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Michael O'Donnell

Michael O'Donnell

  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence...
  • Illinois
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Prior to opening the firm of the Law Office of Michael P. O'Donnell & Associates in 2014, Mike worked at the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office for over 11 years, handling all types of felony, misdemeanor and traffic cases. Prior to becoming a prosecutor, Mike served as a clerk at the State's Attorney office conducting motion writing and legal research. As an Assistant State's Attorney, he has prosecuted thousands of cases including traffic, domestic violence, financial crimes, narcotics, and violent crimes. Mike served in the Traffic, Misdemeanor, Juvenile and Felony Division. He has conducted hundreds of trials and hearings involving traffic offenses, DUI, theft and violent crimes. Mike has extensive experience in DUI cases, having served as the lead attorney in a DUI courtroom for three years and also prosecuting complex felony DUI cases including cases involving the testing for alcohol and drugs. He has also attended special training for prosecutors in DUI law. In addition to his courtroom experience, Mike has extensive experience working with law enforcement to prepare and review cases, drafting responses to clemency petitions and writing motions. Mike has extensive experience in law enforcement as a Military Police Officer in the United States Army Reserve. He is a graduate of two Army Military Police Officer courses and has conducted numerous investigations involving the loss of hundreds of thousand dollars of government property, accidents, use of force, and misappropriations of funds. He has deployed three times to a combat zone in Iraq and Afghanistan and has earned numerous awards including being twice awarded the Bronze Star Medal for service in a combat zone. He also was the commander of a police academy in Afghanistan that trained hundreds of Afghan police officers in law enforcement techniques, human rights and crime scene investigations.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Domestic Violence
  • Juvenile Law
  • White Collar Crime
Additional Practice Areas
  • Traffic Charges
  • Vacating Traffic Convictions
  • Ordinance Violations
  • Theft
  • Violent Crimes
  • Post Conviction Appeals and Clemency Proceedings
  • Expungements
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  • Free Consultation
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
Education
DePaul College of Law
J.D. (2001)
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
B.A. (1994) | Political Science
Awards
CLient's Choice in Criminal Defense
Avvo
Proclamation in Recognition of Community Service
DuPage Couty Board
Most Difficult Trial Award
DuPage County State's Attorney
Recognition of Military Service
Prosecutors Bar Association
2 Broze Star Awards
Military
Meritorious Service Medal
Military
Commendation Awards - 2
Army
Achievement Medal
Army
Service Medal
NATO
Iraq Campaign Medal
Military
Afghanistan Campaign Medal
Military
Global War On Terrorism Medal
Military
Professional Associations
Illinois State Bar
Member
Current
DuPage County Bar Association
Member
Current
Military Veteran
Current
Activities: 20 years of Reserve Service and 4 years of Active Duty
Army Reserves
75th Training Division
Current
Army Reserves (Past Assignment
Current
Activities: Provost Marshall, 416th Engineer Command, Darien, IL, 2015-2016 Executive Officer, 327th Military Police Battalion, Arlington Heights, IL, 2013-2015 Executive Officer, 327th Military Police Battalion, Arlington Heights, IL, 2012-2014 Officer in Charge, Bamyan Afghanistan Regional Training Center, Deployed to Afghanistan, 2012 Aide de Camp, Commander Task Force 134 Commander, Iraq, 2008 Operations Officer, 327th Military Police Battalion, Deployed to Iraq, 2008 Commander, 814th Military Police Company, Deployed to Iraq and Kuwait, 2003
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310 South County Farm Road, Suite F,
Wheaton, IL 60187
USA
Telephone: (630) 765-7365