Our Firm

If someone has told you, "This is not a winnable case," then call criminal defense attorney Ralph Meczyk at Ralph E. Meczyk & Associates in Chicago, Illinois. When we are not defending a client in the courtroom, we are studying and creating ways to win future cases. With more than 150 cases brought to a jury verdict, we have the trial experience you need to help build the strongest possible defense against criminal charges.

When the charges are serious, contact an attorney who fights to win.

Founding partner, Ralph Meczyk, is one of a select group lawyers to be certified by the Illinois Supreme Court as lead counsel in death penalty cases.

In addition to his more than 30 years in the practice of criminal law and extensive trial work, Mr. Meczyk argued before the United States Supreme Court in the landmark case of U.S. v. Caballes in 2004, and has appeared in almost every U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals throughout the country.

Our criminal defense firm has handled murder charges, white collar crime allegations and complex drug trafficking cases. We are fearless in the courtroom. We challenge evidence and witnesses. We want you to hear "not guilty" at the end of the trial. When our law firm represents you, we work for the win.

Contact us online or call today to discuss your case. We provide a 24-hour live answering service.312.332.2853.

If It Is A Tough Criminal Defense Case, We Are The Law Firm To Call

The criminal defense cases we have taken to trial include white collar crimes, drug offenses, robbery, assault, murder, sex offenses (Internet crimes), firearms offenses, racketeering and public corruption. We represent clients in grand jury proceedings and in appeals. If you have been charged with a crime or are under investigation for suspected criminal activity, contact us online or call 312.332.2853. We provide 24-hour live answering service for your convenience.