Peter J. Strauss

Peter J. Strauss

PartnerChicago Office

Peter J. Strauss is a partner at Cunningham, Meyer & Vedrine who focuses his practice on civil litigation with an emphasis on medical malpractice, nursing home neglect, motor vehicle negligence, premises liability and residential property damage claims.

Over the course of his career, he has tried more than 30 personal injury cases to verdict as first or second chair.

Peter was named to the Law Bulletin Publishing Company's “40 Attorneys Under Forty to Watch” and has been named a “Rising Star” with Illinois Super Lawyers. He is a member of the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel and the Illinois State Bar Association. 


  • DePaul University College of Law, J.D., 1997
  • University of Dayton, B.S., 1993


  • State of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois