As a former prosecutor with the Cook County State's Attorney's office, I have successfully tried thousands of cases involving everything from narcotics to capital murder. I am now using the skills I learned as a prosecutor to defend those charged with a crime.
As a former prosecutor with the Cook County State's Attorney's Office, I litigated over 65 jury trials and thousands of bench trials. The majority of my cases involved violent crimes however, I also litigated DUIs, Narcotics, Guns, and Possession of a Stolen Motor Vehicle
Our Rating is calculated using information the lawyer has included on their profile in addition to the information we collect from state bar associations and other organizations that license legal professionals. Attorneys who claim their profiles and provide Avvo with more information tend to have a higher rating than those who do not.
What determines Avvo Rating?
Experience & background
Years licensed, work experience, education
Legal community recognition
Peer endorsements, associations, awards
Legal thought leadership
Publications, speaking engagements
Disciplinary information may not be comprehensive, or updated. We recommend that you always check a lawyer's disciplinary status with their respective state bar association before hiring them.
Criminal defense Attorney | Mar 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Highly experienced and competent attorney. Tim has a ton of trial experience so if your case is going to go the distance, you couldn't be in better hands. At the same time, he knows how to evaluate a case and if possible, can help resolve it early on."
General practice Attorney | May 23
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Tim Carter is an extremely talented attorney and trial lawyer. Tim has earned the tremendous respect of many attorneys and judges, and for good reason. Tim has a wealth of legal experience and a strong command of every case he handles. For those of us who know Tim personally or have worked with him, his dedication, sincerity, and intelligence are immediately apparent.
In short, in Chicago, a town full of big name attorneys, you simply cannot find a better attorney to represent you in court. Whatever the case may be, hire Tim Carter with confidence."
This attorney hasn't created any attorney endorsements recently on Avvo.
This attorney hasn't created any legal answers in Q&A or legal guides recently on Avvo.