FRANK CECE JR.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

CRIMINAL DEFENSE

  • Serious Felonies  (GUNS, DRUGS, MURDER)
  • Misdemeanors
  • DUI 
  • RECKLESS HOMICIDE

PERSONAL INJURY

  • AUTO/TRUCK ACCIDENTS
  • SLIP AND FALLS
  • PREMISES LIABILITY
  • DOG BITES
  • MEDICAL MALPRACTICE
  • WRONGFUL DEATH

FAMILY LAW

  • DIVORCE
  • CHILD SUPPORT
  • PARENTING TIME/VISITATION
  • ALLOCATION OF RESPONSIBILITIES

CIVIL

  • BREACH OF CONTRACT
  • TORT BATTERY
  • FRAUD

BAR ADMISSIONS:

State of Illinois, 1991

U.S. District Court N.E. District, Chicago, 1992

U.S. District Court N.E. Chicago, District Trial Bar, 1992

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, 1992


EDUCATION:

J.D. The John Marshall Law School, 1991

B.A. Loyola University Chicago, 1987


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

Member of  National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (N.A.C.D.L.)

Member of American Bar Association (A.B.A.)

Member of Chicago Bar Association (C.B.A.)


AWARDS/HONORS:

Recognized as a Super Lawyer 2019 by Thompson Reuters based upon peer reviews.  This honor is given to the top 5% of lawyers.


BIOGRAPHY:

 

Attorney Frank Cece grew up in the N.W. Suburbs of Chicago.  He received his B.A. from Loyola University and his J.D. from The John Marshall Law School.  Attorney Cece was sworn in as an Assistant State’s Attorney with the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office in 1992 and prosecuted every type of criminal case for ten years, including all violent crimes and murders.  In 2002, Attorney Cece left the State’s Attorney’s Office and hung his own shingle.

CECE LAW was realized. This began his nearly 20 years of successfully defending clients who find themselves on the wrong side of the law.  Attorney Cece still enjoys doing battle in the courtroom and protecting his client’s rights and precious freedom.  His passion for justice is in the results.