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Robert Joseph Hills

also known as Rob Hills

About me

Robert J. Hills joined Johnson, Bunce & Noble, P.C. in 2010 and became a principal and shareholder in 2013. His practice is dedicated solely to litigation and trial work, and his core areas of practice are criminal defense, commercial litigation, disputed trusts and estates, and personal injury.

Mr. Hills has a broad based litigation practice in Central Illinois and represents corporations in a number of industries, as well as individuals accused of state and federal crimes.


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Practice areas


  1. General Practice: 20%
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
  4. Criminal Defense: 20%
  5. Litigation: 20%



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Robert James Hanauer

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Contact info

Johnson, Bunce & Noble, P.C.

7800 N. Sommer St.
Suite 425
Peoria, IL, 61615


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law201011/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Emerging LawyerLeading Lawyers Magazine2015
Client's Choice AwardAvvo2014
Outstanding Board MemberThomas M. Cooley Journal of Practical & Clinical Law2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Federal Criminal Defense AttorneyCJA Panel - U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois2013 - Present
PartnerJohnson, Bunce & Noble, PC2010 - Present
Board of DirectorsHeart of Illinois United Way2012 - 2014
Executive Chair, Generation UnitedHeart of Illinois United Way2012 - 2014
Law ClerkUnited States Department of Transportation2010 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2015 - Present
Abraham Lincoln American Inn of CourtAssociate Member2014 - Present
Illinois State Bar Association, Criminal Justice SectionMember2010 - Present
Peoria County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember2010 - 2015
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
American Pest Control v. J.R.N/A
Lorance v. LoranceTrial Judgment Affirmed
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Publication nameTitleDate
ABA Transportation Committee Quarterly: Spring 2010, Vol. 3, No. 2U.S. Department of Transportation Joins Global Relief Efforts in HaitiN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
DePaul University College of LawCommerceBS - Bachelor of Science2005
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The Nuts & Bolts of Trial PracticeJury Selection in Illinois Courts2015
The Nuts & Bolts of Trial PracticeBasic Trial Presentation2015
Street LawThe Fourth Amendment - Search & Seizure2015
BNI Chapter MeetingsFrequent speaker on various legal topics2014
WTVP 47- At IssueYoung Volunteers2013
BNI Chapter MeetingsFrequent speaker on various legal topics2013