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Languages spoken: English, French

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
    11 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 40%
    11 years
  3. Juvenile: 20%
    11 years


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Contact info

308 West State Street #97
Rockford, IL, 61101


WIGood Standing201303/27/2015
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200505/11/2016
NYResigned 201103/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2015
First Place BriefNational Health Law Moot Court Competition2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalLaw Office of Brendan W. Caver, Ltd.2011 - Present
Assistant State's AttorneyWinnebago County State's Attorney's Office2007 - 2011
AssociateFaulkner and Jensen, LLC2006 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2014 - Present
Federal Criminal Justice Act PanelMember2012 - Present
Winnebago County Bar AssociationSecretary2009 - 2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University Chicago School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Miami University of OhioPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Rockford Public SchoolsJuvenile Delinquency and Criminal Defense2011
Winnebago County Bar AssociationJuvenile Delinquency2010