Mr. Nutschnig began his legal career as a Lake County Assistant States Attorney prosecuting felonies, misdemeanors, DUIs and other traffic offenses. After three years with the States Attorneys Office, he joined a private Lake County law firm where he continued prosecuting DUI and traffic matters for two local municipalities. During that time, Mr. Nutschnig was also able to build a very successful criminal, DUI and traffic defense practice. He continued with that practice for ten years before starting his own practice where he partnered up with the well regarded and successful solo practitioner, Michael T. Cavanaugh, to form Nutschnig & Cavanaugh Attorneys at Law P.C. Mr. Nutschnig is committed to fair and honest representation. He is a highly effective advocate that is forthright and realistic about the outcomes of his clients cases. He is highly regarded by other practicing attorneys and Judges in the areas that he practices in. Mr. Nutschnig handles each case personally and takes the time to return phone calls. He also takes the time to explain matters to his client so that they can make informed decisions on the direction they would like their case to go.