You Have Been Charged
With A Crime.
What Now?

You need to begin taking action to protect yourself. It may not be apparent, but the case against you is already being built. A prosecutor is already developing a case that is designed to secure your conviction. You have no time to waste. Building an effective case against criminal charges can take time. Speak with one of our highly skilled criminal defense attorneys today to learn how we can help you.

Practice Areas

Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense

We handle everything
from minor offenses
to serious felony

DUI Defense

DUI Defense

Drunk driving
charges can impact
your license, job
and freedom.

Drug Charges

Drug Charges

We fight to prevent
and overturn drug
charges and

Traffic Offenses

Traffic Offenses

From driving with a
suspended license to
aggravated speeding,
traffic offenses can
be serious.

Our Experience Can
Make All Of The Difference

The attorneys at Richard F. Blass & Associates, LLC, bring together more than 70 years of combined experience,
including work as a prosecutor and as a police officer.

Photo of attorney Richard F. Blass

Attorney Richard Blass is a former
Special Prosecutor for the Cook County
State’s Attorney’s Office and served over
20 years with the Bellwood Police
Department, where he retired as the
Deputy Chief of Police.

Attorney Tim O’Neil is of counsel and provides invaluable support on all our cases .

Attorney Wayne Braverman has over 30 years of legal experience in a variety of matters, and has participated in a large number of administrative hearings and trials, including both bench and jury trials.

That experience helps us build the highly effective cases our clients need. We understand how prosecutors are likely to approach a case. We understand how the police may have worked through an investigation. All of that helps to more than level the playing field for our clients.

You Deserve An
Aggressive Defense

We are available  24 hours a day, 7 days a week to begin helping you as soon as you need us. That is the level of commitment that we offer our clients. Our commitment to providing an aggressive defense includes looking at every possible way that we can secure the best possible resolution for you. We’re there for you at the earliest possible moment to protect your rights and build your defense.

We have been able to help people win their cases when they had given up hope. No matter how difficult your situation may seem, we will work tirelessly towards a favorable resolution .

Smart, Experienced,
Tough Criminal Defense

When you need a lawyer who takes your charges as seriously as you do, turn to Richard F. Blass & Associates, LLC. To schedule a free initial consultation, call 630-517-2449 or contact us online. From our Elmhurst, Illinois, office, we represent clients throughout DuPage, Cook, Kane, DeKalb, Kendall and Will Counties .

Illinois State Bar Association
Super Lawyers
The Chicago Bar Association | Founded 1874
DuPage County Bar Association | DCBA | Since 1879