As a veteran prosecutor and former legal counsel to the Illinois Senate Judiciary... more
As a veteran prosecutor and former legal counsel to the Illinois Senate Judiciary Committee, I have the breadth of knowledge and experience to provide you with the best possible representation on your legal matter, be it divorce, criminal defense, or juvenile justice.
I am a former prosecutor and Assistant State’s Attorney in Cook County, IL, one of... more
I am a former prosecutor and Assistant State’s Attorney in Cook County, IL, one of the largest prosecutorial offices in the world. As a prosecutor and Assistant State’s Attorney, I earned a reputation for persistence and toughness while having drive, compassion, extensive legal knowledge and prolific courtroom skills. With the same veal and vigor that I had as prosecutor, I now use to represent... view profile
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
Richard Blass was admitted to the bar of the State of Illinois and the Federal Bar... more
Richard Blass was admitted to the bar of the State of Illinois and the Federal Bar of the Northern District of Illinois in 2003. This year, he was sworn into the Bar of the United States Supreme Court. He received his undergraduate training at Lewis University, an MBA from Dominican University and a Juris Doctor from the John Marshall Law School. Mr. Blass concentrates his practice in cri... view profile
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.