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Chicago Criminal Defense & DUI Lawyers

Fighting Misdemeanor, Felony & Federal Charges

When you or someone you care about is facing a criminal arrest or accusation in Chicago, you want to be sure you have a focused, aggressive, and dedicated legal team on your side. The Toney Law Firm, LLC is here to help you through what might be the lowest or scariest point of your life. Trust our firm to work hard to protect your future and your freedom.

Attorneys Sarah Toney, Kenet Weed, and Coleen Bisher-Fry have years of experience in the areas of criminal defense and DUI defense. Our strategic legal skills have been acknowledged by noteworthy associations and we are renowned for our legal skill and knowledge. In fact, Attorney Toney is also a professor who uses her up-to-date insights, work ethic, and sound judgement to be a force in the courtroom. This passion to help drives The Toney Law Firm, LLC and has attracted attention across the state of Illinois. Our Chicago criminal defense lawyers are truly committed to always being better for the benefit of our clients.


The criminal justice system is dangerous and unforgiving for those who have been arrested or accused. Whether you are charged with DUI or a serious felony violent crime, it is imperative that you take immediate action and contact a talented lawyer from The Toney Law Firm, LLC! We serve clients throughout Cook, Dupage, Kane, Dekalb, Will, and Lake counties.


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    Have You Been Arrested for a Crime?

    The necessity of getting immediate representation cannot be underestimated. In fact, there are actions that could be taken prior to formal charges that can impact the outcome of your case. Some individuals have been arrested and charged with a serious crime, but during the arrest, or in the gathering of evidence, procedural errors or violations of rights took place. Violations should be investigated at once, as there could be opportunities to get the charges dismissed when your criminal defense lawyer has the opportunity to act quickly. With federal or felony charges, this can be a vital action.

    Our Chicago criminal defense & DUI lawyers are truly committed to always being better for the benefit of our clients.

    • Super Lawyers Top 100
    • Super Lawyers Top 50 Women
    • AV Preeminent
    • Avvo Rating 10.0 Top Attorney Criminal Defense
    • Women’s Bar Association of Illinois
    • Illinois State Bar Association - Young Lawyer of the year 2014
    • Illinois State Bar Association Leadership
    • Expertise 2022
    • DUIDLA
    • NCDD
    • Super Lawyers from 2015-2022
    • Graduate of Trial Lawyers College
    • Super Lawyers Rising Stars
    • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
    • Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

      In The News

      Sarah Toney from The Toney Law Firm LLC talks to Fox 32 about what she expects will happen during the arraignment of the suspected Highland Park shooter, who is facing 117 felony counts in the parade massacre.

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        Why Choose Our Team?

        • Highly Recommended
          Our attorneys consistently receive glowing reviews from their past clients. Client dedication and obtaining optimal results attribute to the success we have had with our clients.
        • A Focus of Client Care
          It is very important to us that our clients get treated as a person and not a case. We create personalized solutions that help us focus on getting the result you deserve.
        • High Standards of Excellence
          At our firm, we recognize what is on the line and we are firmly devoted to bringing our clients the high-quality and thorough legal assistance that they need.
        • Devoted to Your Case
          You cannot be satisfied with anything less than an unwavering devotion to your best interests. Our team is firmly devoted to defending your freedom.
        Meet Your Attorneys Highly Educated & Experienced Trial Lawyers

        Case Results

        Always Pursuing the Best Possible Outcome
        • Acquitted DUI
        • Not Guilty Battery
        • Not Guilty Two Counts of Resisting Arrest
        • Not Guilty Felony DUI
        • Not Guilty Domestic Battery
        • Not Guilty Battery
        • Not Guilty Felony Battery to Police Officer
        • Results Thrown Out DUI Death Case
        • Not Guilty Bar Fight
        • Not Guilty DUI
        • Not Guilty DUI
        • Not Guilty Dance Hall Fight

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