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  1. Criminal Defense: 75%
  2. Speeding Ticket: 15%
  3. Juvenile: 10%

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  • Jeffrey Thomas Bash

    I have referred many cases to Ms. Koester for handling. She is extremely professional, knows the attorneys and judges, is highly respected and gets the job done both effectively and efficiently. She is an asset to the profession.

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  • Javad M. Khazaeli

    Jessica is my go to for referrals for criminal defense in Madison County. I have know her for more than two decades. Highly recommend.

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Contact info

The Law Office of Jessica Koester, LLC

201 Hillsboro Ave
Edwardsville, IL, 62025-1601

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MOGood Standing, Active200901/08/2013
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200205/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 10 Under 40American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2015
Top 10 Under 40National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe Natiional Trial Lawyers2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2014
10 Best for Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2014
Top 10 Under 40National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2014
Top 10 Under 40National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2013
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2012
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois State Bar Association, Committee on Corrections and SentencingMember2012 - Present
Madison County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Illinois Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMemberN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Notre Dame Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1999