Illinois Civil Rights Lawyers

There are 1,071 Civil Rights lawyers in Illinois. To help you make the best choice, Avvo has curated various information about each attorney, including education, work experience, and languages spoken. Combine this with 1347 real reviews from registered users to determine the best attorney fit for your needs.

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Illinois Has 1071 Civil Rights Attorneys With 1347 Reviews

Louis Joseph Meyer

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
35 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
We handle police misconduct, excessive force, false arrest and more. We fight for you
Practice area 60% Civil Rights, 20% Wrongful Death, 10% Criminal Defense and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes  • Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 33%-40%
License IL, Active since 2006

Martin Samuel Lascola

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Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
185 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
My team fights hard - police abuse/malicious prosecution - we’ll help you win!! 20+ years experience
Practice area 1% Civil Rights, 35% DUI & DWI, 20% Criminal Defense and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 45 minutes
License IL, Active since 2000

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Douglas B. Harper

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Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.8
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 39 years
We handle serious injury and illegal incarceration by police, prisons, and jails in/near Chicago
Practice area 20% Civil Rights, 35% Appeals, 25% Criminal Defense and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 15 minutes
License IL, Active since 1988

Edward R. Moor

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Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.9
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 33 years
I represent ordinary people in an extraordinary way: with total commitment and passion
Practice area 30% Civil Rights, 25% Class Action, 20% Defective and Dangerous Products and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License IL, Active since 1990

Michael D. Cheronis

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
117 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.8
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
Facing the reality of a criminal prosecution is frightening. Having the right lawyer makes all the difference. Simply put, Michael Cheronis is the right lawyer. As a former Chicago felony prosecutor and a seasoned defense attorney, Mr. Cheronis po...
Practice area 10% Civil Rights, 70% Criminal Defense, 20% Education
License IL, Active since 2003

Jon Forrest Erickson

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
15 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 33 years
Jon F. Erickson has been a successful lead trial attorney in some of Chicago’s most challenging courtrooms for the past 24 years. As an author, litigator and advisor, Jon F. Erickson has developed an expertise in criminal defense and civil rights ...

David G. Sigale

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
David G. Sigale has counseled and represented corporate and individual clients in Chicagoland and the United States. He practices general and appellate litigation with a focus in Gun Law, Civil Rights, Business Litigation and General Tort. David G...

James Constantine Vlahakis

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Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
35 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.4
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 28 years
We will represent you if you have been wrongfully arrested or physically abused by law enforcement officials.
Practice area 10% Civil Rights, 20% Class Action, 20% Consumer Protection and more
Cost Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 33%-50%
License IL, Active since 1995

Ian Barney

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
Ian M. Barney is a founding partner of Barney & Hourihane, LLP and is licensed to practice law by the Supreme Court of Illinois. He has successfully represented clients both at trial and on appeal and has extensive experience representing individu...

Sara A. Garber

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
7 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.6
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
I am an energetic, motivated, and hard working criminal defense and civil rights attorney. I put my clients first.

Benjamin Phillip Kailin

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
32 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.7
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
I graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1998, with a B.A. in Sociology, (with high honors in the major); Behavioral Science and Law, (with honors in the major); and a Certificate in Integrated Liberal Studies. After graduating from...

Saani Mohammed

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Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
21 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.1
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
If you need results, Saani is the right lawyer for you.
Practice area 15% Civil Rights, 45% Criminal Defense, 40% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License IL, Active since 2014

Richard J. Dvorak

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
9 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.5
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
At my firm, Dvorak Law Offices, LLC, we are dedicated to helping clients, from the moment of arrest, throughout trial, and even on appeal. Additionally, we have an extensive practice in civil rights litigation, including police brutality, false ar...

Kathleen T. Zellner

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
10 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.5
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 41 years
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Joel Matthew Leroy Huotari

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Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.6
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
As a partner with WilliamsMcCarthy, I enjoy a diverse practice in the state and federal courts. My clients range from individuals to multinational corporations. In addition to being admitted to practice in the state courts throughout Illinois and ...
Practice area 5% Civil Rights, 10% Copyright Infringement, 10% Litigation and more
Cost Hourly Rates,  $270-400 per hour
License IL, Active since 2006

Janaan Hashim

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
8 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.9
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
Janaan brings nearly 15 years of experience in the areas of criminal defense and civil rights law. Janaan's civil rights work focuses on protecting constitutional and statutorily protected rights ranging from First Amendment law to Title VII, the ...

Zaid Mahmoud Abdallah

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
17 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
As one of Cook County’s most respected criminal defense attorneys, Attorney Zaid Abdallah is the Co-Founder of Abdallah Law. Mr. Abdallah graduated from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago with his Juris Doctor degree. He has committed his leg...

Brian L. Polinske

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Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
87 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.2
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
Police Brutality / wrongful search/arrest / and excessive force claims require immediate attention.
Practice area 3% Civil Rights, 74% Criminal Defense, 19% DUI & DWI and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 15 minutes  • Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 33%-40%
License IL, Active since 1992

Nenye Uche

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
101 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
Attorney Uche is a nationally recognized litigator and trial lawyer. Attorney Uche’s talent, dedication and passion for advocacy has led him to successfully try to verdict over ive hundred cases that span multiple legal specialties ranging from pe...

Michael S. Baird

Illinois Civil Rights Attorney
6 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.9
Civil Rights Lawyer Licensed for 46 years
Review: I am an attorney and I worked with Mike Baird.He is one of the smartest attorneys I've ever met.Mike has the uncanny ability to simplify the most complex issues.As a trial attorney,Michael is able to relate to the jury and develop close rapport.He...

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