Law Offices of Amanda Waechter, PC

Law Offices of Amanda Waechter, PC

Firm Overview

The Law Offices of Amanda Waechter PC strives to fight for your rights while guiding you through the court system. We are on your side from the beginning. We understand that no one wants to be in a position where you are facing criminal charges. It is a stressful situation and we hope to make this time less stressful by communicating regularly with our clients, explaining the judicial process, going over the options and rights you have as a defendant, and telling you what you need to do every step of the way. The Law Offices of Amanda Waechter PC is available by phone and email every day and we want our clients to feel free to ask as many questions as you need to. This firm has the experience you need to get the best possible outcome of your case and we have the compassion needed to ease your worries and explain everything you are facing. The Law Offices of Amanda Waechter PC will fight for you. Call us today: 630-956-0120

Main Office

Main Office
15130 S. Rt. 59
Ste. 204
Plainfield IL 60544


(630) 956-0120


Traffic Tickets

Driver's License Reinstatement, Traffic tickets & DUI

Traffic tickets Traffic tickets can have lasting consequences on your driver's license. We handle all traffic matters including speeding tickets, accident tickets, passing a school bus, and driving with a suspended license. No matter what you are charged with, we will fight to minimize the impact to you. Is your license suspended or revoked? We can help you get your driving privileges back through a Secretary of State hearing. Getting arrested for a DUI is a stressful and confusing time. We can help guide you through the various issues that arise and we will fight for your right to drive and avoid a conviction.


Expungement & Executive Clemency

Expungement Past cases can be expunged from your record in Illinois. Call us to find out if you are eligible to expunge or seal your criminal record. Executive Clemency If your case is not eligible to be expunged or sealed you can seek executive clemency from the governor. We can help you remove even felony matters from your record. Other criminal matters Whether you are charged with retail theft, drug possession, domestic battery or any other criminal case, we can help you

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

Amanda Waechter has devoted her career to criminal defense work. She is passionate about helping those who are facing criminal charges. She wants to help you avoid a conviction and get back to the life you had before this event. Traffic tickets can have devastating consequences to your driver's license. Ms. Waechter can help minimize those consequences through her extensive experience in traffic courts throughout Illinois. An arrest for a DUI carries severe penalties to your driving privileges. Ms. Waechter will fight for your right to maintain your driving privileges and guide you through the lengthy and sometimes confusing judicial process involved in litigating a DUI case. During the course of her career, Ms. Waechter discovered that helping people with suspended or revoked driver's licenses is an equally rewarding area of the law. She has shown high success in helping clients reinstate their driving privileges after a suspension or revocation. She knows what you need to do in order to win at a Secretary of State hearing. She will guide you through each step of the process until your license is reinstated. Ms. Waechter also helps clients clear their criminal history through the expungement or sealing process. A lot of past criminal matters are now eligible to expunge entirely from your record. Even felony cases can be cleared from your record through the process of Executive Clemency.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

The Law Offices of Amanda Waechter, PC has the experience necessary to fight for you and get you the best possible outcome of your criminal or traffic matter. But Ms. Waechter also has the compassion and patience that is sometimes lacking in the legal world. She takes the time to listen to your questions and answer them completely. She understands that anytime someone has to walk into a courtroom, it is a stressful and sometimes scary event. She will be there to explain what is going to happen and walk you through your options. She will argue on your behalf to the court and work tirelessly to achieve a positive outcome for your case.

Amanda Waechter

Law Offices of Amanda Waechter, PC

Amanda Waechter has over 11 years experience as a criminal defense attorney. After graduating at the top of her law school class at Valparaiso University School of Law, she worked at the public defender's office before moving to private practice. Amanda takes the time to get to know her clients and walks them through the judicial process in a way that puts their minds at ease during a very stressful time.
Amanda handles all criminal matters from traffic matters to felony cases. She has extensive experience with helping clients get their driver's license reinstated through Secretary of State hearings. Amanda also regularly appears before the Illinois Prisoner Review Board on behalf of clients requesting executive clemency (pardons) from the governor.
Amanda is well known and respected throughout the legal community and her clients find her to be easy to talk to and knowledgeable in all aspects of the law.


Valparaiso University School of Law
JD, 2004

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