Jeffery G. Chrones has been an experienced trial lawyer for nearly 25 years in both civil and criminal matters in state and federal court in jurisdictions throughout the United States across various practice areas. Mr. Chrones has tried numerous high exposure cases to verdict.
Jeffery G. Chrones focuses his practice on transportation, toxic tort, employment and product liability. Mr. Chrones has defended designers, manufacturers and sellers in product liability claims, asbestos and toxic tort matters, matters involving wrongful death, catastrophic injury claims as well as general negligence, premises liability, administrative law, commercial litigation and criminal law in both federal and state court. He is licensed to practice in Illinois and Missouri.
In addition to being outside counsel for Chicago’s Pace Bus, Mr. Chrones also represents various automotive, truck, heavy equipment and industrial product manufacturers and suppliers.
Previously as both an Assistant State’s Attorney for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office and an Assistant Attorney General in Illinois, Mr. Chrones tried hundreds of cases including violent crime, criminal sexual assault, financial crime and narcotics while assigned to the Felony Trial Division.
The Chicago Police Department has awarded Mr. Chrones the Certificate of Recognition for his community crime-prevention efforts. He’s also provided pro bono assistance educating incarcerated women about the criminal justice system and legal process.