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Criminal Defense Attorney

Company name
BCG Attorney Search

1-8 yrs required

Oak Park, IL, United States


Posted on
Feb 21, 2024

Valid Through
Mar 22, 2024


A law firm in Oak Park, Illinois, is seeking a Criminal Defense Attorney to join their team. Reporting to the Managing Criminal Defense Attorney, the candidate will manage their caseload, interact with clients, and collaborate with the Criminal Defense Team. The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and at least 1 year of criminal defense experience.



  • Advise clients on their legal rights and draw up legal documents pertaining to their cases.
  • Attend pretrial hearings on behalf of clients and provide post-hearing advice on best legal strategies.
  • Manage court appearances trials, draft motions, interview witnesses, and conduct legal research.
  • Analyze probable outcomes of cases using knowledge of legal precedents.
  • Manage a workload of cases and provide legal analysis to determine potential case benefits.
  • Gather additional evidence to support clients' cases or counter prosecution charges.
  • Prepare clients for depositions and gather information from witnesses and experts supporting client positions.



  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree and admission to the Illinois State Bar.
  • 1+ years of experience in criminal defense.
  • Bilingual proficiency in Spanish is preferred.



  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with clients.
  • Experience handling complex criminal cases at the federal, state, and local levels.
  • Ability to manage a caseload effectively and provide comprehensive legal analysis.
  • Proficiency in legal research, writing, and courtroom advocacy.
  • Fluency in Spanish is preferred.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.



  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Competitive compensation package.
  • Paid parking.
  • Paid time off.

Company info

BCG Attorney Search
200 South Wacker Drive, 31st Floor
United States 60606
Phone : (312) 321-9411
Fax : (213) 895-7306

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