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Our firm concentrates in the litigation of major felonies in the Class X to Class 4 range all across the counties of Cook, Will, and DuPage.  We also represent clients in aggravated and misdemeanor DUI cases as well as other serious misdemeanors such as domestic violence.  The accolades and results we have earned and won speak for themselves.  If you are interested in optimum and honest advice, contact us.  We will look at your case and advise you as to the best course of action with only your best interests and reputation in mind.


Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    4 years



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

7 total 

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  • Jason Alan Wilkins

    Mr. Davalos is one of the best prepared lawyers I know. He is very organized in addressing the needs of his clients in every case I have had the pleasure of working with him on. I highly recommend this lawyer.


    Jason Wilkins Speeding and traffic ticket Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Thomas G. Gardiner

    I endorse this lawyer.Carlos is a fine young attorney. He has handled dozens of cases and has done some trial work. He is an energetic attorney who is very responsive to client needs. He speaks Spanish fluently.


    Thomas Gardiner Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

The Law Offices of Carlos H. Davalos

2210 W. North Ave.
Suite 6
Melrose Park, IL, 60160


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law201205/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Recognized Top 100 Trial Attorney in IllinoisNational Trial Lawyers Association2016
Recognized Top 100 Trial Attorney in IllinoisNational Trial Lawyers Association2015
Recognized Top 100 Trial Attorney in IllinoisNational Trial Lawyers Association2014
Recognized Top 100 Trial Attorney in IllinoisNational Trial Lawyers Association2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Trial AttorneyThe Law Offices of Carlos H. Davalos2012 - Present
Law ClerkCook County State's Attorney's Office2010 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Distinguished CounselMember2015 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseMember2014 - Present
Illinois Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2013 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2013 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. D.PReturn of a substantial portion of assets seized.
People v. G.C.Case dismissed
People v. D.S.Charge amended to equipment violation
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Arizona College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2012
University of Illinois, ChicagoCriminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts2007