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William N. Fahy
Attorney at Law

Will is a highly acclaimed trial lawyer with over 30 years of litigation experience. Will began his career as an Assistant State’s Attorney in Cook County, Illinois. In his 10 years as a Prosecutor, Will’s exceptional trial skills led to the successful prosecution of several high profile murder cases, including several death penalty cases. In 2001, at the start of his private practice, the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office honored Will for his dedication and service to the citizens of Cook County.

In 2000, Will left the State’s Attorney’s Office and began his career in private practice. In his more than 20 years in private practice, Will has distinguished himself as one of the most sought after attorneys for representation in criminal and administrative hearings.

Will lives in Chicago with his wife and four children.

Highlights of Will’s career include:

 

+ Extensive litigation and trial experience, including 65 jury trials, over 500 bench trials, hundreds of grand jury investigations, and many administrative hearings.

+ Acquittal of Police Officer charged with First Degree Murder

+ Acquittal of Police Officer charged with Conspiracy and Obstructing   Justice

+ Dismissal of Indictment against a Police Officer charged with aggravated battery

+ Successful dismissal of charges against a Chicago Gang Crimes Officer

+ Successful defense of several police officers facing discharge from their positions in front of the Chicago Police Board

+ Acquittal of Cook County Correctional Officer charged with aggravated battery and official misconduct for an on-duty incident involving a high-profile murder defendant

+ Acquittal of a Chicago Police Officer charged with aggravated battery for an on-duty incident captured on videotape

+ Acquittal of Chicago Police Officer charged with aggravated battery for an off-duty incident that was captured on videotape

+ Dismissal of an Indictment against a Chicago Police Officer for perjury and official misconduct

+ Acquittal of Chicago Fire Fighter for an off-duty incident that was captured on videotape

+ 2001 Award from the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office in recognition for years of dedication and service to the citizens of Cook County

+ Several murder convictions as a prosecutor, including the successful prosecution of death penalty cases