Howard Jay Wise

Howard Jay Wise

DUI / DWI Attorney

Chicago, IL





No Misconduct


Spanish , English

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About Me

Attorney Howard J. Wise started his 14 year career as a criminal attorney working for the Cook County States Attorneys Office. He was assigned to the Criminal Appeals Division, Traffic Division, Misdemeanor Division, Felony Preliminary Hearings Division, and Felony Review where he approved felony charges and took statements (confessions) from defendants on all types of felony cases. During his...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Always)

Client Reviews

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Best Criminal Lawyer You Can Hire

Posted by: Alex 5 months ago.

Mr. Wise is the hardest fighting lawyer in the courtroom! His advice was honest and solid. I had an aggrivated battery, Mr. Wise took it to trial...

Wonderful and responsive Attorney

Posted by: Ruth 5 months ago.

My son was arrested for a residential burglary. I live out of state and called Mr Wise. From the momwnr I called and retained Mr Wise I knew my aon...
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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Howard. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Mohammad A. Ahmad
Mohammad Ahmad

Arlington Heights, IL

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Wise is an excellent trial lawyer and advocate. He knows the law well and is a very effective advocate for his clients. He...
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1997 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/24/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1999 – 2001

Cook County State's Attorney's Office


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1996 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Thomas M. Cooley Law School


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1994 Dean's List

Thomas M. Cooley Law School


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Chicago Bar Association

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2008 Witnesses testify in Cal City slaying case

NWI Times

2005 Driver did not intend to kill, lawyers say

Chicago Tribune

Speaking Engagements

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2001 Volunteer Judge for Kent Law School Mock Jury Trial

at Trial Advocacy - Professor Gillespe