As the managing member of Schierer Ritchie, I represent and defend many good people... more
As the managing member of Schierer Ritchie, I represent and defend many good people every single day who are facing extremely tough criminal charges. I began my career as a criminal defense attorney with the public defender's office and then started a criminal defense practice of my own. After years of this, I made the decision to fulfill a life-long dream and spend a term serving my country i... view profile
In 1975, I opened the Law Office of Arthur J. Inman in Peoria in order to provide... more
In 1975, I opened the Law Office of Arthur J. Inman in Peoria in order to provide quality, knowledgeable criminal defense representation to defendants throughout Illinois. I have more than 35 years of combined experience in criminal defense and prosecution. I represent clients in all areas of criminal law, including DWI/DUI, revoked licenses, white-collar crimes, drug charges, violent crime... view profile
As a partner at Schierer Ritchie, I am a caring and zealous advocate. I share the... more
As a partner at Schierer Ritchie, I am a caring and zealous advocate. I share the value system of my partner and am committed to forming personal and caring relationships with my clients, advocating aggressively and zealously for my clients, and honing my legal skills through continued and regular professional training and education to better serve my clients. Because the consequences can ... 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.