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Hatem Chahine

Attorney at Law

Are you facing a criminal case and have been caught in the middle of the process? Perhaps you are in need of legal advice or representation to resolve the case for you. If you are looking for an experienced lawyer you can trust, you have come to the right destination.

Hatem Chahine specializes in the areas of law which include but are not limited to criminal defense, complex felony defense, misdemeanor defense, DUI, juvenile defense, domestic violence, and traffic citations. Recognized in Lawrence, Kansas as a trusted Defense Attorney, he takes pride in providing expert legal services to help you understand your rights and your legal options.

"Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat."

History & Expertise

Chahine Legal LLC is headed by a criminal defense lawyer, Hatem Chahine, a highly-acclaimed lawyer since 2001. He graduated from the University of Kansas in 1998 where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Criminal and Delinquency. He went on to pursue his Juris Doctor at the University of Kansas Law School where he graduated in 2000. His legal practice began in 2001 upon his admission in Kansas and was later on admitted to practice in Missouri a year later.

Working to be an outstanding member of his community, Hatem Chahine became a Board Member, Secretary of the Head Quarters Council Center in 2005. He held the position of President of the Young Lawyers Association from 2005 to 2006. He is a member of the Douglas County Bar Association from which he held positions as Secretary from 2005 to 2006, Vice President from 2006 to 2007 and President in 2007. He also was a board member with CASA from 2011 to 2013.

Backed with his wealth of experience and expertise, Hatem Chahine has earned his reputation as the trusted Defense Attorney in Lawrence, Kansas.

So if you are in need of an experienced lawyer, there is only one name you can trust — Chahine Legal LLC!

Bar Admissions

  • Kansas Bar Association, 2001

  • The Missouri Bar, 2002

Professional Associations

  • Headquarters Counseling Center

  • Young Lawyers Association President (2005-2006)

  • Douglas County Bar Association

  • Kansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Sustaining Member


  • J.D. — University of Kansas School of Law, 2000

  • B.S. — University of Kansas, 1998