Attorney Edwin Trinta is a native of Puerto Rico. He practices in the legal fields of criminal/traffic law, real estate, personal injury, worker’s compensation and general practice. He is a graduate of the Northern Illinois University College of Law, receiving cum laude honors in 2002, and a 1999 graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, receiving a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy. As a law student, Attorney Trinta spearheaded a grass roots movement to change the City of Dekalb’s municipal ordinance regarding landlord-tenant relations to the benefit of tenants throughout the City. He has also volunteered for the Champaign County Health Care Consumers organization, helping to rally and organize health care recipients for fair treatment from health care providers. Attorney Trinta is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and a Board member of the Aurora Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
- The NIU College of Law Marla Dickerson Award for excellence in public interest legal work
- Illinois State Bar Association Member
- Aurora Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Member