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Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 75%
    16 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 10%
    16 years, 500 cases
  3. Violent Crime: 5%
    16 years, 500 cases
  4. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 5%
    16 years, 1 thousand cases
  5. Domestic Violence: 5%
    16 years, 400 cases



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Attorney Endorsements

28 total 

  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mrs. Smejkal. Very knowledgeable and caring attorney who produces great results in representing clients! I want all people with legal problems to contact her first.


    Mark Clay Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Robert Vladimir Deters

    Melissa is an outstanding attorney and one who you will get along with smashingly. I find her to be very responsive to her clients' needs and someone who will go out of her way to deliver quality service. I very much endorse Melissa!


    Robert Deters Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Law Office of Melissa Smejkal

1328 W 18th Street
Chicago, IL, 60608-3148


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199808/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyCook County1998 - 2005
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Cook County Bar AssociationIn Court Bar Member2011 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationIn Court Bar Member2005 - Present
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationIn Court Bar Member2005 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
Cook County Not GuiltyWeedsN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
Loyola University ChicagoN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1995