Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyer

Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyer

Chicago criminal defense lawyer Marilyn A. Miller has offices in Wheaton and Chicago, Illinois.  Marilyn Miller represents clients in the Chicago area and the counties of Cook, DuPage, Will, Kane, Lake and McHenry.  Each client is given competent, personal, and individual representation and attention. The firm’s criminal defense practice includes:

Sex Crime Charges

This includes all types of criminal sexual conduct, such as public indecency, prostitution, soliciting for a prostitute, patronizing a prostitute, and child pornography. See next entry below for criminal sexual assault and criminal sexual abuse.

Domestic Battery, Battery and Sexual Assault

This includes assault, aggravated assault, battery, domestic battery, aggravated battery, heinous battery, aggravated battery with a firearm, reckless conduct, hate crime, stalking, home invasion, criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual assault, criminal sexual abuse, aggravated criminal sexual abuse, rape, violation of order of protection.

Drugs Possession and Distribution

Ms. Miller represents persons charged with federal drug crimes and state drug crimes, including the trafficking, distribution, possession, possession with intent to distribute, manufacture, sale and importation of controlled substances.

Firearms and Gun Offenses

This includes concealed weapons charges, permit violations, and other weapons offenses.

Murder and Manslaughter

The firm handles various types of homicide crimes, including homicide, murder, felony murder, and involuntary manslaughter.

Theft, Retail Theft and Property Crimes

Ms. Miller defends clients on all burglary and larceny charges, including breaking and entering, fraud, misrepresentation, receiving and transporting stolen goods, theft, retail theft, and financial identity theft.

Domestic Battery

Domestic battery, domestic violence, and aggravated domestic battery.

White Collar Crimes

White collar crimes generally include economic or financial crimes accomplished through trick or deceit, including fraud, misrepresentation, money laundering, and embezzlement.


Misdemeanors are generally less serious crimes that result in shorter sentencing and/or smaller fines.  Examples include many driving offenses and theft offenses where the dollar amount is small.

Driving Under the Influence or DUI

Ms. Miller represents individuals who have been charged with or arrested for driving a motor vehicle in Illinois while under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

Serious Traffic Offenses and Illinois Secretary of State Driver’s License Hearings

serious traffic offenses, including driving without a license or with a suspended license, speeding, reckless driving, and vehicular homicide.  Ms. Miller will also represent you during Illinois Secretary of State driver’s license hearings related to relief from revocation or suspension of your driver’s license.

Juvenile Offenses

The firm represents juveniles in all types of criminal matters.

Retain an experienced criminal defense lawyer if charged with a crime.

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