Meet Our Attorneys
Michael J. Kartsounis
Michael J. Kartsounis graduated with Honors with a B.A. in Economics in 1996 University of Illinois. DePaul College of Law Class of 2000. After Admittance to the Illinois State Bar, he obtained a position as an Assistant State’s Attorney in Will County, Illinois. Served as a Prosecutor within the Criminal Prosecutions Bureau of the Will County State’s Attorney’s office. Worked at the law firm of Rusin, Patton, Maciorowski, and Friedman Ltd focusing on Employer Defense. Then began as a solo practitioner appearing in Circuit Court throughout the State of Illinois concentrating in Foreclosure Defense, Workers’ Compensation, Criminal Defense/Traffic and Civil Litigation.
Patrick A. Crame
Robert L. Allen was born and raised in Chicago Il. He graduated from John Marshall Law School in 1991 and his legal experience over the past twenty plus years has ranged from personal injury, criminal defense, bankruptcy and transactional work, but for the past twelve years Mr. Allen has been practicing exclusively in the real estate area, including mechanics liens, residential transactions, litigation and foreclosure defense.
Patrick A. Crame is the principal attorney of The Crame Law Firm. He practices in Criminal Defense, Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense, Family Law, and Estate Planning. Mr. Crame graduated from Loyola University Chicago in 2004 with a B.A. in Philosophy, and received his J.D. at The St. Thomas University School of Law in 2008. He also earned a M.B.A. in International Business from St. Thomas University .
Mr. Crame began his law career practicing in one of Illinois’ most reputable, high volume creditor’s rights firms, where he represented creditor clients in commercial litigation. In 2011, he began practicing in consumers’ rights for one of the nation’s most prestigious bankruptcy law firms.
Mr. Crame is licensed to practice law in Illinois and a member of the Northern District of Illinois Federal Bar. He strives to treat his clients with professionalism and to advise them with the best legal advice for each client’s specific needs.