Alexander Michael

Alexander Michael


Areas of Practice

Criminal Law

Bar Admissions

Illinois, 2010
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2014
U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 2014


John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois – 2010
DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois
B.A., Bachelor of Arts – 2007
Honors: With High Honors

Honors and Awards

2011 “Volunteer of the Year” — Lawyer’s Committee for Better Housing, 2010 – 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Immigration Lawyer’s Association, Member, 2015 – Present

Past Employment Positions

Michael D. Ettinger & Associates, Associate, 2014 – Present
Law Office of Alexander Michael, Owner, 2013 – 2014

Pro Bono Activities

Lawyer's Committee for Better Housing, 2010 - 2011

    • English
    • Polish
    • Assyrian

Alexander Michael is an attorney with a diverse practice in Immigration, Family, and Criminal Law.

Alexander has represented clients in Immigration matters in 20 different states getting hundreds of clients approved to stay in the United States through various methods such as asylum, family petitions, and waivers.

Alexander has represented successfully clients in divorce and custody disputes as well as criminal matters both misdemeanor and felony. He participated in the defense of the brother of former Illinois Governor Robert Blagojevich.

He was the 2011 Lawyer’s Committee “Volunteer of the Year”. He speaks English, Assyrian, and Polish.