Attorney Mia McPherson

About Me

Mia S. McPherson holds 20 years of experience as a Public Defender, Local Prosecutor, private criminal defense attorney, and fierce family law advocate. Mia began her career in 1998 as an Assistant Public Defender in DuPage County. A large portion of those years were spent defending DUI cases in a courtroom dedicated to only DUI cases, consistently handling a caseload of up to 300 cases at any one time. In addition to defending DUI cases, Mia defended numerous misdemeanor and felony cases of all shapes and sizes. Mia’s cases have made her the skilled negotiator and trial attorney that she is today.
I am Licensed to Practice in:
Illinois State Barsince 1998
My Education
DePaul University College of LawJ.D. - 1998
Purdue UniversityB.A. Sociology, - 1995
My Memberships
DuPage County Bar Association
DuPage Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
DuPage Justinian Society of Lawyers
Illinois State Bar Association
Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce

Lead Counsel Rating Details

This Attorney is Rated in the Following Practice Areas:
Family Law since 2017
Juvenile Law since 2017
Criminal Law - State Level Crimes since 2017
Drunk Driving Defense since 2017
  • Verified Experience
  • Peer Recommended
  • Spotless Record

Practice Highlights

Received the Following Awards
Top 20, Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in Chicago
Illinois Administrative Hearing Officer Award

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