Haytham Faraj

Haytham Faraj

Criminal Defense Attorney

Chicago, IL





No Misconduct


English , Arabic

Answers and Advice

196 questions answered.

About Me

There are a lot of lawyers who know the law and are good lawyers. Unfortunately, there are very few great lawyers. A great lawyer is someone who not only knows the law but also takes the time to listen to the client, understand the client's problem, develop a solution tailored to the client's needs and then deliver the solution to the client. The solution may not always involve legal action....

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (30%-40%), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Haytham Saved My Life

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 4 years ago.

When I was falsely accused of rape by a civilian female last year, I thought my life, let alone my career was over. I called Haytham Faraj and he...

legal counsel review

Posted by: Mike Dodd over 2 years ago.

Haytham is hands down the single best legal counsel I have ever had. His professionalism and dedication to my needs as a client far exceed other...
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Showing 2 of 25 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Haytham. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
John Hunter Smith
John Smith

Sherman, TX

9 months ago

Relationship: Other

Haytham was one of my favorite instructors at TLC. I would call Haytham if I needed a criminal defense lawyer. I endorse this lawyer.
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2013 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2012 – present

The Law Office of Haytham Faraj


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Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College


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1995 The Wheeler Award

U.S. Marine Corps


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2009- present Member

Michigan Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2014 No Time For Truth, The Marines Justice and the Haditha Incident

Naval Institute Press

2011 The Price of a Ribbon: Murder

The Warrior

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Cross Examination

at Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College- Texas Seminar at Round Top

2012 Trial Skills

at Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College

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