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Steve Klein practices DUI, Traffic, and Criminal Defense in Cook and DuPage County. Call Steve today for a free consultation!

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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. DUI & DWI: 70%
    9 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 15%
    9 years
  3. Domestic Violence: 6%
    9 years
  4. Speeding Ticket: 5%
    9 years
  5. Other: 4%
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Payment

Fees:

Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Robert C. Gigstad

    I'm very happy to endorse Mr. Klein. He is an exceptional attorney who regularly achieves great results for his clients! I would gladly refer any clients with problems in the Chicago area to him.

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    Robert Gigstad DUI & DWI Attorney
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  • Lawrence James Dohman

    I have had the pleasure of seeing Steve represent clients throughout Cook County, and have always been extremely impressed with his professionalism and knowledge of the law. I endorse this lawyer.

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Contact info

Steve Klein Attorney at Law

309 W. Washington St.
Suite 900
Chicago, IL, 60606

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200711/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarIllinois Super Lawyers2015
Rising StarIllinois Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarIllinois Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarIllinois Super Lawyers2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneySteve Klein Attorney at Law2014 - Present
AttorneyRamsell & Associates, LLC2008 - 2014
Associate AttorneyPowers and Moon, LLC2007 - 2008
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Advocacy for DUI DefenseMember2014 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
DuPage County Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationVice President2014 - 2014
Illinois Association of Criminal DefenseMember2013 - Present
DuPage County Bar AssociationBar Foundation Member2013 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
New Lawyers AssociationCriminal Law Committee Chair2011 - 2012
National College of DUI DefenseMember2009 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
DuPage County Bar AssociationPlanning Committee Member2008 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. O'keefeRule 23 Order Affirming Trial Court's Ruling
DUI DrugsDUI and possession of cannabis dismissed
Obstructing a Police OfficerReversal of conviction on appeal based on defective misdemeanor complaint
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
West LawPeople v. Davis2012
WestLawPeople v. Phillips2011
West Group publicationPeople of the State of Illinois v. Benny Moreland2011
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of Southern CaliforniaPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Triton CollegeKnowing Your Constitutional Rights2014
Knowing Your RightsKnowing Your Constitutional Rights2014
DCCDLA MeetingBlood Draw Advisement Form and Refusals2013