Romas Mockaitis
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Location:

Oswego, IL

Phone:

Fax:

630-427-4947

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Licensed to practice since 2005, Romas has over 10 years of trial experience as a former DuPage County Assistant State's Attorney. He has tried more than 300 trials, and has argued more than 1,000 contested hearings.

As an Assistant State's Attorney, Romas has tried many felony and misdemeanor cases, including Murder, Sex Assault, Financial Crimes, Burglary, Aggravated Battery, Domestic Battery, DUI, and traffic offenses. He was also a member of the DuPage Crash and Accident Reconstruction Team (DUCART), assisting investigating officers at accident scenes with legal issues as they related to crashes involving great bodily injury or death. Specific specialized unit assignments included Financial Crimes and Public Integrity, Felony Review, and Sexual Violence/Child Protection.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Drug Crimes
  • DUI Defense
  • Theft And Property Crimes
  • Traffic Offenses
  • Violent Crimes
  • Elder Law
  • Estate Administration And Litigation
  • Real Estate Transactions

Education

  • Northern Illinois University College of Law, DeKalb, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2005
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Northern Illinois University
    • M.B.A. - 2004
  • Northern Illinois University
    • B.S. - 2001

Published Works

  • Co-author, fMRI in the Courtroom, Association of Government Attorneys in Capital Litigation – Annual Conference, June, 2011

Classes/Seminars

  • Co-presenter, The Prolonged and Complex Case, National District Attorney’s Association conference on Prosecuting Homicide Cases, 03/06/2010 to 03/11/2010
  • Medical Marijuana and Concealed Carry Case Law Update, DuPage County Crash and Accident Reconstruction Team Quarterly Meeting, Wheaton, IL, 2013

Honors and Awards

  • Board of Directors’ Trial Advocacy Award for Excellence in Litigation of Capital Cases, Association of Government Attorneys in Capital Litigation
  • Northern Illinois University College of Law Mentor of the Year

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • DuPage Crash and Accident Reconstruction Team (DUCART), Member

Past Employment Positions

  • DuPage County Assistant State's Attorney

Languages

  • English
  • Lithuanian