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Ernest Richard Blomquist III

Ernest Richard Blomquist III

also known as Ernie Blomquist

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Speeding & Traffic Ticket

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1973

  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 20%



Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Moe A. Ahmad

    Ernie is a gentleman and a scholar. I originally met Mr. Blomquist when I was an assistant states attorney many years ago. I immediately recognized him as the defense attorney that commands the respect of the judges, prosecutors, police officers and court staff. As we went head to head at trial, I soon realized why he had (has) such an excellent reputation. Now that I am in private practice, we have the privilege of working together defending cases. His legal skills are second to none. I wholeheartedly endorse and recommend Mr. Blomquist. He has a brilliant legal mind and is one of the best attorneys in the community! You will be in excellent hands with him.


    Moe Ahmad Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Thomas Touchstone Glasgow

    I have had the pleasure of knowing Ernie for the past 20 years that I have practiced and he has nothing but the highest regard in the legal community. He has been a mentor and a teacher to many younger attorneys and has helped to make the legal profession much better as a result of his efforts. He is respected and revered by his peers for his knowledge of DUI and criminal law. His caring for his clients is unparalleled. I highly recommend him.


    Thomas Glasgow DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Massucci, Blomquist, Anderson & Dunn

750 W Northwest Hwy
Arlington Heights, IL, 60004-5399


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law197305/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2015
Addis Hull AwardIllinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education2014
Top Lawyers in ChicagoNational Law Journal2013
Professional ExcellenceNorthwest Suburban Bar Association2006
AV Preeminent Rated AttorneyMartindale-Hubbell1986

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Sr. PartnerMassucci, Blomquist, Anderson & Dunn1977 - Present
Legal Counsel & ProsecutorVillage of Arlington Heights1977 - Present
Assistant State's AttorneyCook County State's Attorney's Offce1973 - 1977

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationBoard of Directors1989 - 1998
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationPresident1986 - 1987
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1973 - Present
Illinois Association of Criminal DefenseMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A

Publication NameTitleDate
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationDefending DUI and Related Cases 2014 Edition2014
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationMunicipal Law: Organization, Operation, and Governance (Illinois) 2012 Edition2012

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
Northeastern Illinois UniversityPost Graduate StudiesUnknown1970
Western Illinois UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1968