Richard Joseph Albanese

Richard Joseph Albanese

Criminal Defense Attorney

Waukegan, IL





No Misconduct


English , Spanish

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309 questions answered.

About Me

My name is Richard Albanese and I am an attorney uniquely geographically located to provide exceptional representation to residents of Illinois and Wisconsin. I am fullylicensed and actively practicing in both Illinois and Wisconsin. I routinely handle criminal misdemeanors, felonys, traffic, DUI and OWI cases in both states and advise clients on the possible interstate consequences. I have...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Wisconsin Ticket

Posted by: a Speeding Ticket client about 1 month ago.

I had received a speeding ticket for going 14.0 mph (in Wisconsin) and this citation would result in my insurance and home state being notified. Mr....

Excllent lawyer

Posted by: a DUI client about 1 month ago.

It was a very tough time in my life. I called Atty Albanese after reading about him. I called many other lawyers too. But the way he talked made me...
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Showing 2 of 22 peer endorsements

Thomas F. McGuire
Thomas McGuire

Park Ridge, IL

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I endorse this lawyer. Richard Albanese is a very professional attorney and well versed on case law. I worked with Mr. Albanese while we were both...
Ryan Matthew Schur
Ryan Schur

Arlington Heights, IL

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Richard Albanese is one of the best multi-state licensed attorneys I know. It has been a pleasure watching Richard speak with his clients and fight...
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1999 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/20/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

Richard Albanese Law Office


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1999 Juris Doctorate in Law

Southern Ilinois School of Law


Showing 1 of 7 awards

2013 Top 10 Attorney Award

National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys


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2013- present Mock Trial Judge

Northwest Suburban Bar Association

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2013 Issues North Of the Border: What Every Illinois DUI and Traffic Practitioner Should Know About Wisconsin Laws

Lake County Docket

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Trial Advocacy

at Trial Advocacy Competition

2012 The Illinois Court System

at Lawyers In The Classroom

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