Since 2001, De Fries Law Offices has been led by founding attorney, Anthony W. De Fries.

What separates De Fries Law Offices from the other larger firms in Chicago is the personal attention you will receive. When you become a client of De Fries Law Offices, your only point of contact throughout will be with Anthony W. De Fries. You will not be pushed off to an associate attorney, paralegal, or assistant.

This one-on-one representation approach will provide comfort and ease as your matter proceeds through the claim or litigation process. Most importantly, your matter will not be just a file sitting in a drawer at a larger firm but rather an active case receiving the utmost attention and focus.

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De Fries Law Offices practice areas include:

  • Automobile, Trucking, Motorcycle, and Bicycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Premises Liability
  • Workplace Accidents
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Negligence/Neglect
  • Product Liability
  • Mesothelioma/Asbestos

Anthony W. De Fries

Being part of a family of Local #1 Iron Workers, the construction industry has been part of Anthony W. De Fries’ life from birth. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. De Fries worked as a union cement mason and ironworker.  For decades, Anthony W. De Fries has applied such work ethic he acquired from his construction background and applied it to his practice of law which helps individuals who are injured receive the maximum compensation they are entitled to under the law.


Illinois Trial Lawyer Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
Du Page County Bar Association


Loyola University of Chicago
University of Illinois Chicago – School of Law

Admitted to Bar

Illinois & U.S District Court, Northern District of Illinois