Law Offices of Jack L. Zaremba, P.C.

Former Will County Prosecutor with Trial Experience

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Firm Overview

The Law Offices of Jack L. Zaremba is an aggressive Criminal Defense firm located in Joliet, Illinois, Will County. Our firm focuses on Criminal and Traffic Offenses, including DUI arrests for first offenders as well as multiple DUI offenders. Our firm also handles Drug Offenses, Gun or Weapon Offenses, Theft, Battery, Domestic Battery and Domestic Violence, Robbery and Burglary. All Felony and Misdemeanor Criminal Cases.

I founded the firm in 2009 after completing a career as a prosecutor for the Illinois Attorney General and Will County State's Attorney. The firm is located downtown Joliet, Illinois and is near the Will County Court House.

Example cases

People vs. B.G. - Client charged with DUI drugs. Case dismissed on the very first court appearance.

People v. M.G. - Client charged with driving while license suspended. Case dismissed.

People v. R.J. - Client's license suspended for too many convictions. Conviction vacated and client's driving privileges were restored in less than a week.

People v. C.D. - Client is a commercial driver license (CDL) holder and was charged with a speeding ticket. Ticket amended to a seatbelt violation. Client's record kept clean of moving violations.

People v. B.K. - Client charged with Domestic Violence/Domestic Battery. Client found NOT GUILTY after a bench trial. Order of Protection dismissed as well.

Main Office

Main
116 North Chicago Street
Suite 201
Joliet  IL  60432

Phone
  • (815) 740-4025
Fax
  • (815) 740-0032

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

Yes. The first meeting is always free with our office.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Flat fees available for most cases as well as hourly rates.

Hourly Rates

Available for non-criminal cases.

Office Information

Office Hours

Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. through 5:00 p.m.

Evening and weekend hours by appointment. For emergency after hours, please call our 24 hour phone at (815) 740-4025.

Emergency After Hours

Yes

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

The area of criminal law has always interested me.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

When our firm represents clients, it is our job to inform them of the legal issues they are facing and potential outcomes on their case. The firm will advise our clients of the best course of action.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

The firm is willing to review documents that the client may have, but ultimately our firm handles the preparation of all required documents.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

The legal system, especially the criminal system, can be very complex. The firm will provide legal counsel to clients and will meet with potential clients during a free consultation. The firm recommends that if you have been charged with a criminal offense, you hire a qualified attorney to assist you in the case.

Jack Zaremba

Assistant Attorney General - Illinois Attorney General's Office
Assistant State's Attorney - Will County State's Attorney's Office (Joliet, Illinois)

As a former Will County prosecutor, I am able to see the case from the prosecutor's perspective, and I know how best to present a defense. In Will County, Illinois, I have handled hundreds of DUI cases, both misdemeanor and felony, and handled a wide range of criminal cases, including theft, burglary, battery, domestic battery, traffic offenses, suspended and revoked licenses. I have dedicated my career to the area of criminal law and have the experience you can count on. You can feel confident that as your criminal defense lawyer, I will use all of my experience and knowledge to help you fight for your freedom.

I am aggressive in advocating my client's position in court and my court demeanor has been described as "electrifying."

Personal interests:

Riding my Harley 1200 Nightster and spending time with my family.

License
  • Bar Number: 6280092
    Illinois , 2003
Education
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law
    Juris Doctor , 2003
    Chicago, IL
  • University of Alabama
    Bachelor of Arts , 1998
    Tuscaloosa, AL
    Political Science and English.

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