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Martin S. LaScola

Martin S. LaScola

Traffic Defense & DUI - Highly Skilled - 170+ Avvo Reviews/FORMER PROSECUTOR
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Traffic Tickets ...
  • Illinois
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Martin began his career as an Assistant State's Attorney and prosecuted a tremendous number of cases in just shy of 5 years spent in the Cook County State's Attorney's Office. In 2004, Martin entered private practice and now has spent over 16 years defending cases in Cook, Lake, DuPage, Kane and McHenry counties. Armed with trial experience and aggressive negotiating skills, Martin will accomplish the legal goals you seek. Call today 773-655-5544 and you will speak to me directly - no secretary, no answering service - you get to the Attorney directly!!

I provide criminal, DUI, and traffic defense with the highest level of professionalism and integrity. Having been on both sides of a criminal prosecution, I provide representation that is well balanced and effective. Allow me to put my years of experience to work for you.

The John Marshall Law School
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Marquette University
B.A. | Political Science - Social Philosophy
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Professional Experience
Principal and Managing Partner
LaScola Law Offices, Ltd.
- Current
Of Counsel
Law Office of Alexander Gruzmark, Ltd.
- Current
Lead Counsel - Managing Partner (Criminal Defense Department)
Gardi & Haught, Ltd.
Associate & later Junior Partner
The Davis Law Group, P.C.
Managed the firm's Criminal Defense & DUI Department
Assistant State’s Attorney
Cook County State's Attorney's Office
Top 100 Trial Lawyers
The National Trial Lawyers
Client's Choice Award
Featured Attorney - DUI
Top Contributor
Active Member since 2004
Illinois State Bar Association
Featured Attorney
Awarded recognition as an Illinois SuperLawyer in 2021 - a distinction given to a select few attorneys after a in depth review process.
Top 100 Trial Lawyers
The National Trial Lawyers
2014-2021 - 8 years in a row!!!
Illinois Traffic Court Conference Completion
Bradley University
Professional Associations
Illinois State Bar Association
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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Federal Circuit
ID Number: Trial Bar
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  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Cash, Check or Credit accepted. Payment Plans can be worked out for weekly or monthly installments.
Practice Areas
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Traffic Tickets
Suspended License
Juvenile Law
Civil Rights
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Discrimination, Employment, Fair Housing, Police Misconduct, Privacy Law
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
White Collar Crime
  • French: Spoken, Written
  • Italian: Spoken
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Martin's Northern Cook & Lake County Office
Contact & Map
Maywood Affiliates - Acosta Law Group
1317 S. 1st Avenue
Maywood, IL 60153
Telephone: (773) 655-5544
333 E. Route 83, Suite 102
Mundelein, IL 60060
Telephone: (773) 655-5544
Cell: (773) 655-5544
939 Plum Grove Rd. Suite C
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Telephone: (773) 655-5544
Cell: (773) 655-5544
Affiliate Office
200 S. Wacker Drive
Suite 3100
Chicago, IL 60606
Telephone: (773) 655-5544
Affiliate Office - Glenview
1701 E. Lake Ave.
Suite 200
Glenview, IL 60025
Telephone: (773) 655-5544