Defending Against DUI And Criminal Charges
In Illinois Since 1986

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Nicholas J. Alvarez

  • Associate


Wheaton, IL





Nicholas J. Alvarez was born September 1st, 1990. He is an Associate Attorney at Ramsell & Associates. He grew up in Northbrook, Illinois. Nicholas received his undergraduate degree at Columbia College Chicago and went to Law School at Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego California. While in Law School, Nicholas was a Legal Intern for a Judge in the child support and parentage courts at the Daley Center, and then became a 711 Intern with the Cook County State's Attorney Office in Skokie IL, in a Chicago Felony room. Also, while in Law School, Nicholas worked at the Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic helping veterans with legal issues.

While interning with the Cook County State's Attorney Office Nicholas developed a passion for criminal defense. Nicholas joined Ramsell & Associates in 2021 to focus on his passion, which is criminal defense and DUI.

Nicholas enjoys spending time with his grandparents who raised him. He is an avid fan of the Chicago Bulls, and Chicago White Sox. His interest includes sports, traveling, movies, spending time with friends and family, and cars.

Nicholas is a member of DuPage County Bar Association, Cook County Bar Association, American Bar Association, and The Illinois State Bar Association.

Areas Of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI
  • Traffic

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2021


  • Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California
    • J.D. - 2018
  • Columbia College Chicago
    • 2014
    • Honors: With Honors

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • Dupage County Bar Association
  • Cook County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association