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    Moretti Law, P.C.
    875 N. Michigan Ave. Suite 3100, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Over 19 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, dismissa...
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    Practice area
    40% Criminal defense, 40% DUI and DWI, 20% Speeding and traffic ticket

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    Free Consultation
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    60 minutes

    License
    IL, Active since 2001

  • The Law Office of Purav Bhatt
    1655 S Blue Island Ave,, #312, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Persistent, Personal, Prepared, Former Prosecutor; Here To Protect You. Call 773-609-4920.
  • Law Offices of Darryl A. Goldberg
    33 North Dearborn Street, Suite 1830, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Whether it’s a drug crime, corruption charge, or criminal appeal, we are always prepared for battle.
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    Law Office of Andrew Weisberg
    444 N. Michigan Ave, #1200, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Former Cook County Felony Prosecutor Who Gets Results! Call For a Free Consultation
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    Practice area
    50% Criminal defense, 20% Violent crime, 15% Domestic violence, and more.

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    Free Consultation
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    30 minutes

    License
    IL, Active since 1996

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    Motta & Motta LLC
    161 N. Clark Street Suite, #1600, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Top 100 National Trial Lawyer. Not a conventional firm. Focused on protecting your future. Call 24/7
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    Practice area
    50% Criminal defense, 25% White collar crime, 25% Federal crime

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    60 minutes

    License
    IL, Active since 2004

  • Law Offices of Damon M. Cheronis
    53 W Jackson Blvd Ste 1750, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    My name is Damon Cheronis and my firm aggressively defends federal and state criminal charges.
  • Edward Johnson & Associates P.C. - Union Station Office
    555 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700 (Top Floor), Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
      Mr. Johnson was named one of the “Top 20 Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in Chicago”  by Expertise.com.  He was nominated to Superlawyers.com and was named one of the “Top 10” Criminal Defense Lawyer under 40 in Illinois by the National Academy of...
  • David L. Freidberg, P.C.
    70 West Madison Street, Suite 1450, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    My firm is here for your protection, first and foremost.  If you have been accused or arrested for criminal activity, we provide the best representation. Our skilled criminal defense team practices aggressive, proactive and highly-creative defense...
  • Attorney Alexander Ivakhnenko
    2155 North Elston Avenue, by appointment, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Contact us at 773-562-8602 to schedule an appointment. We offer Zoom consultations with encrypted technology and personal meetings in Chicago by appointment if necessary. We analyze, prepare, and submit asylum cases, handle immigration issues such...
  • Law Offices of Hal M. Garfinkel LLC, Chicago Criminal Defense Attorney
    30 N LaSalle St, Suite 2140, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 9.8  
    Licensed
    If it's experience, knowledge of the law, aggressive strategies, accessibility and affordability you are looking for in a Chicago criminal defense attorney, you will find all of those attributes and more at the law offices of Hal M. Garfinkel. For...
  • Michael A. Johnson and Associates
    415 North La Salle Drive, Suite 300A, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    With over 38 years experience defending citizens accused.. Michael A. Johnson can help.
  • 542 S. Dearborn St., Suite 510, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
      Chicago Personal Injury & Criminal Defense Attorney Sal Sheikh has a  reputation of excellence in providing smart, sensible, and cost-effective legal solutions to his clients.   "I serve a wide range of clientele from all socioeconomic backg...
  • The Tsataros Law Office
    800 S. Wells, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I am a former prosecutor with over 25 years of experience handling thousands of cases including speeding and traffic tickets, DUI, and more serious misdemeanor and felony offenses. I am now here to apply my vast knowledge and experience in the cri...
  • Chicago Office - James Goldberg Law ("Of Counsel")
    200 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 3100, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    FORMER CRIMINAL PROSECUTOR-20+ YRS. EXPERIENCE IN COOK, LAKE & DuPAGE! CALL DIRECT NOW!!
  • Gruszeczki & Smith Law, LLP
    33 N. Dearborn, Suite 1950, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I've been a lifelong resident of Cook County, born and raised on the northwest side of the city. After graduating from law school, I worked as a prosecutor in Cook County.  I've taken what I've learned there to represent my clients vigorously. I p...
  • Stephen Richards
    53 west Jackson Suite 756, Chicago, IL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Review: “Steve is an outstanding lawyer. He focuses on getting the job done. He helped me get a Felony Conviction reversed through several appeals at the Appellate and Supreme court level and finally the case was won and dismiss...