Wex Law traces its roots back to 1980 at Keck, Mahin & Cate, located on the 92nd floor of the Sears Tower in Chicago.
It was at Keck, Mahin & Cate were Michael Sean Devereux was a clerk on the infamous matter, Gulf Oil v. Westinghouse. It was an antitrust case involving the uranium cartel.
It was here that Michael Devereux was introduced to computers and the law, as he was assigned to the document database. Later Michael was very much in demand as a computer programmer learning at least 9 computer programming languages before becoming involved in computer / network forensics. Michael has done work for Paramount Pictures, the Rand Corporation, Microsoft, Northrop, XEROX, the US government, Nestle's, GTE (now Verizon), Shell Oil, Honeywell and others.
In 2005, Michael Devereux started his own firm with an emphasis on computers and the law. Today, Wex Law represents businesses and individuals in many types of matters from privacy rights, to defamation, to online reputation matters, contract matters, merchant services matters, corporate matters, family law and criminal law.
Wins unanimously in less than 40 minutes of deliberation
International case was impossible and Michael came to the rescue.
Michael Devereux has a good heart and knows how to treat people
a legal corporation
“ Exceeded my expectations...I am extremely pleased by Mr. Devereux's work, professionalism, and devotion to his clients..”
QUALIFIED LAWYER PROTECTION
How We Are Different
Principles & Values
All law firms seek to serve clients effectivel. Some do it more consistantly than others. We have over a 99% rate for client satisfaction. We are noted for blazing the trail in computer based legal matters, but blazing the trail in for superior client satisfaction is what we strive for. We are focused on serving our client's needs and not in the financial metrics that are common today in other firms.
3. We're fighters. Michael was born on the west side of Chicago and grew up on the south side.
1. Our firm is results oriented toward our client's goals, not on our term financial metrics like many other firms.
2. Our knowledge of computers and Internet forensics is unsurpassed.