A Renowned Criminal Defense Law Firm

Damon CheronisAt the Law Offices of Damon M. Cheronis in Chicago, our reputation for success in criminal defense cases is known not only in the Chicagoland area, but nationwide.

Our founding attorney, Damon M. Cheronis, is licensed to practice law in Illinois state and federal court. He has also been admitted pro hac vice or has handled cases in: Arizona, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Texas, North Carolina and Wisconsin. He has been involved in many groundbreaking and precedent-setting cases, including U.S.A. v. Calabrese, also known as the Family Secrets trial, where he represented Anthony Doyle; U.S.A. v. Sarno, where he along with attorney Marc Martin represented Mark Polchan; and U.S.A. v. Rod Blagojevich II.

He has received numerous honors and awards, such as being included in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in the country in 2012 through 2016. He was named as one of the Top 40 Lawyers under the age of 40 by The National Trial Lawyers. In 2008, 2009 and 2010, he was included in the Rising Stars list in the area of criminal defense in Super Lawyers in conjunction with Chicago Magazine. This honor is based on peer review and is bestowed upon a mere 2.5 percent of Illinois attorneys.

Regardless of what crime you have been accused of, you can be confident knowing you have experience on your side when you choose our law firm. To learn more about Damon M. Cheronis and the other lawyers at our law firm, follow the links below:

Fighting Criminal Charges Every Step Of The Way

The Law Offices of Damon M. Cheronis is dedicated exclusively to the practice of criminal defense. What makes our firm unique is our resolve to fight every step of the way for our clients to seek the best possible result on their behalf.

While some firms may run a high-volume practice where an emphasis is placed on plea agreements, we take a limited number of cases and are known for our skilled trial advocacy. While we always keep the lines of communication with the prosecution open to determine if a favorable plea is available, we are not afraid to take a case to trial if necessary to protect the rights and interests of a client.

Learn More In A Consultation

Would you like to learn more about our law firm and how we can help you fight a criminal charge? We offer a initial consultation, which is your opportunity to ask us questions and get our insight into your options for moving forward. Our experience enables us to take on even the most serious criminal defense cases, including those involving complex white collar crimes and violent crimes like homicide.

Call 312-386-7033 or email to schedule a initial consultation.