Thomas Brandstrader

53 West Jackson Blvd, Suite 615 Chicago, Illinois,

THOMAS BRANDSTRADER, Chicago Criminal Defense Attorney, specializes in the defense of serious criminal matters in Illinois and Federal Courts and is one of a select group of highly qualified lawyers to be certified by the Illinois Supreme Court as lead counsel in death penalty cases. In addition to 30 years in the practice of criminal law and extensive trial work, he has had exceptional appellate court experience. He has had the distinct opportunity to orally present his arguments and issues to both the Illinois Appellate and Supreme Courts. He has authored over five hundred briefs and appeared in every appellate district in Illinois as well as the Seventh and Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. His expertise includes all areas of criminal defense and appellate and post conviction practice. Mr. Brandstrader has received an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, their highest attorney rating, every year since 2003. Mr. Brandstrader has been recognized as a preeminent attorney in the area of Criminal Appellate Law by Leading Lawyers, a division of Law Bulletin Publishing Company every year since 2005.

  • Work
    • Chicago Criminal Defense and Appeals