PJM – Chicago Attorneys

Miguel E. Larios attorney PJM Chicago Lawyer

Miguel E. Larios

Phone: 312-782-7150
Fax: 312-896-9318
Email: mlarios@pjmchicago.com

Areas of Practice/Concentration

  • Federal Litigation
  • Civil Rights
  • Employment Discrimination


  • The John Marshall Law School, J.D., 2010
  • Argosy University, B.A., Psychology, 2006


  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois 
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court , Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States.


  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association

Miguel E. Larios concentrates his practice on federal litigation, civil rights, and employment discrimination claims. Prior to joining Peterson, Johnson & Murray Chicago LLC, Mr. Larios served as an Assistant State’s Attorney for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office and as an Assistant Attorney General for the Illinois Attorney General’s Office.

He has represented governmental officials and agencies throughout the State of Illinois. Notably, Mr. Larios has obtained judgment in his clients’ favor on a litany of complex litigation matters, including class actions, emergency injunctive relief claims, and wrongful death suits. He has also successfully handled appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and the Illinois Appellate Court.

In private practice, Mr. Larios represented a variety of health care providers with a focus on medical and federal civil rights claims. He obtained extensive deposition experience, including expert witnesses, and successfully defended medical practitioners during administrative disciplinary proceedings.

Mr. Larios is admitted to practice law in the State of Illinois, in the U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of Illinois and the Eastern District of Wisconsin, in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, and in the Supreme Court of the United States. He attended the John Marshall Law School on a Dean’s Scholarship and was on the Dean’s List. His legal writings have been published by the Federal Lawyer and Rutger’s Law Record.