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The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney in Will County, Illinois, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.


Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.


Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.


A criminal defense lawyer in Will County, Illinois should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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JohnPaul Ivec

JohnPaul Ivec
Ivec Law
24820 Caton Farm Road
Plainfield, IL 60586
Licensed for 24 years, JohnPaul Ivec is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

George Dean Lenard

George Dean Lenard
Lenard Law Office
81 N. Chicago St Suite 206
Joliet, IL 60432
George Dean Lenard is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Gerald George Kielian

Gerald George Kielian
Gerald G. Kielian Ltd.
5 W Jefferson St Suite 101
Joliet, IL 60432
Gerald George Kielian is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John Francis Klunk

John Francis Klunk
LAW OFFICE of JF KLUNK
916 S State St
Lockport, IL 60441
John Francis Klunk is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Juan Pedro Roberto A Ooink

Juan Pedro Roberto A Ooink
Giamanco & Ooink Attorneys at Law
340 Quadrangle Dr Suite A
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Juan Pedro Roberto A Ooink is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jeffery John Tomczak

Jeffery John Tomczak
Law Office of Jeff Tomczak, P.C.
116 N Chicago St Suite 500
Joliet, IL 60432
Jeffery John Tomczak is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Steven Christopher Haney

Steven Christopher Haney
Law Office of Steven Haney
116 North Chicago Street Suite 301
Joliet, IL 60432
Steven Christopher Haney is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Donald N MacNeil

Donald N MacNeil
The MacNeil Firm, Ltd.
10201 West Lincoln Hwy
Frankfort, IL 60423
Licensed for 21 years, Donald N MacNeil is a DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >
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Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

IADCL seeks to preserve fairness in the criminal justice system and to educate the public and attorneys.


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Lawyer Referral Service in Will County, IL - The Will County Bar Association in Joliet, IL, sponsors a lawyer referral service. Private attorneys that practice within Joliet and throughout Will County serve on different panels depending on their experience in a particular practice area. The stated purpose of the program is to "assist the general public by providing a way in which any person who can afford to pay a reasonable fee for legal services may be referred to a qualified member of the bar." In exchange for a nominal $15 consultation fee, you will receive a 30 minute office consultation with the attorney to discuss the case and the attorney fees needed for additional representation.




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