criminal defense

Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyers

Serving Greater Chicago, Sycamore & DeKalb County

Those of us that work within the criminal justice system know how important the quality of a criminal defense lawyer is to the final outcome of every case. Experience, dedication, and honed legal skills are key to obtaining a favorable verdict. We believe it is imperative that you have a competent trial lawyer representing you as well as professionals who are personally committed to your freedom and your cause. 

The Chicago criminal defense attorneys at Jeffrey & Erwin, LLP are available to discuss your legal problem and your defense 24/7. We make ourselves available to our clients at all times to ensure that you have the information, advice, and support you need. With a former prosecutor on our team, we understand how the other side works, the tactics they use to convict you, and how to counteract those tactics. We thoroughly investigate every aspect of your case, evaluate the evidence in search of weaknesses, and create individual strategies to defend you. 

Under investigation or charged with a crime? Learn what can be done in your defense by contacting Jeffrey & Erwin, LLP online or at (779) 222-5600. Your initial consultation is free of charge. 

Criminal Defense Cases in Illinois

The Illinois criminal justice system is known throughout the U.S. as being exceptionally tough with harsh penalties imposed on criminal convictions. At Jeffrey & Erwin, LLP, we take the job of criminal defense very seriously, as proven in our many victories in difficult cases. Having a seasoned and experienced former prosecutor on your side can make all the difference. We know what the State knows and can use our insider knowledge to your advantage.

We handle all types of criminal investigations, arrests, and charges pertaining to but not limited to:

  • Arson
  • Assault / Aggravated Assault
  • All Misdemeanors
  • Battery / Aggravated Battery
  • Burglary
  • Domestic Battery
  • Drug Possession, Delivery & Manufacturing
  • DUI/Drunk Driving
  • Expungements
  • All Felonies
  • Forgery
  • Home Invasion
  • Identity Theft
  • Internet Crimes
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Murder
  • Property & Financial Crimes
  • Robbery
  • Post-Convictions
  • Sex Crimes
  • Theft Crimes
  • Violent Crimes
  • Weapons / Gun Charges

We work tirelessly to ensure that your case is solved efficiently and effectively. Backed by a wealth of experience, our goal is to help you obtain the best possible result. We will always act as your personal advocate throughout all phases of your case, negotiating with prosecutors for optimum deals when it benefits your situation or making compelling arguments on your behalf before a judge and jury. We are never afraid to take your case to trial if that is right for you. 

We believe everyone accused of a crime is innocent until proven guilty and deserving of the best possible defense regardless of the nature of the alleged crime. That is the American way and we are staunch defenders of your rights and our duty to you as your defenders. 

If you are facing criminal charges, do not delay in getting experienced legal help. Contact us online or at (F:P:Sub:Phone} to get started today.

See What Our Clients Are  Saying about us

  • Antonio worked hard on my behalf.

    “Antonio worked hard on my behalf. I cannot thank him enough for the time he put in to help my family. We can see our way clear now.”

  • His knowledge and professionalism really put me at ease.

    “In summer 2016, I had a work accident. Everything was difficult and delayed. I met with Antonio in the Spring of 2017. His knowledge and professionalism really put me at ease. Since I hired Antonio, everything has turned around 180 degrees in a very positive way. I would highly recommend him!”

  • He worked hard to get me a fair settlement.

    “Antonio responded promptly to me and was able to answer my many questions. He worked hard to get me a fair settlement.”