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The Javier Law Firm, P.C. is a general law practice dedicated to serving the legal needs of our community. We represent and counsel clients facing many different legal and life challenges. Our goal is to help our clients navigate through complicated and confusing legal processes and obtain the most beneficial outcome based on their specific goals and expectations. 

The government has access to nearly unlimited resources and does not hesitate to use them in order to obtain convictions. Dismissals, favorable plea agreements and victories at trial can be achieved when a prosecutor’s confidence in the strength of the case is attacked. The Javier Law Firm, P.C. works tirelessly to look at your case from all angles and find the weaknesses in the government’s case. 

The Javier Law Firm, P.C. has the knowledge, training and experience to effectively defend our clients. We use thorough investigation, superior legal analysis, effective pretrial motions and other tactics to put you in the best position for a successful resolution of your case. Call us immediately for a free case evaluation to learn how we can put you on the path toward a favorable disposition of your case. 

We represent clients on felony and misdemeanor charges ranging from traffic tickets, DUI, stolen vehicles, shoplifting, theft, drugs, sex offenses, possession of a firearm, battery, resisting arrest, and much more. No matter how serious your case is, you can count on our law firm for personal service, timely information and accurate advice about the best ways to protect your interests. 

The Javier Law Firm, P.C. explores all available options for disposing of our client’s criminal cases. We are extremely familiar with the many diversion and treatment programs that may save you from a criminal record. These programs include, drug abuse programs, theft deterrent programs, supervision, expungeable probations, and other alternatives that can avoid convictions. Call us to find out if you may qualify for any of these dispositions. 

We work toward building and presenting the most effective defense possible under the circumstances of your case. To learn more about your defense options, call The Javier Law Firm, P.C.


Languages spoken: Spanish, Tagalog

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 55%
    10 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 40%
    10 years
  3. Real Estate: 3%
    5 years
  4. Wills: 2%
    5 years



Retainer (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

15 total 

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  • Matthew Joseph Medina

    Mark is truly a top-notch attorney. Mark and I worked together as prosecutors in the Cook County State's Attorneys Office. As such, I was able to observe first-hand his superb trial and negotiation skills. He's one of the smartest lawyers I know. I give Mark my highest recommendation.


    Matthew Medina Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mr. Javier. 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

Contact info

The Javier Law Firm, P.C.

1005 N. Western Avenue
First Floor
Chicago, IL, 60622


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200611/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
2013 Filipino-American Hall of FameVIA Times/Chicago Philippine Reports TV2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
President/Attorney at LawThe Javier Law Firm, P.C.2012 - Present
Trial Advocacy Competition CoachThe John Marshall Law School2007 - Present
Assistant General CounselIllinois Department Of Public Health2011 - 2012
Assistant State's AttorneyCook County State's Attorney"S Office2007 - 2011
AttorneyMichael G. Holzman & Associates2006 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Asian Americans Advancing Justice ChicagoBoard Member2015 - Present
Asian American Action Fund of Greater ChicagoBoard Member2015 - Present
Filipino American Lawyers Association of ChicagoMember2014 - Present
Filipino American Lawyers Association of ChicagoPresident/Board Member2014 - 2015
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationCriminal Law Committee Co-chair2013 - 2014
Illinois Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2013 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2013 - Present
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Chicago Bar Association, Judicial Evaluation CommitteeMember2012 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Chicago AreaBoard of Directors2012 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v T.H.Not Guilty
People v I.M.Not Guilty
DCFS v I.M.Appeal Granted; Indication Reversed
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of Illinois, ChicagoMarketing/FinanceBS - Bachelor of Science2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Criminal & Traffic Law CLECriminal Jury Trials2013
2013 Law Student ForumAlternative Legal Careers2013
2012 Law Student ForumPublic Sector Legal Careers2012