Helping good people through bad situations
Facing the reality of a criminal prosecution is frightening. Having the right lawyer makes all the difference. Simply put, Michael Cheronis is the right lawyer. As a former Chicago felony prosecutor and a seasoned defense attorney, Mr. Cheronis possesses the expertise and the experience necessary to provide exceptional counsel and the best possible results.
Communication is key throughout the criminal process. Keeping his clients informed of everything – from pre-trial negotiation with prosecutors through trial strategies and techniques – is the benchmark of Mr. Cheronis’ defense strategies. No one knows what happened, or didn’t happen, better than the accused client.
Using aggressive, effective pre-trial and trial strategies, Mr. Cheronis has successfully defended thousands of Illinois citizens charged with crimes. He represents clients charged with drug offenses, DUI, violent crimes, sex crimes, and white collar crimes. From the initiation of a criminal investigation through trial and sometimes beyond, Mr. Cheronis will personally handle each and every aspect of your matter.
Mr. Cheronis will work for and with you to establish a solid defense and protect your rights. Only with a creative and determined attorney like Mr. Cheronis can you be certain that your rights will be protected. He has obtained successful verdicts for his clients in hundreds of cases throughout Chicago and Cook County.
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2003||07/06/2019|
|Principal Attorney||Law Office of Micael D. Cheronis||2010 - Present|
|Assistant State's Attorney||Cook County State's Attorneys Office||2003 - 2010|
|Law Clerk||Schueler, Dallavo & Casieri, LLC||2002 - 2003|
|Law Clerk||Cook County State's Attorneys Office||2001 - 2003|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Chicago Bar Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|Fenwick Bar Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|State's Attorney Memo||DUI and the Fourth Amendment Overview||2004|
|Loyola Law Student's Magazine||The Personal Injury Attorney||2002|
|Loyola University School of Law||J.D.||2003|
|University of Illinois||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1998|
|Fenwick High School||N/A||1994|
|Trial Team||Trial Advocacy||2013|
|Trial Team||The Grand Jury||2012|
|DUI Primer Conference||DUI and the Fourth Amendment||2010|
|DUI Primer Conference||DUI||2009|
|People v. D.B||Charges dismissed.|
|G.G v. City of Blue Island||Financial settlement|
|People v. S.H.||Not Guilty|
|People of Ilinois v. D.D.||Not guilty after trial|
|People of Illinois v. N.M.||Charges dismissed. License returned.|
|People of Illinois v. D.F||Not Guilty. Client awarded settlement for excessive force by police|
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Thu Oct 03 2019
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