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  • Brandon Davis
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    The Davis Law Group, P.C.
    5 S County St, #1N, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 206 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Experienced and Professional Criminal Defense Attorney. Free consultation.

    Practice area
    25% Criminal defense, 25% Expungement, 25% DUI and DWI, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    30 minutes

    License
    IL, Active since 2009

  • Martin Lascola
    Affiliate Office - Waukegan Branch - Spittali Law Offices
    5 South County Street, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 182 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    FORMER CRIMINAL PROSECUTOR-20+ YRS. EXPERIENCE IN COOK, LAKE & DuPAGE! CALL DIRECT NOW!!
  • David Winer
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    Law Offices of Winer & Winer
    9 N. County St #100, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 137 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Over 30 years of experience in LAKE COUNTY in Criminal Defense, DUI and Traffic Defense. Free Consultation

    Practice area
    20% Criminal defense, 40% DUI and DWI, 30% Speeding and traffic ticket, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    30 minutes

    License
    IL, Active since 1988

  • Richard Albanese
    Richard Albanese Law Office
    5 South County St., First Floor, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 88 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    My name is Richard Albanese and I am a Traffic and Criminal Defense Attorney uniquely geographically located to provide exceptional representation to residents of Illinois and Wisconsin. I am fully licensed and actively practicing in both Illinois...
  • Evan Winer
    Evan J. Winer
    9 N County St Ste 100, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 109 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7  
    Licensed
    Review: “Mr. Winer has helped me in amazing ways. He is professional, never judgemental, and overall extremely experienced at what he does. I would recommend him to anyone who needed sound legal counsil.”
  • Elliot Pinsel
    Daniels, Long and Pinsel
    19 N County St, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.4  
    Licensed
    Review: “Have used Elliot multiple times and every time he walks into the court room he gets things done. Usually always the first one to see the judge and he knows all the DA's. You can't go wrong by picking Elliot to rep...
  • Torrie Newsome
    The Law Office of Torrie Mark Newsome
    705 Yeoman St, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 42 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.5  
    Licensed
    Review: “Excellent attorney! Very knowledgeable and compassionate. He is a great colleague in the community and also a strong advocate for all his clients. As an attorney myself, I can confidently recommend Torrie Mark Newsome.”
  • Steven McCollum
    McCollum Hodgkinson, P.C.
    415 W. Washington Street, Suite 103, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Experience you Need - former Chief Deputy State's Attorney and Chair of LCBA Criminal Law Committee
  • Gordon Hirsch
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    Lake County Office
    33 N County St, Suite 201, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 23 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    Communication. Preparation. Execution. Call Today.

    Practice area
    40% Criminal defense, 20% Speeding and traffic ticket, 20% DUI and DWI, 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. 20%-40%

    License
    IL, Active since 2000

  • Gregory Nikitas
    Law Offices of Gregory C. Nikitas
    25 N. County Street, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Aggressive criminal defense. Former prosecutor with over 20 years experience.

    Practice area
    65% Criminal defense, 25% DUI and DWI, 10% Federal crime

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    30 minutes

    License
    IL, Active since 1994

  • Jason Dreifuss
    Dreifuss Law
    25 N. County St., Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 18 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.5  
    Licensed
    Jason S. Dreifuss believes that there is only one way to represent clients who are locked up, charged, or under investigation: fight with the same ferocity as if he were representing a member of his own family. That means tireless work to keep you...
  • Scott Gordon
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    Attorney Scott Gordon, PC
    One North County Street, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 137 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8  
    Licensed
    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 y...

    Practice area
    60% Criminal defense, 20% DUI and DWI, 20% Immigration

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    License
    IL, Active since 1990

  • Daniel Hodgkinson
    Mccollum Hodgkinson, P.C.
    415 Washington St, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.2  
    Licensed
    Criminal Defense of Adult Felony, DUI, Misdemeanor, and all Juvenile Delinquency Cases;Including the Defense of Adults and Minors charged with: First Degree Murder;Reckless Homicide and/or DUI (felony and misdemeanor) allegations; All Sex Offense ...
  • Paul Serkland
    5 South County Street 1st Floor, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 29 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7  
    Licensed
    Paul F. Serkland is a former prosecutor with the Cook County State's Attorney's office.   While employed as a prosecutor, Mr. Serkland handled all types of criminal cases.  Visit serklaw.com for more information about Paul F. Serkland.
  • Daniel Zeit
    Fox Lunardi & Zeit LLC
    9 S County St, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.9  
    Licensed
    Review: “I needed expert help for my son who had serious felony charges filed against him that were unfair (really) but complicated. Dan used his knowledge of the law, as well as familiarity with every prosecutor/judge/lawyer and ...
  • Alan Jones
    Alan E. Jones Attorney At Law, P.C.
    203 E. Greenwood Avenue, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 21 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.1  
    Licensed
    25+ years experience Criminal Defense Trial Attorney & Driver's License Reinstatement Cases.  Free Consultation!
  • William Stanczak
    Stanczak Law Offices Inc.
    1738 Washington St., Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.0  
    Licensed
    I am in my 19th year of the practice of law. I spent my first two years of my career as a prosecutor with the Lake County State’s Attorneys Office. For the last 17 years I have almost exclusively practiced in the area of workers compensation. I do...
  • John Murphy
    Law Office of John E. Murphy, L.L.C.
    325 Washington St Ste 300, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 7.1  
    Licensed
    Your case is too important to not have the best fighting for you. Aggressive, experienced criminal defense. Call us For a free consultation.
  • Ralph Strathmann
    Law Office of Ralph Strathmann
    33 N County St Ste 604, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 6.7  
    Licensed
    Review: “Of all the attorneys I have met, retained, or come into contact with, Mr. Strathmann is the most reliable, intelligent, and hard working. He is professional, and very personable. I felt as though he genuinely cared about ...
  • Michael Perillo
    Noonan Perillo & Thut Ltd.
    25 North County Street, Waukegan, IL
    5.0 stars 17 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Michael (Mike) Perillo is in his 39th year of practice as an attorney. He began his career in 1983 as an active-duty JAG Corps Officer in the U.S. Navy. In that capacity, his duties included the prosecution of Courts-Martial. He also served as Sta...

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