Chicago Police Officer Attorneys who are dedicated to protecting the rights of those who serve and protect the residents of Illinois, the lawyers at Herbert Law Firm provide legal defense to law enforcement officers, firefighters, first responders and their families in criminal, civil, workers’ compensation and personal injury cases.
Led by a former police officer and Cook County prosecutor, our team offers a unique perspective when providing legal advice and services to Chicago’s finest workers. Armed with first-hand experience in law enforcement, a thorough understanding of police policy and procedure, the knowledge that comes with civil and criminal defense in both simple and complex litigation, and a strong drive to pursue justice, the defense and injury attorneys at Herbert Law Firm have developed a proven track record of success.
Currently a Chicago police officer attorney, former decorated law enforcement officer Daniel Herbert brings integrity, a passion for the truth and a drive for success to the table. During his tenure on the Chicago police department, Dan received numerous awards including receiving a Distinguished Service Award for his role in the apprehension of a dangerous offender. His experience in the law enforcement field puts Dan at an advantage in police misconduct and civil rights cases, disciplinary hearings and the overall protection of police officer rights.
After obtaining his law degree from DePaul University College of Law, Dan accepted a position as a Cook County Prosecutor. Beginning with the prosecution of DUI cases, he was soon promoted to the Felony Narcotics Unit, and then to the Felony Trial Division. He served as the lead attorney in more than 100 trials and prosecuted a wide variety of complex cases. His four years of service enabled him to expand his skills as a litigator.
Dan later served as an in-house attorney for the Fraternal Order of Police and spent five years representing hundreds of police officers in civil, labor, administrative and criminal proceedings.
Chicago is filled with people from all walks of life, and as such, the circumstances that surround each case can vary significantly. It only makes sense, then, that Chicagoans should be represented by Illinois attorneys who offer varying types of knowledge, skills and talents. At Herbert Law Firm, our attorneys bring a wide array of abilities, experiences and techniques to the courtroom to ensure that our clients’ best interests and rights are always protected. From simple legal matters to complex litigation involving expert testimony, in-depth discovery, jury trials and more, our Illinois police officer attorneys offer the competence and dedication necessary to help you achieve a successful verdict.
Our attorneys have provided legal services in a wide range of cases to thousands of Illinois residents. We have supplied clients with legal advice and representation in criminal defense cases, when facing allegations of misconduct or civil rights violations, and while pursuing financial compensation for personal injury claims. Serving on hundreds of bench and jury trials and a large number of administrative hearings, our lawyers have helped Chicago’s finest workers obtain satisfactory verdicts in both state and federal courts.