Chicago, IL Criminal Defense Lawyers

1,587 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Chicago, IL area.

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Chicago Has 1587 Criminal Defense Attorneys With 6466 Reviews

Andrew Mark Weisberg

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Law Office of Andrew Weisberg
444 N. Michigan Ave, #1200, Chicago, IL
54 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
Former Cook County Felony Prosecutor Who Gets Results! Call For a Free Consultation
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 20% Violent Crime, 15% Domestic Violence and more
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 1996

Stephen L. Richards

Stephen Richards
53 west Jackson Suite 756, Chicago, IL
46 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
I pride myself on giving expert and caring client service based on over 30 years of experience
Practice area 100% Criminal Defense
License IL, Active since 1985

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Darryl A. Goldberg

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Law Offices of Darryl A. Goldberg
33 North Dearborn Street, Suite 1830, Chicago, IL
55 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
Whether it’s a drug crime, corruption charge, or criminal appeal, we are always prepared for battle.
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 50% Federal Crime, 10% White Collar Crime
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 2003

Damon Matthew Cheronis

Law Offices of Damon M. Cheronis
140 S. Dearborn, Ste 404, Chicago, IL
21 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 21 years
My name is Damon Cheronis and my firm aggressively defends federal and state criminal charges.
Practice area 90% Criminal Defense, 10% Appeals
License IL, Active since 2002

Steven R Roach

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Steven R. Roach, Attorney At Law
8501 W. Higgins Road, Suite 420, Chicago, IL
29 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
Tough, Effective, And Experienced Representation. Fighting For You. Call Now. 847-941-0704
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 40% DUI & DWI, 10% Personal Injury and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 20 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 15%-40%
License IL, Active since 1998

Alexander Ktenas

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Ktenas Law
739 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL
40 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
s former prosecutors with extensive experience in criminal defense, the attorneys at Ktenas Law have managed hundreds of cases across the Chicago area.
Practice area 35% Criminal Defense, 35% DUI & DWI, 15% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
License IL, Active since 2015

Emilio Moretti

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Moretti Law, P.C.
875 N. Michigan Ave. Suite 3100, Chicago, IL
281 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
Over 23 years representing clients charged with felonies and misdemeanors. My representation always includes customizing a strategy for each case to help obtain the best possible result. I have an excellent record of not guilty verdicts, dismissal...
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 50% DUI & DWI, 25% Speeding & Traffic Ticket
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 2001

Dominick R. Dolci

Dolci & Weiland
134 N LaSalle St, #1515, Chicago, IL
21 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 34 years
Named 2016 Top 100 National Trial Lawyer. Unyielding criminal defense. Call for a free consultation.
Practice area 60% Criminal Defense, 20% DUI & DWI, 18% Divorce & Separation and more
Cost Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License IL, Active since 1990

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
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
FORMER CRIMINAL PROSECUTOR-20+ YRS. EXPERIENCE IN COOK, LAKE & DuPAGE! CALL DIRECT NOW!!
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 35% DUI & DWI, 15% Speeding & Traffic Ticket 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

Brandon Kenneth Davis

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The Davis Law Group, P.C.
420 W. Huron St., Suite 212, Chicago, IL
257 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
Experienced and Professional Criminal Defense Attorney. Free consultation.
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 25% DUI & DWI, 25% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
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 2009

Patrick J. Weiland

Dolci & Weiland
134 N LaSalle St, #1515, Chicago, IL
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
Former DuPage Felony Prosecutor. Named 2016 Top 100 National Trial Lawyer. Give us a call Today.
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 20% White Collar Crime, 10% DUI & DWI and more
Cost Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License IL, Active since 1997

Scott Phillip Gordon

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Law Offices of Scott Gordon, P.C.
120 S State St Ste 200, Chicago, IL
173 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 34 years
Attempt Murder Case-Mr.Gordon is incredible at what he does. From the moment me and my family met him, we knew he was the right choice. I was facing an attempted murder charge and he was able to get me 60 days of jail and 2 yrs probat. Thank you S...
Practice area 60% Criminal Defense, 20% Immigration, 20% DUI & DWI
Cost Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Always
License IL, Active since 1990

Sami Ziad Azhari

Azhari LLC
30 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 2140, Chicago, IL
36 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
Through hard work and advanced trial skills, Sami fights for the rights of his clients.
Practice area 32% Criminal Defense, 32% Federal Crime, 31% White Collar Crime 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 2007

Michael D. Cheronis

Law Office of Michael D. Cheronis
2502 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL
117 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
Mr. Cheronis has nearly twenty years of experience representing citizens of Illinois charged with criminal offenses. He has the litigation experience and temerity to successfully defends good people facing tough situations.
Practice area 70% Criminal Defense, 20% Education, 10% Civil Rights
License IL, Active since 2003

Jorie Kendra Johnson

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The Law Office of Jorie K. Johnson, LLC
53 West Jackson Blvd., Suite 660, Chicago, IL
47 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
As an honest and caring defense attorney focused on minimizing your criminal record, either presently or from years ago, I genuinely care about preserving and/or restoring your rights and will fight hard for you!
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 65% Expungement, 10% Gun Law
License IL, Active since 2008

Mitchell Scott Sexner

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Mitchell S. Sexner & Associates LLC
2126 W Van Buren Street, Chicago, IL
75 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 37 years
Since 1990, the legal team that clients have come to trust.
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 20% DUI & DWI, 20% Workers Compensation 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 1986

John Dearden Donlevy

John D. Donlevy
212 West Washington Street # 1504, Chicago, IL
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 66 years
I place a strong emphasis on providing my clients with personalized attention and responsive legal service. I treat every client with respect, care and compassion and work my hardest to develop innovative and winning strategies for each client’s l...
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 20% Business, 20% White Collar Crime and more
License IL, Active since 1957

Lori Gail Levin

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Lori G Levin, Attorney at Law
161 N. Clark, Suite 1600, Chicago, IL
14 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 43 years
When the charges are serious, you need a forceful criminal attorney. Especially if you have never been involved with the criminal justice system, the complexity and uncertainty about the process can cause fear and confusion. Lori Levin knows the s...
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 25% Juvenile, 25% Sex Crime
License IL, Active since 1980

Sean Amedee Brown

The Law Office of Sean Brown
111 West Jackson Blvd, Suite 1700, Chicago, IL
9 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
Attorney concentrating in Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Family Law. Real Estate Transactions, and Bankruptcy.
Practice area 30% Criminal Defense, 25% Family, 20% 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 20 minutes
License IL, Active since 2012

Steven H. Fagan

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Fagan, Fagan & Davis
161 N. Clark St, Ste 1662, Chicago, IL
40 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
Criminal case? You don't need a lawyer who does criminal defense on the side. Call 847-380-5781 now!
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 20% DUI & DWI, 15% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
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 1998

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