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The Law Offices of M. Fakhoury is a Chicago based Criminal Defense Firm with offices in Chicago, Skokie, and Rolling Meadows, 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 ILDefense.com or XpungeChicago.com.  

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Languages spoken: English, Arabic

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. DUI & DWI: 25%
    11 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    11 years
  3. Expungement: 25%
    11 years
  4. Domestic Violence: 25%
    11 years

Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Cary Dohman

    Matt is one of the most well-respected and knowledgeable attorneys that I know. Not only does he fight tirelessly for his clients, but he is an excellent trial attorney. Matt is willing to go the extra mile for his clients and is always willing to lend a helping hand. I strongly endorse this lawyer.

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  • Anisa Lanette Jordan

    Mr. Fakhoury is well respected in the legal community and has a reputation for passionately advocating on behalf of his clients. As a opposing counsel he always conducts himself in a professional and respectful manner while still being an aggressive advocate on behalf of his clients. I endorse this lawyer.

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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

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200505/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
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
Attorney at LawLaw Offices of M. Fakhoury2011 - Present
ProfessorDePaul University2007 - Present
Administrative Law JudgeCity of Chicago Department of Administrative Hearings2011 - 2012
Criminal ProsecutorCook County State's Attorney's Office2006 - 2011
Law ClerkSt. Louis City Circuit Attorney's Office2003 - 2003
Associations
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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Education
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