Facing criminal charges is always grueling experience. Make sure you have an aggressive and experienced attorney on your side who is ready to fight for you!
Maksim Tikhvinskiy has skills unique to the legal community. He is fluent in English and Russian. He graduated from the best law schools in the United States and Russia and he is licensed to practice both in Illinois and the Russian Federation. He has experience in multiple areas of law.
Attorney Tikhvinskiy provides the highest quality criminal defense legal representation for anyone charged with DUI or other alcohol-related driving offenses, as well as felony crimes and misdemeanors in all other areas of criminal law. Maksim Tikhvinskiy has been involved in all aspects of criminal defense from the initial investigations through jury trials. He is equally comfortable in arguing your case in front of a judge or jury.
Attorney Tikhvinskiy has been practicing law in Cook County as well as in Kane, DuPage, Will, McHenry, DeKalb, Boone, Winnebago, Ogle, Stephenson, and Whiteside counties. He appears in court every day fighting his client’s cases. All that allows him to provide the best possible defense strategy for you.
No matter how small your matter may be, Maksim is here to listen. He is available to discuss your case via phone or to meet in person, even if his client is in prison. The first consultation is always free of charge. So, don’t hesitate to get in touch.
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2015||07/06/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Clients' Choice badge||Avvo||2018|
|Live Reviews Badge||Avvo||2018|
|Top Contributor Badge||Avvo||2018|
|Book Award for the Outstanding Scholastic Achievement||University of Minnesota Law School||2015|
|Law School Public Service Program Recognition Award||University of Minnesota Law School||2014|
|Best Brief Finalist||Maynard Pirsig Moot Court||2014|
|Associate Attorney||Scott W. Sheen and Associates, St. Charles, Illinois||2017 - Present|
|Assistant Public Defender||The Winnebago County Public Defender’s Office, Rockford, Illinois||2016 - 2017|
|Attorney||Stowers and Sarcone, West Des Moines, Iowa||2015 - 2016|
|Certified Legal Intern||The Marion County Public Defender Agency, Indianapolis, Indiana||2014 - 2014|
|Law Clerk||Rawls, McNelis & Mitchell, Richmond, Virginia||2013 - 2013|
|Name Partner, Founder||Law Office of Maksim Tikhvinskiy, Moscow, Russia||2008 - 2012|
|Attorney||“Klishin & Partners” Attorneys at Law, Moscow, Russia||2006 - 2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois||General Bar Member||2018 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois||Trial Bar Member||2018 - Present|
|The United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois||N/A||2016 - Present|
|Illinois State Bar Association||N/A||2015 - Present|
|University of Minnesota Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||2015|
|People of the State of Illinois v. JHA||The prosecutor dismissed the DUI charge. My client pleaded guilty to the offense of reckless driving and received the sentence of court supervision.|
|People of the State of Illinois v JS||The Stated dismissed the Felony Count of Domestic Battery. Instead, the client pled guilty to the misdemeanor offense of Reckless Conduct and received the sentence of court supervision without conviction.|
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