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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 Jackson 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 Jackson 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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Patricia Mary Gross

Patricia Mary Gross
Reed, Heller, Mansfield & Gross
22 S 10th ST
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Patricia Mary Gross is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Patricia Jane Koprucki

Patricia Jane Koprucki
Patricia J Koprucki, Attorney At Law
3200 Fishback Rd
Carbondale, IL 62901
Patricia Jane Koprucki is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Brian L Roberts

Brian L Roberts
Roberts Law Firm
1106 West Main St
Carbondale, IL 62901
Licensed for 24 years, Brian L Roberts is a DUI / DWI lawyer... read more >

Mary Christine Heins

Mary Christine Heins
1829 Walnut St Suite 1
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Licensed for 28 years, Mary Christine Heins is a DUI / DWI 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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