Extensive Advocacy Experience
Dennis F. Dwyer is an experienced criminal and DUI defense attorney in Bridgeview, Illinois who will aggressively defend your case. As a Cook County Assistant State’s Attorney, he tried numerous jury trials to verdict and hundreds of trials before judges. As a prosecutor, Mr. Dwyer prepared hundreds of police officers to testify in criminal and DUI trials. This experience has given him a unique insight into police investigations, allowing Mr. Dwyer to expose poor police work at trial.
Mr. Dwyer has significant experience before the appellate court. As a prosecutor, he worked on appeals from convictions for murder, reckless homicide, aggravated vehicular hijacking, burglary, and many other crimes. Furthermore, Mr. Dwyer successfully argued an appeal from a murder conviction before the First District Appellate Court.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Dwyer worked at Corus Bank in Chicago where he evaluated commercial real estate and construction loans. Mr. Dwyer now uses his extensive knowledge in the field to represent buyers and sellers of commercial and residential real estate.
Mr. Dwyer graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Illinois College of Law. He is currently President of the South Suburban Bar Association and a member of the Federal Trial Bar, the Illinois State Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association, the South Suburban Bar Association, the Southwest Bar Association, and the Northwest Suburban Bar Association.