When facing a difficult legal issue, everything can seem uncertain. Everyday activities can become extremely difficult as we find ourselves obsessed with the problem at hand. You need and deserve a lawyer who is confident, has a record of success and that will dedicate himself to helping you through this difficult time.

Shunneson Law Office is a general practice law firm with a reputation for being tough litigators. At Shunneson Law Office, we handle a variety of cases, including health law, civil litigation, personal injury cases, workers compensation, bankruptcy, immigration, criminal defense and family law. Founded by attorney Drake W. Shunneson, the Shunneson Law Office provides dedicated, compassionate services for individuals who are in need of legal assistance. Our primary goal is to make sure that our clients receive the highest level of legal services available and prevent any abuse of the system by others. We work tirelessly for our clients to assist them, and their families, through their most difficult times. Why hire a big, uncaring law firm to take on big, uncaring corporations? At Shunneson Law Office you will be our top priority and you will get the attention you deserve.

We provide efficient help in addressing the complex legal issues that could impact all aspects of your future and are committed to helping you find a solution to your biggest problems. However, when we can’t find a reasonable solution, we have the experience, knowledge, and skills to take the case to trial. Call (847) 693-9120 or Email us at dshunneson@gmail.com to discuss what we can do to assist you!


Foreclosure Defense, Deed-In-Lieu of Foreclosure, Short Sales, and Loan Modifications


Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debtor’s Defense, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.


Collections, Breach of Contract, Name Change, Employment Discrimination, Landlord-Tenant, and Lease Disputes.


Divorce, Child Custody, Visitation, Maintenance/Alimony


Auto/Car, Slip and Falls, Bad Faith Disputes, Semi-Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death, Medical Malpractice, Brain Injuries, Property Damage, Workers Compensation and Personal Injury.


Misdemeanor, Traffic, DUI, Theft, Assault, Harassment, Marijuana, Record Sealing, Expunge Crime, Charges, Arrest, Employment, Background Check.


Health Facilities and Services Review Board filings and compliance, health law litigation, regulatory filings and compliance, reimbursement appeals, health facility collections.


Immigration Visas, Citizenship Applications, Adjustment of Status, Green Card, Citizenship and Naturalization, Deportation Defense, Asylum, VAWA, and Extension of Stay.



We can help you through your difficult legal issues. Please contact us by calling 847.693.9120 or by emailing us at dshunneson@gmail.com for a consultation to discuss how we can help you or someone you care about. Located in Cook County and Lake County, Illinois, with meeting locations throughout Chicago, we have the ability to meet with you at any convenient Chicagoland location 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday. However, evening and weekend appointments are available upon request by calling 847.693.9120.