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Edward R. Theobald

attorney Edward R. Theobald


Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Criminal Defense
  • Business Litigation


With extensive litigation and trial experience of civil and criminal cases Mr. Theobald is committed to providing representation to those who have been injured by the wrongful conduct of other people or businesses. He has served as the Cook County Assistant State's Attorney, Felony Trial Court Supervisor in the Cook County State's Attorney's Office, and as the Legal Advisor to the Cook County Sheriff.


  • Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1974
  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America

Professional Associations

  • Chicago Bar Association, Board of Managers
  • Chicago Bar Association Committees, Chair or Vice-Chair
  • Chicago Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, Project Manager
  • American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Committee on Sentencing Alternatives, Co-Chair

Representative Cases

  • Madigan v. Levin, 12-872, US Supreme Court 10/7/ 2013
  • Constitutional Age Discrimination Actions Allowed by 7th Circuit Court of Appeals 8/17/2012
  • Federal 7th Circuit Upholds Verdict of Sexual Harassment 11/13/2011


  • Who’s Who in America
  • Special Cook County State’s Attorney by U.S. District Court and Circuit Court of Cook County
  • Special Assistant Corporation Counsel for City of Chicago