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Deep Experience And Deeply Respected

The Law Offices of Edward R. Theobald is litigation and trial practice serving Cook County, Dupage County, greater Chicago and clients throughout Illinois. Areas of practice include labor and employment law, personal injury law and criminal defense.

With five decades of extensive litigation and trial experience of civil and criminal cases, attorney Edward Theobald is committed to providing representation to those who have been injured by the wrongful conduct of other people or businesses. He has litigated in state and federal courts throughout Illinois, and has argued appeals before the Illinois Supreme Court and the United States Supreme Court.

Five Decades Of Experience At Your Service

Mr. Theobald has practiced law since 1974. His resume includes serving as Cook County’s Assistant State’s Attorney, Felony Trial Court Supervisor in the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office, and as Legal Advisor to the Cook County Sheriff. Over his career, his extensive litigation and trial experience includes more than 100 jury trials and more than 1000 bench trials.

He is admitted to practice before state and federal courts, including the Illinois Supreme Court, U.S. District Court for Northern District of Illinois, U.S. District Court for Northern District of Indiana, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. He has served as on the Board of Managers of the Chicago Bar Association, including Chair or Vice-Chair of several committees.

Edward Theobald is well known for his longtime practice in criminal as both a prosecutor and defense attorney, which included high-profile prosecution of serial killers, the successful prosecution and execution of a two-time convicted murderer, and defending many police officers, firefighters, public employees and private individuals charged with felony and misdemeanor offenses. In his work with the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office, Mr. Theobald was called upon to write the jury instructions for the John Wayne Gacy trial.

Work Directly With An Accomplished And Effective Trial Lawyer

The Law Offices of Edward R. Theobald is conveniently located close to the I-88 tollway by Route 53 and Ogden Avenue in Lisle, Illinois. To arrange a consultation about an employment matter, a personal injury claim or criminal charges, call the law office at 312-346-9246 or email the firm.