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Samuel Andreano has over 30 years of courtroom experience
and heads our criminal law practice. He handles felonies,
misdemeanors, Driving Under the Influence (DUI) cases and
selected divorce litigation. Sam is a highly experienced litigator
who has helped hundreds of clients facing very serious criminal
charges. His broad criminal law experience includes serving as
Will County's Chief Public Defender for over 20 years.

Loras College - Magnum Cum Laude - BA in 1966
John Marshall Law School - JD in 1969


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  1. Criminal Defense: 75%
    47 years, 7 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
    47 years, 2 thousand cases
  3. Real Estate: 5%
    47 years, 2 thousand cases



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Andreano & Lyons, Ltd.

58 N Chicago St Ste 506
Joliet, IL, 60432-4367


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law196611/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerAndreano and Lyons1980 - Present