Whiteside County Lawyers

James Mertes
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Whiteside County, IL Attorney with 26 years experience
(815) 626-1500 4015 East Lincolnway
Suite D
Sterling, IL 61081
Criminal, Divorce, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Whiteside County, IL Lawyer
(815) 626-0500 102 E Rock Falls Rd
Rock Falls, IL 61071
Criminal and Personal Injury
Whiteside County, IL Lawyer
(815) 537-2201 107 E 3rd St
Prophetstown, IL 61277
Estate Planning and Real Estate
Whiteside County, IL Lawyer
(847) 403-8085 608 W 10th St
Sterling, IL 61081
Whiteside County, IL Lawyer
(815) 589-2929 408 11th Ave
Fulton, IL 61252
Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Whiteside County, IL Lawyer
(815) 772-2164 105 E Main St
Morrison, IL 61270
Estate Planning, Real Estate and Tax
Whiteside County, IL Attorney with 15 years experience
(815) 564-8064 20037 Blue Goose Rd
Morrison, IL 61270
Rolfe Ehrmann
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Lee County, IL Attorney with 45 years experience
(815) 288-4949 215 East First St.
Dixon, IL 61021
Free ConsultationFamily
Rolfe Ehrmann concentrates his practice on family law, criminal law, appeals and general trial litigation. He is a member of the American, Illinois and Lee County Bar Associations. Rolfe is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the Illinois Supreme Court, and all Illinois State Courts and the Federal Court in Northern Illinois. Rolfe has tried literally thousands of cases in the past 30 years. He has been an Assistant State’s Attorney, an Illinois Appellate Prosecutor and a Defense Attorney. Of Rolfe’s cases, 30 have been published in law books nationwide as legal precedent in...
Emily R Vivian
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Lee County, IL Lawyer
(815) 288-4949 215 E. First Street
Dixon, IL 61021
Lee County, IL Lawyer
(815) 288-9111 115 W 1st St
Dixon, IL 61021
Divorce and Family
Lee County, IL Attorney
(815) 288-6688 420 W 2nd St
Dixon, IL 61021
Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Lee County, IL Lawyer with 30 years experience
(917) 454-1136 1415 MCGIRR ROAD
FRANKLIN GROVE, IL 61031
DePaul College of Law
Lee County, IL Lawyer with 15 years experience
(815) 994-8155 1956 Larod Dr
Dixon, IL 61021
Carroll County, IL Attorney
(815) 493-6339 110 N Broad St
Lanark, IL 61046
Estate Planning and Real Estate
Lee County, IL Lawyer with 16 years experience
(815) 440-6497 1939 Hidden Shores Dr
Dixon, IL 61021
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Bureau County, IL Lawyer with 35 years experience
502 W North St
PO Box 414
Walnut, IL 61376
Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
South Texas College of Law
Dr. Maudia Norman Washingon
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Winnebago County, IL Attorney
(888) 586-4441 401 W. State Street
Suite 500
Rockford, IL 61101
Offers Video ChatArbitration & Mediation, Business, Foreclosure Defense and Landlord Tenant
Michigan State University
Michigan State University School of Law, East Lansing, Michigan
Juris Doctorate

John Marshall School of Law, Chicago Illinois
LLM (Law of Masters Candidate) Real Estate Law

Argosy University, Chicago Illinois
Doctorate of Business Administration, International Business
Published Dissertation

Robert Morris University, Chicago, Illinois
Master in Business Administration, Concentration Management

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois
Bachelor of Arts, Administration of Justice, Minor: Sociology

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Illinois
Northern District of Illinois
Central District Court of Illinois
Southern District Court of Illinois
United States Tax Court

I am an attorney who is passionate about my profession and clients. I believe in providing top-notch, innovative, cutting-edge strategies and advice. My clients feel as if they are my only client. ...
Eric William Arnquist
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Ogle County, IL Attorney with 10 years experience
(815) 562-8754 P.O. Box 68, 1090 N. 7th St.
Rochelle, IL 61068
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
University of Dayton School of Law
Mr. Arnquist is an experienced courtroom litigator who understands what it takes to win your case. Whether you need representation for an issue related to child support, a complicated divorce case, or a contested custody dispute, Mr. Arnquist will aggressively advocate on your behalf. Mr. Arnquist practices in Ogle, Lee, Whiteside, DeKalb and Stephenson Counties. Please call for a free consultation.
Dennis VanDerGinst
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Rock Island County, IL Lawyer with 31 years experience
(866) 797-5291 4950 38th Ave
Moline, IL 61265
Offers Video ChatInsurance Claims, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
DePaul College of Law
Attorney Dennis VanDerGinst is the President and CEO of VanDerGinst Law, PC, which has law offices throughout Illinois and Iowa. Nationally recognized as one of the leading trial lawyers in the country, Mr. VanDerGinst represents the rights injury victims.

