About Leonidas L. Bezanis II
Leonidas L. Bezanis II focuses his practice in Family Law Litigation. He earned his law degree from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois, where he was admitted with a scholarship for his academic achievements. Prior to his admission to the Illinois Bar, Mr. Bezanis spent numerous semesters clerking for the Felony Trial Division of the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office, utilizing his 711 License to assist in the litigation of a myriad of criminal cases.
Immediately following his admission to the Illinois Bar, Mr. Bezanis was brought on as an attorney by the Beermann firm. Since then, he has successfully litigated and settled numerous issues for the firm’s high-profile clientele. Mr. Bezanis has been recognized as one of “The Best Lawyers in America” by Best Lawyers in 2021 for his work in the Family Law.
Following his experience with the State, Mr. Bezanis served as a Judicial Extern to Cook County Circuit Judge James N. O’Hara. His duties included assisting with the management of a courtroom portfolio of more than 1,400 cases as well as authoring draft opinions, legal memoranda, and statements of issues regarding Illinois state tort claims.
- J.D., The John Marshall Law School
- B.A., University of Illinois at Chicago
- Illinois, 2018
- Best Lawyers – 2021