Cheronis & Parente LLC

Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyers
with a Reputation for Results

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Knowing the
Stakes in a Criminal
Defense Case

If you have been accused, arrested or charged, you need an attorney with a proven track record of winning state and federal criminal cases.

At Cheronis & Parente LLC in Chicago, our goal is to limit your exposure to criminal penalties and the collateral consequences that come with having a criminal record. We will strive to achieve the best possible outcome in your case, whether that is the dismissal of charges, a “not guilty” verdict or a plea agreement that avoids a felony conviction.

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Dedicated To Criminal Defense

Our lawyers defend against a full spectrum of felony and misdemeanor offenses, including drug crimes and white collar crimes such as fraud and embezzlement.

We skillfully handle all phases of the criminal process from investigation to trial, and we encourage early intervention whenever possible. However, we are able to step in at any point in your criminal defense case.

Client Testimonials

Real Cases — Real People — Real Results

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Easy to work with – and hard to work against. A veteran of many high profile federal and state cases, clients are often surprised by how approachable they find Damon. But having seen him at trial dozens of times over the years, I can attest to his powerful motions practice, ability to conduct relentless cross-examinations, and give moving openings/closings. With personal and professional qualities that make him easy to work with – and hard to work against – anyone in need of a criminal defense attorney would be in great hands with Damon Cheronis.

Andy B. Chicago, IL

A lawyer who truly cares and listens to his clients. Damon, is a lawyer who truly cares and listens to his clients. He was totally prepared for the case so he was never surprised by the prosecutions evidence or arguments. He and was able to put the prosecutors in a defensive mode. He was by far the best attorney in the court room. I would highly recommend him to everyone.

John D. Chicago, IL

More than just and attorney! Very professional, always pays attention to detail and hungry to fight for his clients. The price I paid does come close to how hard he works. More than just and attorney! I definitely would recommend Damon to anyone I knew who needed a good attorney.

Ashley C. Chicago, IL