Ubi O. O’Neal, Esq.
Ubi O. O’Neal is a principal partner of The O’neal Law Firm, P.C. He practices in the areas of corporate, municipal, commercial litigation, criminal defense, insurance, personal injury litigation, civil rights, and employment discrimination.
Ubi has tried over 40 jury cases to verdict defending individual and corporate clients in state and federal courts and at over 100 binding and non-binding arbitration hearings. Ubi has obtained several not guilty verdicts at trial for his clients in various Illinois state courts and has obtained several favorable outcomes disposing of cases at arbitration or through dispositive motion practice.
Ubi received his B.A. in Criminal Justice from Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago; M.A. in Political Science from Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago; and J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota.
Ubi is admitted to the Bar in the State of Illinois and has has had several years of experience practicing as a lawyer. His professional affiliation includes admission to the United States Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit; Certified Mandatory Arbitrator for the Circuit Courts of Cook County, Illinois and is a member of the Cook County Bar Association, American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, and Chicago Bar Association
Dr. Paul O. Otubusin, Esq.
Dr. Paul O. Otubusin is of Counsel of The O’neal Law Firm; Associates, P.C. in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Otubusin is admitted to the Bar in the State of Illinois and has had several years of experience practicing as a lawyer.
Dr. Otubusin is a trial attorney with extensive experience in corporate law, commercial litigation, medical malpractice, catastrophic injuries, domestic relations, employment discrimination; and complex cases related to contractual disputes, non-competition clauses, tortious interferences, defamation, statutory and common law fraud, and bankruptcy issues. He has represented numerous clients and corporations in general litigation as well as intricate chancery matters involving declaratory judgments and injunctions. He has developed extensive federal and state trial practice.
His most recent federal court case was a commercial breach of franchise contract on April 3, 2014: Happy’s Pizza Franchise, LLC v. Chicago Partners #78, LLC., Harvey Holdings #79, LLC et al. [Case No. 2:2013 cv 11910] wherein the Defendants, his clients, prevailed over the Plaintiff in a 37 page published Court Opinion by Judge Sean F. Cox denying the Plaintiff’s Motion for Summary Judgment. Likewise on July 22, 2011, he represented the Plaintiff in a jury trial in the case of Comer v. United Quick Transportation [Case No. 09 L 12120] resulting in a favorable jury verdict for his client.
Kelechi Charles Emeziem is Of Counsel of The O’neal Law Firm; Associates, P.C. Mr. Emeziem has represented clients in the areas of Corporate law, Personal Injury, General Consumer Law, Mass Tort Litigation, Employment law, Family law, Criminal Defense, Probate Law, Trust law, Real Estate Law and Appellate Practice. Mr. Emeziem has litigated cases that have resulted in settlements worth millions of dollars and he has conducted jury trials that have resulted in six figure jury verdicts.