400 West Superior St.
The City of Chicago holds Administrative Hearings for various municipal ordinance violations at 400 West Superior Street. An Administrative Law Judge presides over hearings at 400 W. Superior and city prosecutors are present. You have the right to hire a lawyer or represent yourself at these hearings.
A wide variety of ordinance violations are heard at this location and high fines may be imposed. Business offenses, public urination and certain alcohol-related offenses are frequently heard at this location (i.e. open container). In addition, traffic violations including cell phone/mobile phone tickets, limousine and taxi citations are commonplace.
You may have been handed an Administrative Notice of Ordinance Violation by a police officer or one may have been mailed to you. You may have the option to pre-pay certain citations, but it is not always in your best interest to do so. Typically, if the ordinance violation is not listed on the back of your ticket with a pre-payment option, you must appear for a hearing on the date and time as shown. Fine ranges are set by Chicago City ordinance.
Having an attorney present to handle your Chicago ordinance violation can make a significant difference in the outcome of your case. There are various procedures a police officer must follow in order to issue a valid ordinance violation. Our attorneys represent clients on a wide variety of municipal ordinance violations at 400 W. Superior and throughout the Chicagoland area. Feel free to contact our office to discuss your case.