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Muniza Bawaney

Law First LLC
  • Business Law, Consumer Law, Estate Planning ...
  • Illinois
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Muniza Bawaney, Esq. is an Attorney at Law First LLC and primarily practices in the areas of personal injury, corporate and small business legal services, civil litigation, estate planning and real estate matters. Her goal is to achieve the best results for her clients and she succeeds in doing so. Some of Ms. Bawaney's most recent successes include reaching favorable cash settlements for her clients against adversaries such as General Mills, State Farm, Pekin Insurance, The Village of Skokie and the Steeple Hill Condominium Association. Ms. Bawaney holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and Business Administration summa cum laude from DePaul University, where she was elected to the Beta Gamma Sigma National Honor Society for Accredited Business Programs. She earned her Juris Doctorate degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law, graduating at the top 5% of her class with high honors and was further distinguished by being inducted into the Order of the Coif. Among other accomplishments, Ms. Bawaney won an award for preparing the Best Legal Marketing Plan by the Legal Marketing Association. She also received an award for having the highest grade in Securities Regulations. In 2005, Ms. Bawaney served as a judicial extern to the Honorable James F. Henry in the Commercial Law Division of the Circuit Court of Cook County. In 2006, she was featured in the American Bar Association's September issue of Student Lawyer Magazine. While in law school, Ms. Bawaney served on the Chicago-Kent Law Review and authored an article that was published in the Law Review. In 2007, Ms. Bawaney's article was favorably quoted and cited multiple times in a brief to the Supreme Court of the United States by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. In 2008, she was even recognized in author Ari L. Kaplan's book, The Opportunity Maker. Prior to joining Law First, Ms. Bawaney was an Associate Attorney at the prestigious big law firm of Jenner & Block LLP In Chicago, Illinois.

Practice Areas
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Consumer Law
    Class Action, Lemon Law
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Foreclosure Defense
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
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  • Corporate
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  • English: Spoken, Written
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Law First LLC
Law First LLC is an Illinois law firm that offers a variety of legal services. Please visit or call our office at 312-860-3755 for more information. Our Firm is equipped to represent you in a number of practice areas, including: Corporate Services, Business Advisory Services, Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Foreclosure Defense, Real Estate Law, Immigration Law and Estate Planning. Our Attorneys are skilled and accomplished professionals, who collectively bring to Law First knowledge, experience and a shared vision for providing effective and efficient legal solutions. Read our excellent reviews at We take our role as a trusted adviser to our clients very seriously. Whether we are developing a case strategy or negotiating the fine details of a business transaction, we work closely with you and tailor our efforts to ensure that your legal needs are met. Indeed, with a Law First Attorney, you get a strong advocate on your side. At the heart of everything we do at Law First is a set of core values that define who we are: We measure our achievements by the successes of our clients: when you succeed, we succeed. We demand professional excellence from our Attorneys. We provide each client with personal attention and individualized counsel. Law First LLC proudly serves a diverse client base in the city and suburbs, comprising of businesses and individuals. Our Firm has extended hours and also offers a convenient Online Legal Services option for certain legal matters. With the Online Legal Services option, clients have the luxury of having their legal matter thoroughly handled by an Illinois Licensed Attorney without having to leave the comfort of their home for an in person meeting, because at Law First, we understand that not all legal matters require time consuming face-to-face meetings. The Online Legal Services option is great for busy individuals who are looking for easily accessible legal representation from experienced Lawyers on an all inclusive flat fee basis. We know that you have many options when it comes to choosing a law firm, and we want you to make the right choice. Please call us at (312) 860-3755 for your complimentary initial phone consultation with a Law First Attorney. At Law First, our clients are our top priority.
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
J.D. (2007) | Law J.D.
Graduated Law School at the Top 5 Percent of the Class with High Honors.
Honors: High Honors, Order of the Coif, Chicago-Kent Law Review, Kent Legal Scholar, Dean's List (all semesters), CALI Award for Securities Regulation, Best Legal Marketing Plan (Awarded by the Legal Marketing Association), Chicago-Kent Merit Scholarship Recipient
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DePaul University
B.S. (2004) | Marketing and Business Administration
Double Bachelor of Science Degree, Summa Cum Laude.
Honors: Summa Cum Laude, Recipient of the Dean's Award for Scholastic Excellence, First Place Winner of the Driehause Virtual Financial Portfolio Competition, Dean's List (all semesters), Beta Gamma Sigma National Honor Society for Accredited Business Programs
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Illinois State Bar Association
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Law First LLC
30 S. Wacker Drive
Suite 2200
Chicago, IL 60606
Telephone: (312) 860-3755
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