Steven H. Fagan

Steven H. Fagan

Criminal Defense Attorney

Des Plaines, IL





No Misconduct



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About Me

Thank you for reviewing my profile.  I am a founding member of the law firm of Fagan, Fagan & Davis.  In addition to trying hundreds of Criminal and DUI cases, I've pursued more than a thousand pre-trial motions and have argued before the Illinois Appellate Court. Each year I and the lawyers in my law firm undergo training and education that far exceeds that required by the State Bar,...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (45 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Kudos and thanks

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 5 years ago.

Steven did a wonderful job with my difficult case. Though I could have been in severe trouble, he did an excellent job in getting me not only...

Good Man, very good lawyer

Posted by: a DUI client about 5 years ago.

Most ordinary people when faced with an ordeal such as this, feel overwhelmed, insecure, and fearful of a legal process that is already stacked...
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Showing 2 of 36 peer endorsements

Andrew Mishlove
Andrew Mishlove

Glendale, WI

Over 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Steven Fagan is well known as one of the best DUI defense lawyers in Northeastern Illinois. As a Wisconsin lawyer, I often have clients from...
Justin James McShane
Justin McShane

Harrisburg, PA

Over 5 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Attorney Fagan is an attorney whose whole professional life is geared towards one thing-receiving a "Not Guilty" verdict. He is diligent and never...
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1998 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/24/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1993 – 1998

Davis & Riebman, Ltd.


Showing 1 of 13 degrees

2012 Certificate of Completion in DUI Defense

National College for DUI Defense


Showing 1 of 6 awards

2014 AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating



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2007- present Member

National College of DUI Defense

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Showing 2 of 11 publications

2014 What Do I Do With All the Paperwork My Client Brought to the Consult?

IICLE DUI Defense Institute 2014

2012 Judge admits abuse claims in physician’s assistant’s trial

Daly Herald

Speaking Engagements

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2014 What Do I Do With All the Paperwork My Client Brought to the Consult?

at IICLE DUI Defense Institute

2013 Collateral Consequences of DUI in Illinois

at DUI - Beyond the Courtroom

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