Over the course of his legal career, Mr. VanDerGinst has has secured millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts for those he has served across the nation. He has earned a membership in the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and he has received numerous awards and honors for his impeccable professionalism and service.

He holds an AV-Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell,...
Brian Morgan
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Winnebago County, IL Lawyer with 18 years experience
(815) 963-6330 810 East State Street
Suite 301
Rockford, IL 61104
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Northern Illinois University College of Law
Attorney Morgan has been practicing law since 2001. He worked in the state attorney's office before working for a local law firm and then starting his own practice. He grew up in southern Wisconsin and received his Juris Doctorate from Northern Illinois University. Attorney Morgan is licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois.

Ray Choudhry
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Rock Island County, IL Attorney with 45 years experience
(309) 797-8000 1515 5th Ave #430
Moline, IL 61265
Free ConsultationDivorce, Estate Planning, Family and Probate
Northwestern University School of Law
Ray recieved his J.D. at Northwestern University in 1974 and M.B.A. at Northwestern University in 1972 with a B.A. at California State, L.A. in 1968. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and Rock Island County Bar Association.

Former Public Administrator of Rock Island County

Former Public Guardian of Rock Island County

HUD Foreclosure Commissioner
Amanda L. Brasfield
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Winnebago County, IL Lawyer with 10 years experience
(815) 215-7561 7210 East State Street
Suite 102 A
Rockford, IL 61108
Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Amanda Brasfield is a highly experienced trial attorney with a focus on personal injury litigation. From medical malpractice to construction accident negligence, Amanda has obtained a number of multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts.
Amanda has worked on dozens of complicated medical malpractice cases involving birth injuries, cerebral palsy, surgical mishaps, delayed diagnosis of cancer, and missed diagnosis of conditions.
From depositions through trial, Amanda works tirelessly to uncover what proper medical practices were not followed and what steps could have been taken to prevent injuries and deaths related to medical care.
In addition to her experience with medical malpractice cases, Amanda has...
Craig P. Mannarino
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Winnebago County, IL Attorney with 23 years experience
(815) 215-7561 7210 East State Street
Suite 102A
Rockford, IL 61108
Free ConsultationDePaul University
Craig Mannarino has consistently obtained significant jury verdicts and settlements for his clients in lawsuits involving medical malpractice, automobile negligence, pharmaceutical mass torts, and other catastrophic injury & wrongful death cases. His record of success includes over $50 million in jury verdicts to date. In 2015, he was one of a small group of lawyers leading the consolidated Cook County, Illinois pharmaceutical litigation involving the diabetes drug Actos® which resolved $2.4 billion, one of the largest pharmaceutical settlements ever.

