Illinois leads the nation in cracking down on drunk drivers. Hiring an experience criminal defense lawyer like Herb Schultz is your best defense if you are arrested for DUI in Rock Island, Moline, East Moline, the Quad Cities and Rock Island County or the surrounding Illinois counties and communities.
Attoney Herb Schultz has more than 20 years of legal experience. Our office aggresively fights D.U.I. charges because we know that a DUI conviction will automatically cause your driving privileges to be revoked. Depending on your criminal and driving history, you could be faced with car forfeiture and prison time. Even worse, a DUI is one of the most difficult criminal cases for lawyers to defend because the case is based on a law enforcement officer's direct observation, and often, chemical tests.
You must have a qualified and experienced Rock Island DUI Lawyer who knows the ins and outs of the Illinois DUI laws and who is passionate about protecting your license. If you retain our firm, you will have such an advocate at your side.
The takes in a DUI defense case are high. All first-time offenders who do not win their suspension hearing will be required to install breath interlock devices in order to drive, and some first-time offenders could have their case elevated to a felony charge of aggravated DUI!
If you are facing a driving under the influence charge and are looking for a DUI lawyer in Rock Island, Moline, or anywhere in Rock Island County, please call us today at (309) 788-4539 or reach us by email for a free consultation.
Rock Island criminal defense lawyer Herb Schultz has practiced criminal defense in the Quad Cities area for more than 20 years. Throughout the nearly three decades of his distinguished career, attorney Herb Schultz has earned a reputation as a leading attorney through his compassion, work ethic, legal knowledge, and prolific courtroom defense of his clients.
A member of the Rock Island County Bar Association since 1987, criminal defense lawyer Herb Schultz is dedicated to ensuring justice and due process for the accused. He is responsible for all aspects of his private practice in Rock Island. Schultz has years of litigation experience in criminal defense.
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Criminal defense attorney Herb Schultz, P.C., earned his Juris Doctorate from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan, and his Bachelor of Science degree in economics from the University of Iowa.
Herb Schultz's experience includes time at the Illinois attorney general's office in Springfield, where he served as assistant attorney general and Rock Island Regional Office director. His duties included implementation and enforcement of policies and procedures initiated by the Illinois attorney general. Schultz prosecuted consumer fraud, revenue collection, and motion practice for various Illinois agencies.
While working in the Illinois attorney general's office, Herb Schultz successfully enjoined and prosecuted fraudulent charitable organizations, secured refunds to consumers from fraudulent retail store and travel scams, seized property for failure to pay delinquent Illinois retail sales tax, and served as a liaison for the Illinois attorney general through monthly television appearances and public speaking engagements.
Criminal defense attorney Herb Schultz also has experience working in the Rock Island County state's attorney office, where he prosecuted felonies, misdemeanors, and abuse/neglect juvenile cases. Schultz worked extensively with various law enforcement agencies in the investigation of cases, including more than 14 jury trials in fewer than 30 months and more than 60 juvenile abuse/neglect cases.
In his present capacity as a private criminal defense attorney, Herb Schultz serves in a variety of community organizations and is affiliated with several legal associations. Schultz is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, and the Rock Island County Bar Association. He has served as an elected assemblyman and was an appointed section member in labor law.
Herb and his wife Heidi live in Davenport, Iowa.