Our Team Takes On Tough Cases – And Wins

At The Oppenheimer Firm, our lawyers are dedicated to holding the powerful accountable for taking advantage of the powerless.

Michael D. Oppenheimer
  From Our Offices In Chicago, Our Team Defends Clients Throughout Illinois And Nationwide  From Our Offices In Chicago, Our Team Defends Clients Throughout Illinois And Nationwide  From Our Offices In Chicago, Our Team Defends Clients Throughout Illinois And Nationwide  From Our Offices In Chicago, Our Team Defends Clients Throughout Illinois And Nationwide  From Our Offices In Chicago, Our Team Defends Clients Throughout Illinois And Nationwide  From Our Offices In Chicago, Our Team Defends Clients Throughout Illinois And Nationwide

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Attorney Michael Oppenheimer Aides in attaining $50 million settlement for “Marquette Park Four”

“The City’s willingness to settle this matter restores some measure of faith in the system and the belief that justice can be achieved through perseverance and unwavering commitment.” – Michael Oppenheimer

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Our Verdicts & Settlements

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Police shootings, police brutality and other misconduct continues to plague our country. When the people responsible for upholding the U.S. Constitution are the ones who are violating your rights, we are your aggressive advocates in the fight for justice. With decades of experience representing clients in Chicago and throughout Illinois, we are proven trial lawyers who have secured tens of millions of dollars in recovery for our clients.

$40 million Dixmoor 5 Five men wrongfully convicted of rape and murder in the infamous “Dixmoor 5” case have agreed to settle their federal lawsuit against Illinois State Police for $40 million

$1 million Shot & Killed by police Chicago police was found liable in a federal civil case for the shooting death on an Englewood teen. The family was awarded $1 million in damages.

$6.65 million Police Misconduct The city of Chicago’s Finance Committee has granted preliminary approval to four settlements, collectively worth more than $6.65 million, to settle lawsuits alleging police misconduct.

Fighting For Justice One Case At A Time

From managing serious criminal defense charges to high-profile civil rights violation cases and personal injury concerns, you need an attorney whom you can rely on to provide personalized representation tailored to your situation. At The Oppenheimer Firm, our lawyers believe that it is their duty to vigorously defend your rights and make sure that your voice is heard.

Our firm’s founder, Michael Oppenheimer, has been included in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 list. He and our team work with highly skilled investigators and cutting-edge forensic experts who use the latest technology and creative legal strategies to fight for our clients.

Michael D. Oppenheimer

A Driving Force In Civil Rights Cases

Police shootings, police brutality and other misconduct continues to plague our country. When the people responsible for upholding the law are the ones who are violating your rights, we will be your aggressive advocates in your fight for justice.

A national leader in civil rights and criminal defense cases, attorney Oppenheimer and our team will provide the individual attention you deserve combined with the resources and reach that you might expect of lawyers at a large national firm. With over four decades of experience representing clients in Chicago and throughout Illinois and the United States, Mr. Oppenheimer is a proven trial lawyer who has secured tens of millions of dollars in recovery for clients.

Michael D. Oppenheimer And Jon Robert Neuleib

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