When Navigating Through the Illinois Court Systems, Experience Counts
Criminal defense is the cornerstone of our practice. When you are accused of a crime, you are presumed innocent until the prosecutor proves your guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. To protect your presumption of innocence, you need an attorney who is experienced, respected, and fearless in requiring the state to meet this very high burden of proof. Vincent F. Cornelius is a former Assistant State’s Attorney. He has more than 25 years of experience. He has been selected as a 2015 Illinois Super Lawyer and he has the highest AVVO Superb Rating of 10. Mr. Cornelius currently serves as the Second Vice President of the Illinois State Bar Association and he is in the line of succession to serve as 140th President of the ISBA in the year 2016. He served as a Commissioner of the Governor’s Commission on Criminal Law Reform, which was charged with rewriting the Illinois Criminal Code.