and out. There is no going back. Dan handled a personal injury and premises liability case and kept me 100% apprised of any and all...
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Showing 2 of 6 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Daniel. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Heather Leigh Nelson
Heather Nelson

Chicago, IL

About 3 years ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I have defended several cases in which Dan has represented an injured party. Although this renders us as opponents, I have only high praise for Dan....
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1996 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/15/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2004 – present

Dwyer & McDevitt


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1996 J.D. in

DePaul University College of Law


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2011 2011 Rising Star

Publishers of Chicago Magazine


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2008- present Member

Million Dollar Advocates Forum

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2012 Chapter 1 Dram Shop Overview of Statute and Case Law

Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education

Speaking Engagements

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2011 The rights of pedestrians and bicyclists on the road

at You and the Law TV Program