I work primarily in criminal defense, consumer bankruptcy, collections and general... more
I work primarily in criminal defense, consumer bankruptcy, collections and general litigation. I am licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois as well as the Federal District Court, Seventh Circuit, Central District of Illinois and before the Supreme Court of the United States. When I'm not at work I enjoy a variety of activities. Some of my favorite activities include driving, worki... view profile
I value my clients and aggressively defend their rights.I strive to resolve issues... more
I value my clients and aggressively defend their rights.I strive to resolve issues quickly with the least amount of expense.Usually, by the end of the case, my clients consider me not only as their lawyer, but also as their friend. I am licensed to practice in all Illinois Courts, the US Court of Appeals -7th Circuit, and before the United States Supreme Court.
My staff and I have been serving the counties of DuPage and Cook for years,... more
My staff and I have been serving the counties of DuPage and Cook for years, concentrating in Criminal and Traffic/DUI Defense. I have kept this entry simple and to the point. I like to speak to people in person rather than tell people "how good I am" over the internet like some attorneys do. If you are looking for an attorney to tell you what you want to hear, just because it is what you ... view profile
Attorney J. Samuel Worley has over ten years experience prosecuting and defending... more
Attorney J. Samuel Worley has over ten years experience prosecuting and defending child support, traffic, DUI, and criminal cases on the misdemeanor and felony levels, both as a private criminal defense and family law attorney and a former Cook County Assistant State's Attorney. Mr. Worley has successfully handled hundreds of cases and has the ability to quickly assess a case and work with the... view profile
I worked in law school for a US Congressman and gained both friends and insight into... more
I worked in law school for a US Congressman and gained both friends and insight into Washington politics. I was an investigator for the National Comm'n on the Causes and Prevention of Violence studying the causes and consequences of the events of the Democratic National Convention in 1968. For approximately 6 months in 1975 I was Acting Director of the Defender Division of the National Legal Ai... view profile
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.