We have extensive experience in all aspects of the criminal and civil appeal process. Our expertise gives our clients a unique advantage on appeal.
We have extensive experience in all aspects of the criminal and civil appeal process. Our expertise gives our clients a unique advantage.
Exceptional Appellate Experience Yields Exceptional Appellate Advocacy
David Lewarchik's background as a staff attorney and judicial clerk for the First District Court of Appeals provides him with insight into the appeal process, resulting in favorable outcomes for clients.
Raising the Bar in Appellate Law
Lewarchik Law LLC specializes in civil and criminal appeals in state and federal court, habeas corpus petitions, and post-conviction relief in Illinois and Michigan. Attorney Lewarchik is committed to providing excellent representation to clients across the country. His testimonials speak to his skill and success.
Mr. Lewarchik formerly worked at a top Chicago litigation firm as an appellate lawyer specializing in medical malpractice, insurance coverage, and personal injury. His advocacy in private practice has resulted in landmark decisions such as Bell v. Hutsell, in which the Illinois Supreme Court unanimously overturned the Illinois Second District Court of Appeals.
We are ready to advocate on your behalf. Contact us via our online form or call us at (312) 500-8115 for your free consultation.
Meet David Lewarchik
Mr. Lewarchik started his legal journey at one of the finest law schools in the nation, the Washington University School of Law. He then acquired extensive training in appellate law as a staff attorney and judicial clerk for the appellate court. In this role, Mr. Lewarchik assisted in the drafting of more than 80 decisions relating to criminal law, civil procedure, corporate law, and more, which gave him valuable insight into the judicial decision making process on appeal. Since his time at the court, he has successfully handled criminal appeals, civil appeals, federal appeals, habeas corpus petitions and post-conviction petitions across the country.
Multiple cases handled by Mr. Lewarchik have resulted in published decisions some of which are provided below as links. Appellate law requires a knowledgeable appeals lawyer, as appeals cases differ considerably, from standard legal cases. Mr. Lewarchik's expertise provides the knowledge needed to succeed on appeal or in post conviction matters.
We have extensive experience in all aspects of the criminal and civil appeal process. Our expertise gives our clients a unique advantage on appeal. Contact us today or call us at (312) 500-8115.
As a former judicial appeal clerk and judicial staff attorney, David Lewarchik has an invaluable perspective. Unlike most appellate attorneys, he has seen how judges make their decision because he worked with them to help them make the decisions. This perspective provides an invaluable advantage to his clients.
To get started with our experienced attorney, contact us at (312) 500-8115
State Post-Conviction Law & Habeas Corpus Law
Collateral attacks to a conviction, in the form of a Habeas Corpus Petition or Post-Conviction Petition, may provide a valuable means to attack a trial court judgment when a direct appeal is not available.
We serve clients nationwide and are ready to aggressively represent you, regardless of your location. From our two primary office locations, conveniently located in Chicago, IL, and Plymouth, MI, the team at Lewarchik Law LLC represents clients from across the country. Mr. Lewarchik’s dynamic attitude and energetic approach ensures that clients will be more than prepared for successful outcomes in their cases.
To schedule your free consultation, contact us at (312) 500-8115
People v. Dabish
The prosecution entered into a favorable settlement with our client after Mr. Lewarchik submitted a persuasive appeal brief challenging the lawfulness of the affidavit and search warrant used in the case.Read Mr. Lewarchik’s Brief Here
People v. Brown – Opinion
Michigan Supreme Court unanimously determined Mr. Lewarchik’s client was entitled to a new trial because of prosecutorial misconduct.Read the Court’s Decision Here
Bell v. Hutsell Illinois
Mr. Lewarchik successfully convinced the Illinois Supreme Court to overturn a court of appeal decision exposing his clients to liability in a wrongful death action. His clients were therefore released from facing millions of dollars in potential damages sought by the plaintiffs. The decision by the Illinois Supreme Court in favor of Mr. Lewarchik’s clients was unanimous.Read Mr. Lewarchik’s Brief Here
I Recommend Him Highly
“David’s writing and research skills are superior. I have the utmost confidence in his abilities and recommend him highly.”Justice Denise O’Malley (Ret.), Illinois First District Court of Appeals
The Best Lawyer I Ever Hired
“David Lewarchik is the best lawyer I ever hired. He is a great listener and communicator.”Michelle S.
He Leaves No Stone Unturned
“When I worked with David, it was clear that he leaves no stone unturned in terms of research, analysis, and strategy in all aspects of his practice.”Ethan Hayward, Sensata Technology Associate General Council