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Jeffrey Ryan Hall

About me

Jeffrey R. Hall has practiced law since 2004, concentrating in the area of Criminal Law, DUI/DWI and Traffic Law.  He began working as an Assistant State's Attorney in Tazewell County, IL.  Prior to that service, Mr. Hall worked as an intern/clerk at the venerable law firm of Miller, Hall & Triggs, LLC where he handled matters in Real Estate and Business.  As an Assistant State's Attorney, Mr. Hall prosecuted in the traffic and misdemeanor divisions, as well as the Felony Traffic Division.


Mr. Hall gained experience as an aggressive trial attorney winning most of his trials he took before a judge or a jury.  With that experience, he started the law firm Hall, Owens & Wickenhauser, LLC in 2008.  After restructuring, he and fellow law school classmates Fadi B. Rustom and Michael S. Fritz, formed Hall, Rustom & Fritz, LLC where they vigorously represent clients' interests in numerous areas of law, concentrating in Business & Corporate Interests, Estate Planning and Administration, Divorce, Support & Child Custody, Criminal, DUI, Traffic, Criminal Record Expungements and Driver's License Reinstatements after Revocation.


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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 45%
    10 years, 900 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 40%
    10 years, 850 cases
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 15%
    10 years, 2 thousand cases


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Charles Gregory Schierer

    I highly recommend Jeff to anyone who needs a great lawyer. I've known Jeff for a number of years. I've had the fortune of discussing a variety of legal matters with Jeff. He is a thoughtful advocate who truly cares about his clients.


    Charles Schierer Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    Jeff is energized and tackles cases with enthusiasm. He is not afraid to advocate a client's position even in tough cases. He works very hard for his clients and has years of courtroom experience in both prosecution and defense.


    Ronald Hanna
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Hall, Rustom & Fritz LLC

316 SW Washington Street
Suite 1A
Peoria, IL, 61602


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200511/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarIllinois Super Lawyers2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
2014 Top 100 Lawyers Under 40American Society of Legal Advocates2014
Summa Cum Laude, Dean's ListDepartment Head of Political Science - Illinois State University2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing MemberHall, Rustom & Fritz LLC2008 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois State Bar Association, Traffic Laws and Courts SectionMember2015 - Present
Peoria County Bar AssociationVice Chair - traffic, misdemeanor and small claims2012 - Present
Peoria County Bar AssociationVice-Chair of Traffic, Misdemeanor & Small Claims Division2011 - 2012
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
DUI - Motion to Quash/Suppress EvidenceMotion to Quash Granted. Petition to Rescind Granted. Case Dismissed
DUI, Resisting, and 5 accompanying traffic chargesJury Acquittal on DUI and all traffic cases, guilty of resisting with minimal punishment
Disobeying a Police OfficerFull aquittal
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Publication nameTitleDate
Hall, Rustom & Fritz LLC BlogMy FOID (Firearm Owner's Identification Card) Was Revoked. What do I need to know about my right to bear arms in Illinois?2013
Hall, Rustom & Fritz LLC BlogMarijuana Possession Should be Legal in Illinois and in the United States: An article in support of the de-criminalization and taxation of Cannabis2013
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogNew 2012 Laws in Illinois2012
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogIn Illinois, can I be held responsible for an accident causing death or great bodily harm that occurs from my child having access to my firearm?2012
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogI have a commercial driver's license (CDL) and I drive for a living. What happens when I'm ticketed?2012
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogCyberstalking and Electronic Harassment: How far should Facebook "creeping" go?2012
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogPolice Misconduct, Drug Dogs, & Losing Your Property2012
Hall & Rustom BlogSummer Camp Music Festival 2012: What you need to know to stay out of trouble!2012
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogWhat happens when I miss my traffic court date?2011
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogWill a DUI affect my car insurance policy and/or rates?2011
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogDUI, Field Sobriety Tests, and Breath Alcohol Testing: What are my choices if I am pulled over in Illinois by a police officer and he/she suspects I'm under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs and he/she states I have to submit to blood alcohol testing?2011
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogWill I go to jail for driving while my license is suspended/revoked in Illinois?2011
Hall & Rustom, LLC Blog10 Ways Hall & Rustom, LLC Can Beat Your DUI Charges2011
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogHow to Erase Your Criminal Record of Past Crimes2011
Hall & Rustom, LLC BlogReinstating your Driving Privileges in Illinois: What You Need To Know2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southern Illinois University School of LawN/AJuris Doctor2004
Illinois State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2002
Florida State UniversityGeneral StudiesAssociates' Degree2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
DUI & Traffic Law Continuing Legal Education: DUI & Traffic Law Updates - Fall 2013Statutory Summary Suspensions, DUI & Driver's License Issues2013
Peoria County Bar AssociationReinstating your Driving Privileges2012
Peoria County Bar AssociationIssues in Traffic Law2011
Chapter MeetingsProtecting your legal interests while in college2011
Bradley University Mock Trial CompetitionMock trial judge2011
Tazewell County Bar AssociationIllinois Traffic Law Changes2010
Illinois State University Mock Trial CompetitionMock Trial Judge2009