Melissa I. Smejkal

Melissa I. Smejkal

Criminal Defense Attorney
Chicago, IL




No Misconduct

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Client Reviews

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Awesome representation

Posted by: Sai about 1 year ago.

I tend to dis-agree with the previous reviewer. She showed up at the court room 30 minutes before the judge showed up and explained to me what she...

horrible experience

Posted by: a DUI client about 1 year ago.

Do not waste your time. Very responsive but poor defense with no effort. A whole lot of there's nothing that can be done and had to file a...
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Showing 2 of 23 peer endorsements

John Justin Richardson
John Richardson

Chicago, IL

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Other

Melissa's legal advice is professional and well-reasoned.
Michael Paul Lemond
Michael Lemond

Lubbock, TX

2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. She answers questions on avvo with a clear understanding of the law. He is an asset to the legal community.
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1998 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/24/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1998 – 2005

Cook County


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1998 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of Technology


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2005- present In Court Bar Member

Chicago Bar Association

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Cook County Not Guilty