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Law Offices of Martin & Kent LLC

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Law Offices of Martin & Kent LLC

Criminal, DUI-DWI, Misdemeanor, Felony, Traffic

  • Fax: 630-480-0692
  • Firm Size: five lawyers
  • Firm Year: 1996
  • Office Hour: Monday-Friday 9:00a.m.-5:00p.m.
  • Language: English

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Timothy P. Martin

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Criminal, Felony, Misdemeanor, Traffic, DUI-DWI
Former Felony Prosecutor

Timothy P. Martin, a resident of DuPage County, is a Partner with the LAW OFFICES OF MARTIN & KENT, LLC. Mr. Martin received his Juris Doctorate from ... (more)

If you face criminal charges of any kind, the partners of Martin & Kent, L.L.C., bring more than 45 years of combined criminal law experience to your case. Our firm is recognized for having some of the best criminal trial lawyers in Illinois. As former felony prosecutors, our attorneys provide the strategic edge needed to shield our clients from their charges. With thousands of criminal cases under our belt, we can deliver an aggressive and tough defense.

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"I could be here all day and tell the world of my criminal life story but I'm not I'm just going to cut to the chase. I got my self I to a lot of trouble and I was told that my life was practically over until I went for the free consult with Mr. Martin he did not only give me many options on how he can help me but he was able to have my wife relax that everything was going to be fine and as he promised best outcome. Both attorneys were very respectful, polite and supper organized. and his office staff was great too."

  1 year ago     Alejandro Bustos


"I hired Tim when I was facing a possible felony charge. Tim's knowledge in and out of the courtroom is nothing less than brilliance. His reputation in DuPage County far surpasses most. If you want compassion, caring and knowledge, hire this man. Amazing outcome, very favorable, and just. (BTW, no felony charges)."

  1 year ago     Hyper-Sp33d


"THE BEST LAW FIRM 🤗 I hired Tim and Scott who both took my felony case, they were so compassionate and amazing with me. It was awesome to know that everyone knew them when I whent to the courthouse. Tim got my case dismissed at trial without me having to testify. I was afraid my college degree was wasted but they managed to help! Thank you both!"

  1 year ago     Cindy


"I received a warrant for my arrest from DuPage County for battery with bodily harm, even though I didn't harm anyone. I didn't know who to turn to or who to trust. Thankfully, Tim Martin came to my aid. He and his firm fought to obtain the evidence I needed to prove my innocence. When the state took the case to trial, I felt confident that my defense was solid, having Mr. Martin and his firm on my side. One of the most capable defense attorneys in."

  1 year ago     Elliot Moldova


"My experience with Mr. Martin and Mr. Kent was awesome, they helped me so much with a couple cases I've had over the years. I would highly recommend this law firm to anyone looking for great lawyers!"

  1 year ago     Lizzette Perez


Law Offices of Martin & Kent LLC
1776 south naperville road
Wheaton, IL 60189
41.8378635,-88.1017344

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1776 south naperville road
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  • At Martin & Kent, L.L.C., we offer experienced criminal defense representation in Wheaton, Aurora, Schaumburg, Villa Park, Lombard, Glen Ellyn, Addison, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Carol Stream, Oak Brook, Oakbrook Terrace, Itasca, Wood Dale, Lisle, Bloomingdale, Glendale Heights, Bartlett, Hanover Park, Wayne, Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, West Chicago, St. Charles, Geneva, Joliet, Naperville and Westmont, as well as other communities in DuPage County, Will County, Kendall County, Kane County and Cook County, Illinois.

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