Joliet Criminal Defense Attorney

Being accused of a crime is one of the most stressful things that can happen to a person. Scott W. Sheen & Associates defends individuals facing criminal charges or under investigation. As your Joliet criminal defense attorney, we will bring a big-picture approach to your case. We will not give up until we have exhausted every angle of the criminal justice system.

Protecting Your Rights

Trust your future to one of the premier criminal defense firms in Joliet. Our primary goal is to help you lift the heavy burden of criminal charges off your back and obtain the best possible result. Whether or not your case goes to trial, we will protect your rights and defend your liberties.

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The potential consequences of your DUI depend on your specific charges, your BAC level, your prior criminal history, and your DUI history. Your license means everything to you. We have been a leading DUI attorney for nearly 30 years.


Whether this is your first offense or you have had multiple traffic charges, you can count on our experience and devoted advocacy for your defense.


Our drug crime attorneys are vastly experienced in drug cases and are committed to doing whatever it takes to protect your freedom and help you avoid conviction.


Our attorneys are experienced in gun and weapon cases. We have taken on these cases since our founding in 1993.


A theft-related crime could lead to years in prison, high fines, court costs, community service, probation, and restitution.


We will investigate the merits of your conviction if you have been accused of abuse or intimidation by a household member.


This charge occurs when a person knowingly causes bodily harm, permanent disability, or disfigurement to another individual.


Local governments can issue charges for violating ordinances or laws. We defend these cases the same as state charges.


We defend juvenile cases the same way as adult cases. You need an experienced team of criminal defense attorneys that will aggressively defend your minor in the court system.


Disobeying or violating your probation terms, not completing a requirement, or testing positive for an illegal substance can result in a new offense. It may also result in a revocation hearing in which you may be sentenced to incarceration. You need an experienced attorney to defend you and mitigate your consequences vigorously.

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At Scott W. Sheen & Associate, we treat our clients with professionalism and compassion. We believe in providing each client with personalized attention, which will ensure that you fully understand your case. Our legal team has handled hundreds of criminal cases and has obtained successful results for countless clients.

We consistently get the best possible results for our clients, including dismissal, acquittal, and reduction of charges. As your Joliet criminal defense attorney, we are not afraid to stand up to prosecutors when it comes to defending our clients.

Do not leave your freedom to chance. A criminal charge can have severe consequences that can affect the rest of your life if convicted.

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