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Chicago, IL Civil Rights Lawyers

749 lawyers specializing in Civil Rights are available in the Chicago, IL area.

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    Louis Joseph Meyer

    Meyer & Kiss, LLC
    53 West Jackson Blvd., Suite 856, Chicago, IL
    34 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
    70% Civil Rights, 20% Personal Injury, 10% Criminal Defense

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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     60 minutesContingency33%-40%

    License
    IL, Active since 2006
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    Martin Samuel Lascola

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    Chicago Office - James Goldberg Law ("Of Counsel")
    200 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 3100, Chicago, IL
    185 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 23 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
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     45 minutes

    License
    IL, Active since 2000
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    Douglas B. Harper

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    The Law Office of Douglas B. Harper
    Two Prudential Plaza, 180 N. Stetson Avenue, Suite 3500, Chicago, IL
    5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 38 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
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     15 minutes

    License
    IL, Active since 1988
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    Michael D. Cheronis

    Law Office of Michael D. Cheronis
    2502 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL
    114 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...
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    Saani Mohammed

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    MohammedLaw
    73 W. MONROE STREET, SUITE 103, Chicago, IL
    21 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.1 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
    If you need results, Saani is the right lawyer for you.
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    Benjamin Phillip Kailin

    FirmEquity
    444 North Wabash, Fifth Floor, Chicago, IL
    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...
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    Jon Forrest Erickson

    Erickson & Oppenheimer
    223 West Jackson Blvd, Suite 200, Chicago, IL
    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 ...
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    James Constantine Vlahakis

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    Vlahakis Law
    20 N. Clark Street, Suite 3300, Chicago, IL
    35 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    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
    5% Civil Rights, 30% Consumer Protection, 25% Wrongful Termination and more

    Cost
    Contingency33%-50%

    License
    IL, Active since 1995
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    Ian Barney

    Barney & Hourihane, LLP
    53 W Jackson Blvd Ste 1215, Chicago, IL
    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...
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    Sara A. Garber

    Thedford Garber Law
    53 West Jackson Blvd., Suite 638, Chicago, IL
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.5 
    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.
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    Janaan Hashim

    Janaan Hashim
    161 N. Clark St., Suite 1600, Chicago, IL
    8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.9 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 17 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 ...
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    Nenye Uche

    Uche Litigation
    314 N Loomis St, #G2, Chicago, IL
    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...
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    Zaid Mahmoud Abdallah

    Abdallah Law P.C.
    875 N. Michigan Suite 3100, Chicago, IL
    17 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 14 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...
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    Robert Joseph Lane Robertson

    Law Offices of Robert Robertson
    20 N. Wacker Dr., Suite 3710, Chicago, IL
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.4 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 32 years
    Review: We hired Rob Robertson to handle some City of Chicago fines on property that our church holds. Attorney Robertson successfully resolved the issues, kept us informed of the progress, and offered to inspect land records to insure that some of the is...
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    William Joseph Mills

    Firmequity
    858 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL
    23 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.5 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 30 years
    I graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2006 with a degree in Political Science, Finance, and Economics. I stayed around Champaign for law school and graduated in 2009. I then worked at a big law firm in downtown Chicago...
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    Brandon Brown

    Law Office of Brandon Brown
    4659 S. Cottage Grove Avenue, Suite 202, Chicago, IL
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
    Brandon Brown is an aggressive, no-nonsense, experienced trial lawyer. Mr. Brown's practice is devoted primarily to matters within the Criminal Justice system. Since entering private practice Mr. Brown has served, led and/or assisted in the succes...
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    Shneur Zalman Nathan

    Nathan & Kamionski LLP
    140 S. Dearborn, Suite 1510, Chicago, IL
    8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.0 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Mr. Nathan regularly handles high stakes disputes in areas of municipal, commercial, employment, wage and hour, insurance coverage, securities, and class action litigation. Mr. Nathan’s personal motto of “get it done” is one he uses while practici...
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    Steven Howard Fine

    Law Office of Steven Fine
    53 West Jackson Blvd. Suite 1263, Chicago, IL
    36 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
    For 20 years, Steven Fine has been practicing law. As a Chicago criminal defense attorney, he knows how to handle all types of charges, from sex crimes to theft offenses. Steven understands the complex nature of the criminal justice system and kno...
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    Edward R. Moor

    Moor Law Office, P.C.
    53 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 1527, Chicago, IL
    2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.9 
    Civil rights Lawyer Licensed for 33 years
    Review: Attorney Ed Moor recently represented me and my businesses in a complex business dispute. He worked very hard at putting together a very solid case on my behalf and did not miss or overlook even the smallest of details that could have mattered in ...
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    Michael S. Baird

    Stotis & Baird Chartered
    200 West Jackson Suite 1050, Chicago, IL
    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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