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Andrew Mark Weisberg

Andrew Mark Weisberg

also known as Chicago Criminal Lawyer, Former Prosecutor - Cook County

About me

Experienced, Aggressive and Compassionate Criminal Defense Attorney with Offices in Chicago and Skokie.  Former Prosecutor that understands criminal cases from both sides of the courtroom.  Free immediate consultation.  When you hire Mr. Weisberg to defend you, he will not send a novice to court.  He will personally defend you before a Judge or Jury and fight hard to obtain the best possible results.  Call Now to speak directly with Mr. Weisberg. 


Mr. Weisberg dedicates himself to the needs and concerns of all of his clients.  From the moment you contact him for a free consultation, he will begin to explain to you everything you need to know about the law surrounding your case as well as what to expect every step of the way.  He invites you to call him anytime at the office or on his cell phone at (773) 908-9811.  He will be happy to discuss your case and inform you of your options.  He handles any and all of the following offenses:


Criminal Defense Practice, Federal Criminal Law, Drug Crimes, Drug Offenses, Drug Cases, Possession of controlled substance, Possession with intent to deliver, Delivery of Controlled Substance, Manufacture, Distribution, Conspiracy to Deliver, Cocaine, Heroin, Ecstasy, GHB, Look-alike substance, Marijuana, Marijuana Plants, Cannabis, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Felonies, Fraud, Mortgage Fraud, Loan Fraud, Mail Fraud, Embezzlement, Homicide, Murder, Attempted Murder, Misdemeanors, Rape, Sex Crimes, Statutory Rape, Sexual Abuse, Criminal Sexual Abuse, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, Criminal Sexual Assault, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault, Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault, Child Pornography, Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, Public indecency, Stalking, Disorderly Conduct, Prostitution, Solicitation of a Prostitute, Domestic Violence, Assault, Child Abuse and Neglect, Drivers License Suspension, DUI/DWI, Traffic Offenses, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Drunk Driving, Drunken Driving, Aggravated DUI, Aggravated Driving Under the Influence, Reckless Homicide, Driving While License Suspended, 6-303, Driving on a revoked license, drag racing, reckless driving, CDL Drivers, Speeding over 40 mph over limit, Juvenile Law, Traffic Violations, Burglary, Residential Burglary, Robbery, Armed Robbery, Aggravated Robbery, Trespass, Trespass to Land, Trespass to Vehicle, Trespass to residence, Theft, Retail Theft, Deceptive Practices, Identity Theft, Theft by Deception, Forgery, Perjury, Shoplifting, Resisting Arrest, Obstruction of Justice, Obstructing Justice, Weapons Charges, Guns, Gun Charges, Unlawful Use of Weapon, Unlawful Use of Weapon by Felon, Aggravated Unlawful Use of Weapon, Aggravated UUW, Defacing a Firearm, Kidnapping, Unlawful Restraint, Vehicular Hijacking, Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking, Possession of Stolen Motor Vehicle, Stolen Car, Witness Intimidation, Grand Jury, White Collar Crime, Violation of Probation, Violation of Conditional Discharge, Petition to Revoke Probation, Violation of Order of Protection, Vandalism, Criminal Damage to Property, Arson, Aggravated Arson, Battery, Aggravated Battery, Assault, Aggravated Assault, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence, Reckless Discharge of a Firearm, Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm, Escape, Expungements, Bail Hearings, Dog Fighting, Bad Checks, Telephone Harassment, Preliminary Hearings and all other Criminal Cases.


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    19 years
  2. Violent Crime: 20%
    19 years
  3. Sex Crime: 15%
    19 years
  4. Domestic Violence: 15%
    19 years



Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

16 total 

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  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mr. Weisberg. Truly exceptional and caring attorney who produces great results in representing clients! I want all people with legal problems to contact him first.


    Mark Clay Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Neil Joseph Adams

    I have know Andrew for over 20 years. We were prosecutors together in the 90's, and have worked together on cases many times since then. He is a great lawyer and a truly good person.


    Neil Adams Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Law Office of Andrew Weisberg

444 N. Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL, 60611

Law Offices of Andrew Weisberg

10024 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, IL, 60077



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199611/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
A+RatingBetter Business Bureau2014
Certificate of Completion - Defending IL Death Penalty CasesState Appellate Defender2010
Certificate of Completion - Capital Litigation TrainingLake County Bar Association2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLaw Offices of Andrew M. Weisberg2006 - Present
AttorneyPaul B. Episcope, LLC2005 - 2006
AttorneySwanson, Martin & Bell, LLP2004 - 2005
Prosecuting AttorneyCook County State Attorney's Office2001 - 2004
Felony Review AssistantCook County State Attorney's Office2001 - 2002
Adjunct ProfessorRobert Morris College1998 - 2000
Prosecuting AttorneyWill County State's Attorney's Office1996 - 2001
Legal Intern - AppealsCook County State's Attorney's Office1995 - 1995
Legal Intern - Felony CourtroomCook County State's Attorney's Office1994 - 1994
Association namePosition nameDuration
Federal Trial BarMember2006 - Present
Capital Litigation Trial BarMember2001 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. John Doe (confidential)All charges dismissed and case expunged.
People v. John Doe (confidential)Client Facing 120 years for rape - No jail time.
People v. M.M. (Confidential)Not Guilty on All Charges
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Publication nameTitleDate
Sun TimesCriminal Sexual Abuse2013
89 WLSCriminal Sexual Abuse2013
Time Out Chicago (Quoted in Article)Shoplifting in Chicago2012
upublish.infoJury Trial or Bench Trial2011
articlebase.comChicago Criminal Defense Law of Accountability2011
Chicago Tribune$700,000 bond for man held in woman's death2003
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Columbia School of LawLawJuris Doctorate1996
University of IllinoisPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
John Marshall American Inn of CourtMock Trial Judge2002
Trial CompetitionMock Trial Judge2001
Robert Morris CollegeAdjunct Instructor - Various Legal Classes2000
Speech to Will County SeniorsPreventing Elder Scams1999
Robert Morris CollegeAdjunct Instructor - Various Legal Classes1999
Robert Morris CollegeAdjunct Instructor - Various Legal Classes1998