Charles E Cronauer

262 x 387 Charles E CronauerAttorney at Law, Partner

Areas of Practice:

Agriculture Law
Business & Commercial Law
Business Organizations
Elder Law
Environmental Law
Estate Planning
Insurance Law
International Franchising
Land Use & Zoning
Litigation & Appeals
Personal Injury
Probate & Estate Administration
Products Liability Law
Real Estate Law
Trusts
Workers’ Compensation Law
Corporate Law
Reinstatement of Suspended or Revoked Driver’s Licenses
Litigation involving the abatement of nuisances and prospective nuisances

Bar Admissions:

Illinois, 1974
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1974
U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 1995
U.S. Supreme Court, 1977
U.S. Court of Appeals – Sixth Circuit, 1999
U.S. Court of Appeals – Seventh Circuit, 1974

Representative Appellate Court Cases:

People v. Fischbach, (02 DF 447, Illinois Appellate Court Second District – 2007)
Lothson v. Perry, (2-03-1204, Illinois Appellate Court Second District, 2004)
Nickels v. Burnett, (343 Ill App. 3d 654, 798N.E. 2d 817, Second District, 2003)
Investment Holdings, Inc., Surface Technical Systems, Inc., Electrolizing, Inc. and ME-92 Operations, Inc. v. Electrolizing of Ohio, Inc., (99-3364, U.S. Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit – 1999)
Phillips vs. Special Hearing Board, 504 N.E.2d 1251 (1986)
Tucker v. Tucker, (81-744, Illinois Appellate Court Second District, 1981)
Manning vs. Board of Education, 416 N.E.2d 381 (1981)
Wielert vs. Larson, 404 N.E.2d 1111 (1980)
Thorpe v. Thorpe, (2-88-1221, Illinois Appellate Court Second District, 1980)
Richard Brass v. Special Hearing Board of Boone-Winnebago Counties, Illinois, (80-50, Illinois Appellate Court Second District – 1980)
Calhoon v. Calhoon, (79-832, Illinois Appellate Court Second District, 1979)
Loyd vs. Board of Education, 364 N.E.2d 977 (1977)
The Bank of Commerce vs. Riverside Trails, 367 N.E.2d 993 (1977)
Union Drainage District No. 1 v. Purdy, (74-147, Illinois Appellate Court Second District, 1976)
Teacher’s College Board vs. Aetna Casualty, 348 N.E.2d 265 (1976)
Wolfenberger vs. Madison, 357 N.E.2d 656 (1976)

Education:

John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, 1974
Juris Doctor
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1967
Bachelor of Arts, Government & International Studies

Past Employment Positions:

Civil Division, De Kalb County, Assistant State’s Attorney, 1976 – 1982
U.S. Army, 1st Lt., 1967 – 1970

References:

The National Bank and Trust Company of Sycamore
Castle Bank
The American National Bank of DeKalb

Honors and Awards:

Military: 1st Lt., U.S. Army, 1967 – 1970
Army Commendation Medal

Professional Associations and Memberships:

DeKalb County Bar Association, President, 1991 – 1993
DeKalb County Bar Association, Vice-President, 1990 – 1991
DeKalb County Bar Association, Secretary/Treasurer, 1976 – 1977

Illinois State Bar Association, Member since 1974
American Bar Association, Member since 1974

DeKalb County Bar Association, Judicial Evaluation Committee, 2002 – 2008
Kane County Bar Association, Judicial Evaluation Committee, 2002 – 2008