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  • Nenye Uche
    Uche P.C.
    314 N Loomis St, #G2, chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 84 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    A former prosecutor & successful Chicago area Personal Injury and Criminal Defense attorney. FREE CONSULTATION!
  • Douglas Harper
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    The Law Office of Douglas B. Harper
    Two Prudential Plaza, 180 N. Stetson Avenue, Suite 3500, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    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

  • Martin Lascola
    Chicago Office - James Goldberg Law ("Of Counsel")
    200 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 3100, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 180 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    My team fights hard - police abuse/malicious prosecution - we’ll help you win!! 20+ years experience
  • Louis Meyer
    Meyer & Kiss, LLC
    53 West Jackson Blvd., Suite 856, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 33 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I am a partner with Meyer & Kiss, LLC and concentrate my practice in Civil Rights, Criminal Law, and Personal Injury. I am also actively working with Medical Marijuana research and passage of legislation for Medical Marijuana. During my first week...
  • Edward Moor
    Moor Law Office, P.C.
    One North LaSalle Street, Suite 600, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 9.1  
    Licensed
    I represent ordinary people in an extraordinary way: with total commitment and passion
  • Jon Erickson
    Erickson & Oppenheimer
    223 West Jackson Blvd, Suite 200, Chicago, IL
    4.5 stars 14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
         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 ri...
  • Thomas Hyland
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    Hyland Law Office
    20 N Wacker Drive, Suite 3710, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8  
    Licensed
    We fight to defend the rights of our clients and have built a reputation on getting results. Call for a highly skilled trial attorney who will work tirelessly for the justice you deserve.

    Practice area
    20% Civil rights, 45% Criminal defense, 20% Personal injury, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    60 minutesContingency 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. 28%-40%Retainer Some attorneys require an upfront payment to secure their services before they begin their work Sometimes

    License
    IL, Active since 2012

  • Sara Garber
    Thedford Garber Law
    53 West Jackson Blvd., Suite 638, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.5  
    Licensed
    I am an energetic, motivated, and hard working criminal defense and civil rights attorney. I put my clients first.
  • Michael Cheronis
    Law Office of Michael D. Cheronis
    2502 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 95 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.7  
    Licensed
    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...
  • Ian Barney
    Barney & Hourihane, LLP
    53 W Jackson Blvd Ste 1215, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    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...
  • Justin Schwartz
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    Law Office of Justin Schwartz
    1723 W. Devon Ave., #607882, Chicago, IL
    4.5 stars 32 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3  
    Licensed
    Protect your civil rights from police and other official misconduct with an attorney that has the experience, knowledge, and compassion to effectively fight for you in and out of the courtroom. Schedule an appointment with Justin Schwartz of Chica...

    Practice area
    10% Civil rights, 30% Criminal defense, 20% Personal injury, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    60 minutes

    License
    IL, Active since 1999

  • Benjamin Kailin
    FirmEquity
    444 North Wabash, Fifth Floor, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 32 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.6  
    Licensed
    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 f...
  • Janaan Hashim
    Janaan Hashim
    161 N. Clark St., Suite 1600, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.9  
    Licensed
    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 Abdallah
    Abdallah Law P.C.
    875 N. Michigan Suite 3100, Chicago, IL
    4.5 stars 17 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    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...
  • Bryan Waldman
    Sinas Dramis Larkin Graves & Waldman
    77 W. Wacker Drive, Ste 4500, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 24 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Bryan is the President of the Sinas Dramis Law Firm and a dedicated attorney. He represents individuals in all types of personal injury cases including auto, motorcycle and truck collision; toxic torts; construction site injuries; and premises lia...
  • James Murphy-Aguilú
    O'Brien & Murphy-Aguilú
    1739 S. Halsted, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
      James Murphy-Aguilú concentrates his practice in criminal, traffic and civil rights litigation.  Mr. Murphy-Aguilú has extensive experience in all aspects of criminal and civil rights litigation from initiation through appeal. Prior to formingO’...
  • Michael Baird
    Stotis & Baird Chartered
    200 West Jackson Suite 1050, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.0  
    Licensed
    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 jur...
  • J. Albukerk
    1450 W. Randolph St., Suite 2, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8  
    Licensed
    Nick Albukerk is the founder and principal attorney of Albukerk & Associates. He leads our firm in representing clients who struggle with a wide range of litigation and trial matters throughout Chicagoland. His confidence and effectiveness in the ...
  • William Mills
    Firmequity
    858 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 22 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.5  
    Licensed
    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...
  • Robert Robertson
    Law Offices of Robert Robertson
    20 N. Wacker Dr., Suite 3710, Chicago, IL
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.4  
    Licensed
    Review: “I'm a little embarrassed ,but its necessary to get the point across,i was a career criminal I've dealt with my share off attorneys some good some bad Rob is by far the best!! Knows all the ins and outs of the law...