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Peter O'Connor

Peter O'Connor

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  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Traffic Tickets ...
  • Illinois
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Biography

Peter G. O’Connor knows how to defend people in court. Whether you are charged with a simple traffic ticket, a DUI, or a criminal offense, you can count on Peter to get you through it.

The toughest part of the criminal process is not knowing the next step. There are many questions you may have. Am I going to go to jail? Will my employer find out? What will happen to my record? Will I lose my driving privileges? These are all completely normal questions for anyone facing a criminal charge. So Call me know to so we can discuss your options and the strategy to move forward at 708-705-9655.

The phone call and conversation is free. The trouble and anxiety relived is priceless.

Please keep in mind that in any criminal proceeding time is of the essence. It is vital to start immediately. Paperwork needs to be filed in court. The prosecutor needs to be notified. Evidence needs to be preserved.

Peter O’Connor grew up in the south suburbs of Chicago. After high school he went immediately into the US Army. After getting out the military he started college at the University of Illinois at Chicago and graduated with a degree in English Literature and Political Science. After college he went to graduate school in Purdue and earned an MA in English.

After teaching for a few years, Peter joined the national guard and signed up for law school. For the next 3 years Peter focused his studies on criminal law and trial advocacy.

Education
The John Marshall Law School
J.D. (2015)
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Professional Experience
Founder
PGO Law Firm
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Illinois DUI Law and Practice
Westlaw
Speaking Engagements
Cross Examination, Pozner on Cross
Aggravated DUI, DUI And Traffic Issues for the Defense II
Certifications
NHTSA Student Course
National College for DUI Defense
Cross-Advanced Techniques
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Awards
Top Attorney
Avvo
Dean's List
UIC Law School
Lawyer's of Distinction
Lawyer's of Distinction 2021
Professional Associations
National College of DUI Defense
Member
Current
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Will County Bar Association
Member
Current
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Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
Member
Current
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National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
Member
Current
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DuPage County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Member
Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
Supreme Court of Illinois
ID Number: 6321226
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    DUI & DWI
    Traffic Tickets
    Suspended License
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
    White Collar Crime
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
PGO Law Firm
Contact & Map
PGO Law Firm
37 Old Frankfort Way Suite B
Frankfort, IL 60423
Telephone: (708) 705-9655
Cell: (708) 705-9655
Monday: 8 AM - 7 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 7 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 7 PM (Today)
Thursday: 8 AM - 7 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 7 PM
Saturday: 8 AM - 7 PM
Sunday: Closed