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Andrew J. Cunniff, Esq.

Andrew J. Cunniff, Esq.

Senior Associate Attorney

(312) 441-5800

Andrew J. Cunniff is an accomplished, multi-jurisdictional practitioner who prides himself on finding solutions to the most complex legal challenges. Andrew regularly serves as lead counsel at trials, arbitrations, mediations, and administrative hearings, and he navigates his clients through significant negotiations, business transactions, and corporate and personal planning. 

Highlights of Andrew’s work include obtaining successful reversals of three cases on appeal, obtaining a 100% verdict at trial as lead plaintiff’s counsel, obtaining a zero-liability verdict at trial as lead defense counsel, and completing millions of dollars in commercial transactions and negotiated agreements.

Andrew believes that every client deserves the highest level of legal representation, and he provides the same level of detail and sophistication to every matter he undertakes, large or small.


  • Illinois
  • Wisconsin

Courts & Adjudicative Bodies

  • Trial Bar Member, United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals


  • JD, DePaul University, Chicago, IL, 2012
  • BA, Philosophy, Providence College, Providence, RI, 2008


  • Chicago Bar Association – Judicial Evaluation Committee
  • Providence College Alumni Association – Chicago Committee Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin

Recognition & Academic Awards

  • Selected to Illinois Super Lawyers “Rising Star” List, 2019-2023
  • Order of the Barrister’s Award, for achievements in trial advocacy
  • Best Brief Award, Fordham Securities Law Moot Court Competition
  • Recipient of 5 CALI Awards, first in class, in: Business Organizations, Wills and Trusts, Federal Income Taxation, Administrative Laws, Malpractice Survey

Personal Interests

  • Andrew loves fishing, golf, hockey, and spending time with his wife and three children at the lake.
Andrew J. Cunniff, Esq.

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