Peter J. Strauss
Peter J. Strauss graduated from DePaul University College of Law in 1997 after completing his undergraduate studies at the University of Dayton in 1993. Since graduating from DePaul, Mr. Strauss has worked as a trial lawyer in the areas of medical malpractice, nursing home neglect, motor vehicle negligence, premises liability and residential property damage. He has tried over 30 personal injury cases to verdict as both first and second chair. Mr. Strauss joined Cunningham, Meyer & Vedrine, PC as an associate in 2004. He became a partner in 2009.
In 2000, Mr. Strauss was named to the Law Bulletin Publishing Companies “40 Attorneys Under Forty to Watch”, and in 2010 he was selected as a “Rising Star” as published in the February 2010 issue of Illinois Super Lawyers.
Mr. Strauss is a member of The Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel and the Illinois State Bar Association.