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Tom F. Elsner

Tom F. Elsner

Family Law & Criminal Defense Attorney. Free Consultation!
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Traffic Tickets ...
  • Illinois
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Attorney Tom Elsner, Partner at Lafata Law LLC.

Tom received his undergraduate degree in business management at Arizona State University. Tom had found his calling for helping others attain what was just and right while working as a business manager. He then was admitted into law school at Northern Illinois University. While enrolled, Tom worked as a Clerk for the US District Court in Northern Illinois and as an intern with the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office.

Since graduating from law school, Tom went on to become an Assistant State's Attorney for DuPage County where Tom worked in the traffic, misdemeanor and felony divisions providing justice to victims and litigating a number of cases from indictment to trial.

Tom prosecuted all manner of cases including but not limited to, misdemeanor DUIs to Felony DUIs where injuries were involved, misdemeanor and felony batteries, thefts, burglaries and armed robberies.

While with the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office for over eight years, Tom handled a multitude of criminal cases & tried over one hundred cases to verdict.

Tom became Partner at Lafata Law LLC in 2023. He utilizes his experience as a former prosecutor to provide an invaluable opportunity for his clients to use his expertise as a trial attorney to zealously advocate for his clients inside and outside of court.

Practice Areas
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Traffic Tickets
Suspended License
Family Law
Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Supreme Court of Illinois
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Lafata Law LLC
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Assistant State Attorney
DuPage County
Law Clerk
US District Court, Northern Illinois
Arizona State University
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Northern Illinois University College of Law
J.D. (2015) | Law
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Professional Associations
State Bar of Illinois
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Websites & Blogs
Tom F. Elsner's Website Profile
Lafata Law LLC Website
Lafata Law LLC
Contact & Map
Lafata Law LLC
Wheaton Office
2100 Manchester Rd
Wheaton, IL 60187
Telephone: (630) 481-6633