About Us

Charles L. Schneider have been serving individuals throughout the North Shore and Northwest Suburbs of Lake and Cook County for more than 35 years. With a private practice dedicated to all facets of criminal law, Charles has the experience to achieve results by defending your legal rights.

Known as a skillful and aggressive negotiator with strong tenacity, Charles has an impressive track record of defending his clients’ rights and helping them meet their legal goals.

After graduating with his B.B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Business in 1970, Charles received a Juris Doctor from the De Paul College of Law in 1973. Following law school, Charles became a Cook County public defender in 1974. This valuable and diverse litigation experience inspired Charles to start his private practice in 1978. Charles is a member of the Lake County Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association and Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.