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Criminal Defense

Our reputable criminal defense attorneys have extensive knowledge and an in-depth understanding of Illinois criminal law. Criminal offenses can range from simple ordinance violations, petty offenses and misdemeanors to serious felony offenses. If you are arrested in the Chicago area, including Cook, Lake and DuPage Counties, you will want to find a qualified criminal defense lawyer to begin working on your case well before your first court appearance. At The Davis Law Group, P.C., we provide professional and aggressive legal representation to those in need of experienced criminal defense attorneys. Our criminal defense attorneys handle a broad range of criminal cases throughout the Chicago area including violent and non-violent charges, drug offenses, in addition to DUI and other traffic-related offenses.

Our Chicago criminal defense lawyers provide superior legal representation and guidance through all phases of your case including arrest, bond hearing, preliminary hearing, pre-trial motions, witness preparation, document review, trial preparation and, if necessary, post-trial motions, probation compliance, probation violations and expungement. Our Illinois criminal defense attorneys represent clients on a variety of charges including, but not limited to, the following:

Attorney Larry Davis brings a wealth of experience to your case with over 30 years as a criminal defense attorney and as an attorney for the State of Illinois. Attorney Brandon Davis has concentrated in the area of criminal defense since he began practicing law, representing hundreds of criminal defendants. Attorney David Mennie previously worked as a prosecutor for the State’s Attorney's office before entering private practice with The Davis Law Group, P.C. As an Assistant State’s Attorney with the Cook County State's Attorney's Office, Mr. Mennie handled a wide array of criminal prosecutions and brings that experience to our client’s criminal defense needs. Attorney Merrill Davis has successfully represented numerous clients in criminal courtrooms throughout the Chicago area since joining our firm. She has worked on a variety of misdemeanor and felony cases since she was first license to practice law. With well over 50 years of combined experience, you can have confidence that our criminal defense attorneys will provide you with effective and aggressive representation.

Our criminal defense practice extends throughout Illinois and Chicago including Cook County, Lake County, and DuPage County. Our attorneys will aggressively defend your case through pre-trial motions, bench or jury trial and, where necessary, post-trial motions. When a trial is not in our client’s best interest, we can strategically negotiate favorable plea dispositions, to minimize the disruption a criminal charge can create in our clients’ lives. We understand that every case is different and every client has unique needs, which is why we provide a tailored approach to legal representation.

Feel free to visit our Criminal Defense FAQs page, explore our website and read more about our law firm. We hope you make the decision to contact us so we may provide you with answers to any questions you may have about your case. Call us our legal team today for a free consultation. Let us put our vast experience to work for you.

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I wanted to let you know that I finally got my license back today. I want to thank you guys from the bottom of my heart. You did an amazing job and helped another person turn their life around. I will forever be indebted. Rest assured that I will refer anybody that I hear is in trouble to you guys. Thank you again. All the best. M.M.
I want to extend my sincere gratitude for the success in getting my charges reduced. It has been a rather traumatic experience for me. Though I try to keep an optimistic outlook, it didn't seem possible. But you guys pulled it off and I couldn't be more grateful. This has been a great weight lifted off my shoulders. D.F.
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I am very grateful for your work and representation. Although it is difficult for me to truly express my gratitude through e-mail, I hope you can still understand how thankful I am that we were able to dismiss my case on the first court date. I am very pleased with the outcome. Again, thank you very much for your time. Please enjoy the rest of your week. D.K.