In 2016, Craig was accepted as a Fellow into the prestigious International Academy of Trial Lawyers, which is limited to 500 U.S....
John George Steckel
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Rock Island County, IL Lawyer with 22 years experience
(563) 265-1714 1800 3rd Ave. Suite 311
Rock Island, IL 61201
Free ConsultationFamily and Medical Malpractice
Creighton University School of Law
We help people throughout the greater Quad Cities area, including Rock Island, Moline, East Moline, Davenport, Bettendorf, and surrounding areas. For a free personal injury, criminal defense, or family law case evaluation, please call (563) 265-1714.
Bradley Robb Tengler
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Winnebago County, IL Attorney with 11 years experience
(815) 981-4859 728 North Court Street, Suite B
Rockford, IL 61103
Free ConsultationNorthern Illinois University College of Law
Sara N. M. Dady
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Winnebago County, IL Lawyer with 15 years experience
(815) 520-0387 421 S. Mulford Rd, Ste 202
Rockford, IL 61108
Immigration
William Mitchell College of Law
Sara Dady has been practicing family based immigration including visas for victims of domestic violence and other crimes, citizenship, asylum law as well as deportation defense for over 13 years. She owns Dady Law Group LLC in Rockford, Illinois and is a board member of Justice for Our Neighbors of Northern Illinois (JFON) which provides high quality, free immigration legal services. In 2018 she made an unsuccessful but satisfying bid for Congress. She is a 4-H alumna and actively volunteers with U of I Extension in Winnebago County. Sara graduated with a BA in Classical Studies and Political Science...
Mr. Jacob J. Frost
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Bureau County, IL Lawyer with 13 years experience
(815) 323-4851 102 E. Saint Paul Street
Spring Valley, IL 61362
Business, Collections, Education and Estate Planning
University of Illinois College of Law
Jacob J. Frost practices in the areas of estate/trust administration, residential and commercial real estate purchases and sales, business organizations, governmental law, and wills and trusts. Attorney Frost has served and represented clients in the Illinois Valley area for several years. Frost earned his law degree from the University of Illinois College of Law, with high honors in Legal Research and Writing. He received his Associate of Arts degree, summa cum laude, from Illinois Valley Community College and his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He was admitted to both Phi Beta Kappa...
Robert Canfield
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Winnebago County, IL Lawyer with 42 years experience
(815) 968-7200 1111 S. Alpine Rd.
#704
Rockford, IL 61108
Business, Criminal, Divorce and Family
University of Minnesota Law School
Attorney Robert (Bob) Canfield was born and raised in Rockford, IL. He graduated from Guilford High School in 1965. After joining the Army in February of 1968, he went on to Army flight school and graduated 2nd in his flight class. He spent a year in Vietnam flying CH-47 Chinook helicopters for the 101st Airborne Division and then returned to Fort Rucker, Alabama, as an Instrument Flight Instructor.

Following active Duty, he attended the University of Minnesota where he received his BA in psychology in 1976 and his Law degree in 1978. After taking and passing both the...
Adrian Murati
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(815) 289-3209 308 W. State St., Suite 323
Rockford, IL 61101
Winnebago County, IL Lawyer with 4 years experience
Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Rockford personal injury lawyer focusing on car accidents.
Clarissa Rietveld
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Rock Island County, IL Lawyer
(800) 797-5391 4950 38th Ave
Moline, IL 61265
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatMedical Malpractice, Nursing Home, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Drake University Law School
Clarissa Rietveld was born in Iowa and raised in Rushville, Indiana. She received her Associate’s Degree in Nursing in 2009 and worked as a registered nurse in operating rooms across the Midwest and on the East Coast. While working as a nurse, Ms. Rietveld had a patient whose medical history documented that he did not have regular access to food and was starving. Ms. Rietveld spent the afternoon working with hospital social services to arrange for her patient to gain access to regular meals and was shocked to learn that he didn’t qualify for any of the available programs. She...
Sara Stephenson Peska
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Stephenson County, IL Attorney
(815) 235-2511 8 East Stephenson Street
P.O. Box 877
Freeport, IL 61032
Offers Video ChatDivorce, Estate Planning, Family and Real Estate
Northern Illinois University
Sara's practice focuses on civil litigation, real estate, business and corporate law, estate planning and administration, agricultural law and intellectual property. Sara is certified with the 15th Judicial Circuit as both a mediator and guardian ad litem.

Sara is a member of the Stephenson County Bar Association, where she has served as secretary, and the Illinois State Bar Association. Sara is active in the community, having served on the boards of directors for the FHN Family Counseling Center, Boys and Girls Club of Freeport and Stephenson County, and the Senior Resource Center.

Sara earned her B.S. from the University of Illinois at...
Austin Scott Davies
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(815) 900-2300 415 South Mulford Road
Rockford, IL 61108
Winnebago County, IL Lawyer with 3 years experience
DUI, Family, Real Estate and Traffic Tickets
Northern Illinois University
Midwest Legal Care serves clients all across northern Illinois, including Winnebago, Boone, Stephenson, DeKalb, McHenry, and Kane counties.

