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Miguel Angel Fernandez is a young, bilingual, intelligent, articulate, hard-working, Cuban-American attorney.  He is licensed to practice law in the states of Florida and Illinois and before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Miguel has practiced law in the State of Illinois for more than 9 years in the areas of insurance coverage, general civil litigation, medical malpractice litigation, probate, real estate, and e-discovery/document review. 


Miguel graduated with honors from the University of Florida in 2000 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and History.  He received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Chicago Law School in 2003.  While in law school, Miguel worked in the Criminal/Juvenile Justice Project at the Edwin F. Mandel Legal Aid Clinic, representing underprivileged youths who had been charged with criminal activity.


Practice Areas: Insurance coverage, civil litigation, medical malpractice litigation, probate, real estate, and e-discovery/document review.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Italian

Practice areas


  1. Real Estate: 98%
    6 years
  2. Estate Planning: 1%
    3 years
  3. Wills: 1%
    3 years

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  • Ian Sebastian Holzhauer

    Miguel and I worked together on a real estate transaction involving some unusual complexities. He is experienced in this area, very familiar with the process, and helped smooth the transaction. I endorse him!


    Ian Holzhauer Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

The Gil Law Group, P.C.

605 N. Broadway Ave.
Aurora, IL, 60505


FLMember in Good Standing200906/19/2016
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200305/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyThe Gil Law Group, P.C.2013 - Present
PresidentM. A. Fernandez, Esq.2007 - 2013
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/A2013 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Chicago Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of FloridaPolitical Science & HistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Christopher Columbus High SchoolN/AH. S. Diploma1996