The Law Office of Willis & Associates is a Chicago, Illinois based law office with a primary focus on criminal defense with the capability to address your civil concerns as necessary.
At Willis & Associates our goal is to address the individual needs of our clients while ensuring that your rights are protected, as guaranteed by both the U.S. Constitution and the Illinois Constitution. Client satisfaction is our objective and we are determined to deliver the representation you deserve with the best possible outcome.
We encourage and appreciate a proactive relationship with our clients. It is important to us that you participate in the process of your legal representation. We will make sure all options are communicated and explained in a clear and concise manner so that you are fully apprised of your choices and have the opportunity to make an informed decision.
At The Law Office of Willis & Associates, we take the responsibility of representing you very seriously. We care not just about the outcome, but about you as well.
Robert Willis is a criminal defense attorney located in Chicago, Illinois. His office, Willis & Associates focuses primarily on Criminal Defense with the capability to offer assistance with civil matters as required.
Licensed to practice in the state of Illinois since 1984. Robert concentrates in criminal law. He represents persons accused of crimes ranging from misdemeanor drug offenses to capital murder. His practice includes representation in both the state and federal courts and encompasses trial litigation, post-conviction litigation and appeals.
Robert’s experience includes employment with the North Central Legal Assistance Foundations in North Carolina, 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Illinois, and Cook County Public Defender’s Office.
Robert received his B.A. in Political Science and Sociology from DePauw University in Greencastle, IN and his Juris Doctor from Antioch School of Law in Washington, D.C. He also received a Juris Doctor from the Ghana School of Law in Ghana, West Africa. Robert is active in the community, he teaches criminal law and procedure in street law programs, high schools, colleges and seminars given by the Office of the Cook County Public Defender. He is also active in various professional associations such as; the National Conference of Black Lawyers, Chicago Conference of Black Lawyers, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Illinois Attorneys for Criminal Justice.
Robert is active in the community, he teaches criminal law and procedure in street law programs, high schools, colleges and seminars given by the Office of the Cook County Public Defender. He is also active in various professional associations such as; the National Conference of Black Lawyers, Chicago Conference of Black Lawyers, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Illinois Attorneys for Criminal Justice.
Robert is licensed to practice in the following courts:
Robert has resided in Chicago for almost 30 years and has been in private practice for over 25 years.
If you are charged with a crime you need more than just competent representation, you need an attorney with passion, experience and knowledge. Conviction of a crime can result in a loss of freedom (imprisonment), probation, fines, license suspension, the ability to obtain employment and other penalties.
Willis & Associates has the passion; experience and knowledge to assist you in the composition of a compelling defense that will help assure your case is effectively resolved.
Willis Law has considerable experience representing criminal defense clients in both state and federal court. Our experience includes but is not limited to: