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Fred A. Joshua

Fred A. Joshua

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody

About Me

As an attorney, I work with my clients to solve their problems and seek to achieve the best possible results for them. Each client’s interests are paramount to me – I respect and maintain their privacy and confidences. I understand that clients usually seek an attorney because they truly need the help. I am very sensitive to the client’s given situation and never take their concerns lightly.  Finally, I take a great care to achieve the client’s overall goals with the utmost discretion and expediency.


Languages Spoken: English, Arabic

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Divorce & Separation: 40%
    3 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 40%
    3 years
  3. Child Custody: 20%
    3 years



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Steven Raminiak

    Fred is insightful, practical and resourceful. In difficult circumstances, he rises to the challenge. I endorse this lawyer.


    Steven Raminiak Guardianship Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Maxwell Charles Livingston

    I endorse Mr. Joshua. His advise with respect to child custody is quite strong.


    Maxwell Livingston Contracts & Agreements Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Fred A Joshua, P.C.

111 East Wacker Drive
Suite 555
Chicago, IL, 60601-4221

Satellite Office

8855 South Roberts Road
Hickory Hills, IL, 60457




ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200308/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Distinguished Service AwardChicago Volunteer Legal Services2009

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalFRED A. JOSHUA P.C.2008 - Present
Senior AssociateKameli & Associates, P.C.2003 - 2008
Law ClerkGardiner Koch Weisberg & Wrona2001 - 2002
Law ClerkLucas & Cardenas P.C.2000 - 2002
Legal InternLaw Offices of Vivian Khalaf1996 - 2000


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2005 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Chicago Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Arab-American Bar Association of IllinoisMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
In Re Marriage of Jane & John DoeChild was returned to his Father.

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of Illinois, ChicagoPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2000

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Abused Spouse ReliefViolence against women act.2010
Amicus Poloniae Legal ClinicIllinois DUI Law: Recent Changes2009
Annual MeetingReturning to the U.S. Illegally is Dangerous2007