Joliet Criminal Defense Attorney

Serving Will County & The Surrounding Areas

Even a simple misdemeanor charge, such as a traffic ticket, can affect your life in a negative way. At our practice, The Law Office of Dawn R. Underhill, we help resolve these matters in a way designed to protect your rights, preserve your freedom and minimize negative consequences for you.

We represent clients facing misdemeanor charges, including:

  • DUI
  • Traffic charges – including speeding, reckless driving and driving with a suspended license
  • Theft and shoplifting
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Drug possession
  • Domestic battery
  • Juvenile crimes
  • And others

Efficient And Effective Representation

When we talk with you, we will carefully analyze the facts of the case to determine the options in your case. For eight years, the principal of our firm, attorney Dawn R. Underhill, worked as a Will County prosecutor. We understand criminal law and prosecutions. We know when to fight a charge and when to negotiate a plea. We will work to achieve the best outcome for you.

If you have multiple traffic violations on your record, we may be able to successfully challenge a ticket to protect your driver’s license. If you face a drunk driving charge, we may be able to minimize the effect on your life and lifestyle. If you face a misdemeanor drug possession charge, we may be able to minimize the effect a conviction might have on your future career.

Because of our knowledge of the law and our experience, we are generally able to achieve results quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively, so you can deal with the consequences and move on with your life.

First and foremost, however, our goal in a criminal defense matter is to protect your rights and freedom.

For a free consultation with a criminal misdemeanors defense lawyer at The Law Office of Dawn R. Underhill, call toll free 877-Law-Dawn (877-529-3296).

Contact attorney Dawn R. Underhill for a free consultation and case review.

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Office Location

The Law Office of Dawn R. Underhill

63 W. Jefferson Street
Suite 101
Joliet, IL 60432



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