Services We Offer

Appeals

Mr. Eberhardt began his legal career in the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office in the Criminal Appeals Division, with later assignments in the Municipal Division, Felony Review Unit, Repeat Offender Unit in the Juvenile Division, Post-Conviction Unit and Felony Trial Division. He has tried over sixty-five (65) jury trials to verdict and argued numerous cases before the Illinois Appellate and Supreme Courts and the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

In November 2010, the United States Supreme Court granted Certiorari in his case, Hill v. United States, No: 11-5721 that addresses the question of the proper application of the Fair Sentencing Act of 2010. The case was argued on April 17, 2012 and decided on June 21, 2012 with the Supreme Court agreeing with Mr. Eberhardt and ordering that his client receive a new sentencing under the Fair Sentencing Act.

Criminal Law

Mr. Eberhardt provides representation in felony, misdemeanor and traffic matters in Federal and State courts. He has tried over 60 cases to verdict in the State and Federal courts and was involved in red light litigation.

No matter the gravity of the crime, misdemeanor or felony, you need a criminal defense attorney who is working on your side. The stakes are high - long probation, prison time, fines, fees, even the loss of your job. As a former prosecutor, Mr. Eberhardt knows the ins and outs of the system and can help guide you through this intimidating process to an outcome with your best interest in mind.

Specifically, areas of defense provided by Eberhardt Law Office include DUI, drug-related crimes, theft, robbery and burglary, domestic violence, and homicide including DUI related deaths.

You need Eberhardt Law on your side.

Family Law

Anytime you decide that the events you are experiencing in family-related issues require the services of an attorney, that decision can be extremely overwhelming. If you're going through a divorce, dealing with custody issues, or domestic violence you want to feel certain that your attorney is sensitive and discreet. Eberhardt Law is dedicated to helping individuals in delicate situations feel comfortable that they have retained the right firm to achieve the desired results. Having the right lawyer on your side can ensure that there is no unnecessary stress caused by choosing to pursue legal remedies.

Family is probably the most important relationship in anyone's life. Unfortunately, not all relationships remain harmonious throughout life. Sometimes, despite our best efforts, divorce and disagreements are inevitable. The goal in these instances is to achieve optimal results while still attempting to maintain a harmonious environment for all involved.

Litigation (Business/Personal)

Mr. Eberhardt has extensive trial and jury trial experience. In 2010 he represented his neighborhood interests and his neighbors in a lawsuit against the Village of Tinley Park with regard to their rezoning of properties at 179th & Harlem Avenue. Currently he is representing residents of Tinley Park in another zoning lawsuit involving a property located at 183rd and Oak Park Avenue. More information about this current lawsuit can be found by following the link on the Home page.

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Real Estate Law

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Wills and Trusts

Mr. Eberhardt provides representation in matters involving wills and trusts and estate planning. This area of law can be very complicated and each person's case especially unique. Mr. Eberhardt provides a free personal initial consultation to discuss your particular situation, goals, and solutions.

The first step in setting up a will or trust is in identifying your needs. Different people or families at different stages of life have varying reasons for needing to set up a will and/or trust. Whether you are newlyweds, new parents, just divorced, or soon to be retiring, as your financial situation changes, these are the times to think about initiating or updating your estate planning.

Estate plans serve different purposes for different changes in our lives. You may be interested in establishing a trust for your grandchildren. You may be interested in establishing a living will to provide directives in certain medical situations. Whatever those needs are, you can put your confidence in Eberhardt Law.