At Midwest Legal Care, we believe the first role of attorney is that of counselor. Midwest Legal Care is dedicated to understanding what results you want and will help you understand what actions we can take on your behalf to obtain the best outcome. We will work with you every step of the way to make sure that you understand the choices you are making and feel empowered to make them.
James G. Ahlberg
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Ogle County, IL Lawyer with 41 years experience
(815) 562-4443 501 6th Avenue
P.O. Box 358
Rochelle, IL 61068
Free ConsultationLegal Malpractice, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
University of Illinois College of Law
Paul M. Marriett
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(815) 391-0089 308 West State Street
Suite 327
Rockford, IL 61101
Free ConsultationWinnebago County, IL Attorney with 8 years experience
Florida Coastal School of Law
The majority of my practice revolves around fighting for those injured in major and catastrophic motor vehicle accidents and defending those accused of DUI, Misdemeanor, Felony, and Traffic offenses. I have NEVER worked for, or taken on an insurance company as a client, and I've NEVER prosecuted anyone on behalf of a state or federal agency. When you hire me, if you e-mail, call, or text message the office, I'm the one that answers, when we go to court, I'll be the one there with you, NOT an associate. Feel free to read some reviews from former clients...
Dustin Gomez
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Rock Island County, IL Attorney
(800) 797-5391 4950 38th Ave
Moline, IL 61265
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatInsurance Claims and Personal Injury
Drake University Law School
Dustin Gomez was born and raised in Clinton, Iowa. He received his B.A. in Psychology from the University of Iowa. At the University of Iowa, he also completed a M.S.W. degree in social work. After completing his graduate degree, he attended law school at Drake University.

Upon completing his degree in Law, Dustin served for three years as Assistant County Attorney at the Webster County Attorney’s Office in Fort Dodge, IA. He has also worked in Black Hawk and Dubuque County Attorney’s offices. Dustin has tried 10 jury trials and over 50 bench trials on various criminal offenses.

Upon leaving prosecution,...
Brendan W Caver
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Winnebago County, IL Attorney with 15 years experience
(815) 714-9508 308 W State St #321
Rockford, IL 61101
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Juvenile and Personal Injury
Loyola University Chicago
Athena Farmakis
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Rock Island County, IL Lawyer
(800) 797-5391 4950 38th Ave
Moline, IL 61265
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatDePaul College of Law
Athena Farmakis was born and raised in the Chicagoland area, graduated with a B.A. from Northwestern University, and received her law degree from DePaul University College of law. With over 25 years of litigation experience, Athena has tried 67 jury trials and hundreds of bench trials in complex and media-sensitive cases. Athena currently practices in all areas of personal injury including motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, product liability, construction accidents, animal attacks, negligent security, wrongful death, nursing home abuse and medical malpractice.

As a former prosecutor, Athena dedicated much of her legal career to serving the public for over 20 years...
Stephany L. Impson
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Bureau County, IL Lawyer with 46 years experience
(630) 606-8914 8067 200 East Street
Neponset, IL 61345
Free ConsultationDivorce, Family, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
University of Illinois College of Law
Stephany L. Impson received her law degree from the University of Illinois. In addition, she has an MBA with emphases in Marketing and Finance from Northwestern University, is a certified Illinois Administrative Adjudicator, and has certification as a Family Law Mediator.

For over three decades, Stephany worked in the title insurance industry. For much of that time, she was a national underwriting counsel. In that capacity, she underwrote and closed transactions for commercial and industrial properties located in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Canada. In the four years...
Mrs. Lucinda D. Bugden
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Winnebago County, IL Lawyer with 28 years experience
(815) 520-5443 216 N COURT ST
ROCKFORD, IL 61103
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatDivorce, Family, Juvenile and Landlord Tenant
Northern Illinois University
I have been practicing law for over 25 years and believe that I am one of the best litigators out there. I listen to my clients and put their requests into legal pleadings. I advocate for my clients zealously. I spend most of my time working and not much time with my family, that includes several very large dogs. I volunteer at a local school when I can as I believe that children need our patience and help to grow up to healthy and happy adults. It is my goal to make the world a better place for everyone. ...
Steve W. Hanna
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Henry County, IL Lawyer with 30 years experience
(309) 762-9200 123 W. Exchange Street
Cambridge , IL 61238
Free ConsultationCannabis Law, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
Saint Louis University School of Law
Defending client for 26 years in State and Federal Courts. Member of National College for DUI Defense and Graduate of DUI Harvard Session. Certified Field Sobriety Expert. Certified Breath Machine Operator for Datamaster and Intoxillyzer. Advanced Blood and Urine seminar graduate. Suppression of more than 3000 lbs of contraband as Henry County Drug Trafficing Defense Attorney. Success defense of hundreds of DUI and OWI cases in Rock Island, Mercer, Henry, Whiteside, Scott, Muscatine, Johnson, and Clinton Counties in Iowa and Illinois. Successful defense in Federal Court where possession and trafficking of...
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Whiteside County Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services

Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.
(815) 965-2134
Rockford, IL

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