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Aggressive. Effective. Affordable



The Chicagoland Law Firm is your one-stop destination for criminal defense representation.

The legal professionals at The Chicagoland Law Firm possess unique insight into the Illinois legal system and the nuances of criminal defense trial law in Cook and DuPage Counties. Our attorneys, paralegals and support staff work as a team to help our clients achieve the best results.

Our lawyers are experienced with criminal trials and advocate aggressively for clients – from pre-arrest through trial. We use our experience and knowledge of the Cook, DuPage, and Will County court systems to represent clients effectively and achieve favorable results.  

For more information about the types of cases we handle, the processes and procedures involved, how we work and what clients can expect when encountering the Illinois legal system, click on any area of law or contact us anytime. 

We offer free consultations and have an advanced computer setup for appearing in court with clients through Zoom video conferencing.

Call (630) 550-5242 and let our experienced attorneys make the law work for you. We are here to help.

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Reasons for choosing
The Chicagoland Law Firm

Reputable, Recognized and Respected

With offices in Chicago and Downers Grove, our attorneys are well known in courts across the Chicagoland area and throughout the state of Illinois. Prosecutors and judges know and recognize our legal acumen and litigating skills.

Capable, Creative and Committed

We have years of experience working with criminal defendants and utilize the skill sets of each member of our team. Attorney James Yrkoski is a former corrections officer and has worked in various areas of civil and criminal law. Attorney Jonathan Goldman has represented clients in many Chicago felony jury and bench trials, and is a retired Emergency Medical Technician. Our combined experiences provide varying perspectives that add to the team dynamic.

Aggressive, Effective and Affordable

Our representation starts the moment we are hired and includes appearing at police stations with clients and stopping police interrogations. We act as the liaison between clients and the police, making all arrangements on behalf of our clients. We spend time with clients on their court dates answering questions and discussing court procedures. We take cases to trial regularly and challenge questionable evidence, witnesses and police officers.

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Achieving Better Outcomes

Not Just Another Law Firm

“NOT GUILTY” can be the two most important words of your life when you’ve been charged with a crime.

Don’t take a chance.
Hire the team that knows the town.

It’s time to let us do the worrying for you.

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Areas Served: Chicago, Cook County, DuPage County, Will County, Lake County, Kendall County, Kane County, McHenry County in Illinois.

Zoom Video Court: Clients can appear for court by Zoom videoconference from our Downers Grove or Chicago locations. Our social-distance based Zoom room ensures the health of our clients and staff. We will also arrange for clients to appear using their phones or computers from home.

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