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  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    17 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 50%
    17 years



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  • Joseph Phillip Selbka

    Lynn is an experienced and clever criminal defense attorney who thinks quickly on her feet. Her experience as a prosecutor gives her an understanding of how to best represent her clients.


    Joseph Selbka Education Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Susan Louise Dawson

    Lynn Palac is a hard working, tough and focused crimminal defense counsel. She gets to the heart of the matter and gets the job done for her clients. I highly recommend Lynn!


    Susan Dawson Business Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Lynn T Palac, Attorney at Law

121 S Wilke
Suite 301
Arlington Heights, IL, 60005


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199905/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyEtchingham Law2014 - Present
AttorneyWaltz, Palmer & Dawson LLC2009 - 2014
Asst. State's AttorneyCook County State's Attorney's Office1999 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationChair Criminal Law Committee2013 - Present
Catholic CharitiesVolunteer2012 - Present
University of PhoenixProfessor Criminal Justice Ethics2011 - Present
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
United WayCareer Mentor2011 - 2012
Rolling Meadows Crime StoppersBoard Member2011 - 2014
Leila Grace FoundationPro-bono Legal Advisor2010 - 2012
Publication nameTitleDate
criminallawyerrollingmeadows.comCriminal Law and DUI Blog2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
DePaul University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Loyola University ChicagoCriminal JusticeBS - Bachelor of Science1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Mock Trial Competition JudgeCriminal Trial Practice2013
What Women Should KnowLitigation and Family Law2012
Mock Trial Competition JudgeCriminal Trial Practice2011
Driving Rights SeminarDUI, Driving and other Traffic Topics2011
Continuing Legal Education SeminarWomen Criminal Attorneys2011
Continuing Legal Education SeminarEmployee Theft2010
Citizen's Police AcademyLocal and State Laws2003
Domestic ViolenceDomestic Violence Issues2001