Since starting practice in 2011, Attorney Cronauer has personally handled and recovered over $60,000,000 for clients, which included a $5.3 and $1 million in judgments in 2017. His main practice areas for litigation are personal injury cases, product liability cases, workers compensation and commercial and business litigation.
Nicholas Cronauer is a trial lawyer licensed to practice in the State of Illinois and State of Utah state and federal courts, which includes the federal trial bar. in Illinois. Attorney Nicholas Cronauer also successfully prosecuted cases pro hac vice in the State of Kentucky, Tennessee, and Indiana. He has also resolved, successfully, cases arising from North Carolina, Arizona, as well as Florida.
Mr. Cronauer completed a legal research externship for the Chief Federal District Court Judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana in South Bend, Indiana in 2011. In 2010, DeKalb Attorney Nicholas Cronauer also completed a legal research externship for a Superior Court Judge, in Civil Division I, Lake County, Indiana and a legal research externship in 2009 for a Magistrate in Porter County, Indiana.
Nicholas Cronauer graduated Summa Cum Laude from Illinois State University in 2008 with a bachelors of science degree in Accounting and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Valparaiso University Law School as a published associate editor of the Valparaiso Law Review. Nicholas Cronauer also spent the spring 2006 academic semester abroad in Florence, Italy and studied at the Instituto Lorenzo de' Medici.