Olga Sheinman

312-425-3131

10 South LaSalle Street, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60603

211 Landmark Drive, Suite C2, Normal, IL 61761

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Olga Sheinman

Attorney Profile

Associate

Direct Phone:312-334-9510

After graduating from Tel Aviv University, Ms. Sheinman served six (6) years as a JAG Officer in the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF). As a JAG Officer, she prosecuted hundreds of felony cases, mostly involving terror organizations and activities; provided counsel on matters of international law and administrative law including zoning and eminent domain issues; and defended IDF soldiers in court martial proceedings.

Upon her discharge from IDF, she joined the Haifa District Attorney Office as a Deputy District Attorney, and represented the DA Office in hundreds more of felony cases, from indictment through trials and settlement negotiations to their final resolution.

After relocating to the USA, Ms. Sheinman worked shortly as a paralegal for a personal injury / WC firm, and then pursued her J.D. at Chicago Kent.

In addition to English, Ms. Sheinman is completely fluent in Russian and Hebrew languages.

Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2016
  • Israel, 2003

Education

  • Chicago Kent College of Law 2016, Cum Laude
  • Tel Aviv University / Buchman Faculty of Law, 2003

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Award for Criminal Appellate Advocacy Class
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyers Association
  • IRTB
  • DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar
  • The Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
  • Illinois Self-Insurers' Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyers Association
  • IRTB
  • DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar
  • The Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
  • Illinois Self-Insurers' Association
10 South LaSalle Street, Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: 312-425-3131
211 Landmark Drive, Suite C2
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-862-4914
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