EducationMr. De La Cruz attended DePaul University College of Law and graduated in 2020. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology from the University of California Santa Barbara in 2017.
AdmissionsMr. De La Cruz was admitted to the Illinois bar in 2020.
Charles De La Cruz
Charles is an associate at Lipe Lyons who focuses his practice on the defense of commercial, construction, product liability, and transportation claims.Prior to joining Lipe Lyons, Charles worked at the Illinois Attorney General's Office where he represented the State of Illinois and its employees in over 50 prisoners' rights lawsuits. Before that, he worked at the Cook County State's Attorney's Office and the City of Chicago's Department of Law. He interned with the Illinois Appellate Court in 2018-2019.
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