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Pursuing Illinois Demitrus Thomas Evans
Demitrus Thomas Evans

Demitrus Thomas Evans

24 years of experience

Business Law, Trademarks, International Law



My career began as a Ralph J. Bunche Fellow for Amnesty International which brought me from Miami to Chicago. In Illinois I became involved in the International Human Rights/Civil Rights cases which lead write a manual to encourage the use of International documents in local courts. After joining specialty law firms in Employment discrimination, Section 1983, business, I became a Federal Panel Attorney litigating full time. Subsequently I opened TEIL Firms After 12 years of practice and enjoy the growth of employees and successful clients who consult with me on a variety of national and international business transactions involving structuring, contracts, compliance, and Intellectual Property. I absolutely love what I do and enjoy the practice of law. Besides my career, I am a wife, mother, dog owner/animal lover, Christian, avid runner and health enthusiast, writer, professor, and traveler. In 2014, I started a non-profit organization for the wrongly incarcerated and use it as a way to give back to the community. In my practice, inside bar associations and other organizations, I am blessed to work on behalf of and with some of the most amazing people in the world! View More ›


Free Consultation 20 min free phone consultation. 50% off hour consultation with retainer.

Practice Area

Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes,
Trademark Litigation, Trademark Registration,
International Law
Human Rights, Imports & Exports,

Professional Experience

Managing Attorney
Willis & Associates
1999 - 2002


The John Marshall Law School

LL.M. (2009) | International Business and Trade

The John Marshall Law School
The Joseph School of Business

Business Studies | Business Studies

The Joseph School of Business
University of Miami School of Law

J.D. | Law

University of Miami School of Law
The University of Nairobi, Kenya

Constitutional Law

The University of Nairobi, Kenya


JBS 2019 Global Entrepreneur of the Year
The Joseph Scool of Busieness
Top 100 Executive & Emerging Leaders under 50
Diversity MBA Magizine

Professional Associations

Illinois State Bar # 6242859



Illinois State Bar  # 6242859


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The Evans International Law Firms, LLC
High Point Plaza 4415 W Harrison Street Suite 245 Hillside, IL 60162
Telephone: (708) 531-1740
Notice: Saturday and Sunday appointments

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