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Larry Allen Davis

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Speeding & Traffic Ticket

About Me

Larry A. Davis graduated from Northwestern University (B.A. cum laude, 1973) and DePaul University (J.D. cum laude 1976).


He is currently the principal of The Davis Law Group, P.C. in Northfield, Illinois. Mr. Davis was previously an attorney and hearing officer with the Secretary of State between 1976 and 1981.


His practice is now concentrated in the area of DUI and administrative hearings before the Secretary of State. He was a co-drafter of the Illinois Summary Suspension Law and has represented the ISBA in legislative negotiations for more than 20 years.


Mr. Davis is a current chapter author of the IICLE's handbook on Defense of DUI and has been published several times in the Illinois Bar Journal. He was co-editor of the Traffic Laws & Courts Newsletter, a publication of the Illinois Bar Association, for which he has also authored numerous articles.


Mr. Davis has lectured on the topic of traffic laws for the CBA, ISBA, IICLE, Cook County Public Defender's Office, Lake County State's Attorney's Office, Northwest Suburban Bar Association, DuPage Bar Association and McHenry County Bar Association and the Illinois Traffic Conference. He has also been involved in regional legal training for law enforcement officers.


He is past chair of the Traffic Laws & Courts Section Council, Illinois State Bar Association and past chair of the Traffic Laws Committee of the Chicago Bar Association. He has also been a member of the 2000 Traffic Safety Advisory Committee to Secretary of State Jesse White and a member of an advisory committee to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.


 


 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. DUI & DWI: 70%
  2. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 15%
  3. Criminal Defense: 15%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Jennifer Josephine Wirth

    Attorney Larry Davis is at the top echelon in our field when it comes to license reinstatement hearings. He is actively involved in all areas of the practice, from monitoring legislative efforts to representing clients at hearings. I would recommend his services to anyone in need of a license reinstatement hearing.

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    Jennifer Wirth DUI & DWI Attorney
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  • Liam Dixon

    I endorse this lawyer. He is my go to guy if I have any questions regarding drivers license issues or to bounce ideas off of for DUI

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    Liam Dixon Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Davis Law Group, P.C.

191 Waukegan Rd.
Suite 305
Northfield, IL, 60093-2722

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law197605/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certificate of PublicationIICLE2014
Certificate of PublicationIICLE2009
Certificate of AppreciationIICLE2006
Certificate of AppreciationIICLE2003
Newsletter Editor Service Award 10 YearsIllinois State Bar Association2001
Certificate of Appreciation for Contribution as AuthorIICLE1999
Newsletter Editor Service AwardIllinois State Bar Association1997
CLE Service AwardChicago Bar Association1997
Newsletter Editor Service AwardIllinois State Bar Association1996
CLE Service AwardNorthwest Suburban Bar Association1995
Certificate of AppreciationChicago Bar Association1988
Certificate of AppreciationIllinois State Bar Association1987

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalThe Davis Law Group, P.C.1982 - Present
Attorney and Hearing OfficerIllinois Secretary of State1976 - 1981

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Illinois State Bar Association, Traffic Laws and Courts SectionSection Chair2000 - 2001
Illinois State Bar Association, Traffic Laws and Courts SectionLegislative Subcommittee Chair1990 - Present
Chicago Bar Association Traffic Laws CommitteeChair1987 - 1988
Illinois State Bar Association, Traffic Laws and Courts SectionMember1986 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
People v. PineN/A
People v. WegielnikN/A
People v. FisherN/A

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
DePaul University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Northwestern UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1973

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Illinois Traffic Law ConferenceTVDL & BAIID Laws2015
Illinois Traffic ConferenceIllinois Medical Cannabis/DUI Law2014
Criminal Law SeminarTVDL Law2014
Traffic Laws & Courts Section CounselIllinois Secretary of State DUI Revocation Issues2013
Criminal Law SeminarBAIID Violations for RDPs and MDDPs2013
Illinois State Bar AssociationNew DUI Law2009
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationNew Illinois Law — Interacting with the Illinois Secretary of State Offices: Impact, Process, and MDDP2009
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationSentencing Options, Hardship, Restoration, and Representing the Revoked or Suspended Driver Before the Office of the Secretary of State2008