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Michael J. Brennan

Michael J. Brennan

Former State's Attorney with 30 Years Experience
  • Personal Injury, Criminal Law, DUI & DWI ...
  • Illinois
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Michael J. Brennan has been a practicing Personal Injury and Criminal Defense trial lawyer since 1985. He graduated from John Marshall Law School with his Juris Doctorate and was an assistant state’s attorney on behalf of the People of the State of Illinois at the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office. He has had over 30 years of trial experience handling State and Federal Criminal Defense Matters and Personal Injury cases from motor vehicle accidents to workplace injuries. In 1996, he formed his own law firm, Michael J. Brennan Injury & Accident Lawyer, P.C. Michael’s aggressive dedication to his clients has proven effective, successfully earning over $10 million in settlements for his clients and numerous findings of not guilty on behalf of his criminal clients.

Practice Areas
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Civil Rights
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Discrimination, Employment, Fair Housing, Police Misconduct, Privacy Law
Insurance Claims
Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
Workers' Compensation
Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
Medical Malpractice
Birth Injury, Medical Misdiagnosis, Pharmacy Errors, Surgical Errors
Additional Practice Area
  • Car Accidents
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
    For injury cases there is no fee until you win
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • English: Spoken, Written
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Illinois State Bar Association
DePaul University
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The John Marshall Law School
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Professional Associations
Illinois Bar Association
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Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
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Websites & Blogs
Michael J Brennan, Injury & Accident Lawyer
Car Accident Lawyer
Legal Answers
2 Questions Answered
Q. Can I sue the hosts of a party if I was injured by another guest at their house?
A: Yes you maybe able to hold the hosts of the party liable for your injuries. It really depends on the facts and circumstances of the case. You should talk to a person injury attorney to find out all of your rights. My office as well as many other offices will offer a free consultation by phone or in person. I hope that helps.
Q. What is an IL store liability when one of their signage is knocked over by another customer injuring another customer?
A: Yes you have recourse against the store. There maybe a claim for negligence against the store since you made a report the day of the incident. You should speak with an attorney about your possible claim and my office will be happy to speak with you about your claim and there are no fees until you have a recovery. I hope that answered your question. Thank you
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Contact & Map
Michael J. Brennan Injury & Accident Lawyer
16521 S. 106th Court
Orland Park, IL 60467
Telephone: (708) 460-9300
Fax: (708) 349-8015
Michael J. Brennan Injury & Accident Lawyer
77 West Washington Suite 705
chicago, IL 60602
Telephone: (312) 379-9270