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Posted by a client, Flag
I was charged with disorderly conduct when I attempted to defend myself from the motorist ahead of me who exited his vehicle and came back to my vehicle and threatened my family's safety. Our case was coming up just before Thanksgiving at the Skokie courthouse and we asked Mr. Serkland to represent me. He managed to get the case against me dismissed almost instantaneously. Mr Serkland is a very experienced and a knowledgeable attorney. He was able to dissect key facts out of the police report just in case if the need arose. His experience as a former prosecutor is worth its weight in gold, I highly recommend consulting with him and I personally would recommend him to any friend or family member if a need arises.
Posted by a DUI client, Flag
Paul will fight for you. I knew at all times where I stood during my case and what my options were. He told me what he thought was best for ME if a choice was given. I trust Paul implicitly and without hesistation would recommend him to another. I feel that I could pick up the phone/email and ask any questions I might have.
Posted by Alan, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Mr. Serkland was very responsive and kept me up to date on the progress with my case. He had my 2 tickets for street racing and speeding reduced to just a speeding ticket. I would recommend him to anyone and would hire him again if I need to.
Posted by Anna Katherine, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I was really nervous about going to court, but Mr. Serkland was a real pro at managing my fears. He knew exactly how to work with the judge and court room administrators. He was very professional and courteous to me. The whole process was painless for me, and the outcome was much better than I had imagined, thanks to Mr. Serkland!
Posted by a Juvenile client, Flag
During 8th grade my daughter was caught "sexting". The incident occurred the day of 8th grade graduation. They originally decided to not let her attend the ceremony. After much discussion they did since there were 4 other boys involved. The police on the school grounds said that we should hire an attorney in case they wanted to press charges. They told us that she might have to register as a sex offender. She did 6 full days of school detention during the summer and went for psychological therapy for a year. Paul Serkland handled all of our legal situation. He was kind, courteous and very professional. He knew how to handle the threat of her being charged as a minor. He really 'went to bat" for our family during a very difficult time. We can not thank him enough for what he did. My daughter is now in college and doing very well. She learned alot from the situation and is also grateful to Paul Serkland for his personal/legal help.
Posted by Kathy, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Paul did a superb job on a difficult traffic matter. He had to appear at a court in Chicago twice to resolve my case. He always called me the night before to remind me and he arrived early so we could discuss my case. I was very pleased with the result. I would highly recommend Paul.
Posted by K. J., a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Excellent attorney! Very knowledgeable of court procedure. Kept me informed, and was extreamly helpful. Cannot say enough good things about him! I was very satisfied with the outcome, ... Thanks Paul!
Posted by a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Was professional and courteous with us. Knowledgeable about our situation and how to help us. Kept us informed.
Posted by Jorge Mireles, a DUI client, Flag
Mr. Serkland is an excellent attorney. He helped me beat my case(DUI) in a short amount of time. He is very trustworthy and knowledgeable. He Kept me informed at all times and even arranged the court dates around my schedule and if i could not take off of work he would get my appearance excused.
Fees: At first i said wow thats a lot of money but believe me it was nothing compared to all the other fees I would have had to pay if I was found guilty . He was worth it!
I would recommend Mr. Serkland to anyone with any legal problems!
Posted by Katherine, a DUI client, Flag
I had two DUIs that I didn't take care of and had moved out of state and was dodging bench warrants for years, which was affecting my ability to obtain employment. When I was in a position to clear the matter up, I sought legal help. Mr. Serkland was not only the first to respond to my queries, but took the time to hear my situation and lay the whole process out clearly in language that I could understand. Being out of state, it was important that I not have to travel back and forth multiple times for no reason, and he repected that. In court, he got me a judgement I quite frankly, couldn't believe. He listened to me, presented my case earnestly, and truly advocated for me. Financially, I knew exactly what to expect at every turn and his services were definitely worth the fees. I now have the legal privilege to drive, thanks to Mr. Serkland. I couldn't recommend him more highly.
Posted by Kate, a Car Accident client, Flag
I was involved in a car crash where the car behind me crashed into me. Luckily there were no injuries, but I was issued the ticket. I was not sure of what to do with and was referred to Paul Serkland. I contacted Paul and left a message. He promptly responded and reviewed the case. Paul was very responsive, communicated me the process of the case, and handled it very quickly and efficiently.