A Proven Leader
In Illinois Criminal Defense And Real Estate Law

If you face criminal charges or have a real estate concern in Illinois, our skilled team is here to help you find the right path forward.

Proven Criminal Defense And Real Estate Attorneys Serving Northern Illinois

Providing Comprehensive Legal Defense
At Reasonable Rates

Our attorneys work together to provide a rigorous defense for each of our clients. While some people treat the accused as criminals before they even get the benefit of a trial, that will never happen at Cohen Donahue & Salazar. We will treat you with the courtesy and respect you deserve, from your free consultation until the resolution of your legal matter.

We are skilled negotiators who maintain strong relationships with county judges, clerks and prosecutors, as well as formidable trial advocates who do not back down from a fight. Our criminal defense lawyers never give in when our clients’ rights are on the line.

If you have been charged with a crime in Illinois, our attorneys are here to stand up for your rights. We provide effective criminal defense representation to clients in Elgin, Palatine, McHenry and throughout Northern Illinois.

Our
Practice Areas

Real Estate Law

We help with a wide range of real estate matters for buyers and sellers.

Criminal Defense

Our team creates effective and individualized legal strategies for those facing criminal charges.

DUI Defense

If you have been arrested on drunk driving charges, our lawyers are here to protect your rights and your driver’s license.

Bankruptcy

We can help you determine the right course of action to take to rebuild your financial future.

Evictions

Advocating for landlords throughout every step of the eviction process.

Drug Offenses

We represent clients facing any type of drug charge including possession, distribution and trafficking.

Traffic Violations

Our lawyers represent clients in traffic courts throughout Cook, Kane and McHenry Counties and across Northern Illinois.

White Collar Crimes

We can help you explore the options to remove past convictions from your record.

Sex Crimes

We will help you protect yourself from the consequences of a sex crimes conviction.

Theft Crimes

We offer an aggressive defense for those charged with property crimes.

Our
Practice Areas

Real Estate Law

Real Estate Law

We help with a wide range of real estate matters for buyers and sellers.

Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense

Our team creates effective and individualized legal strategies for those facing criminal charges.

DUI Defense

DUI Defense

If you have been arrested on drunk driving charges, our lawyers are here to protect your rights and your driver’s license.

Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy

We can help you determine the right course of action to take to rebuild your financial future.

Evictions

Evictions

Advocating for landlords throughout every step of the eviction process.

Drug Offenses

Drug Offenses

We represent clients facing any type of drug charge including possession, distribution and trafficking.

Traffic Violations

Traffic Violations

Our lawyers represent clients in traffic courts throughout Cook, Kane and McHenry Counties and across Northern Illinois.

White Collar Crimes

White Collar Crimes

We can help you explore the options to remove past convictions from your record.

Sex Crimes

Sex Crimes

We will help you protect yourself from the consequences of a sex crimes conviction.

Theft Crimes

Theft Crimes

We offer an aggressive defense for those charged with property crimes.

Protecting Your
Real Estate Investment

Whether you are looking to purchase a home or put your house on the market, you need to be sure that you understand what you must do throughout the process to protect yourself if anything goes wrong. Our experienced real estate attorneys offer valued guidance on a variety of real estate matters, including:

  • Assisting with the purchase or sale of residential real estate
  • Working with landlords throughout the region needing help with evictions
  • Obtaining quitclaim deeds for the transfer of property

Our attorneys take a hands-on approach to each and every case we receive. By maintaining close lines of communication with our clients, we are able to provide prompt and clear answers to all of their legal questions in a timely fashion. Our attentive service is just one of the reasons clients often recommend Cohen Donahue & Salazar to their friends and family.

What Clients Say
About Our Firm

Talk To One Of
Our Knowledgeable Lawyers Today