Ken Johnson

Attorney
Location:
Geneva, Illinois
Phone:
630-282-4292
630-492-1893
630-478-9971
630-457-4424
Fax:
630-402-0419
Email:

Ken Johnson has over 25 years of experience in the criminal field. He graduated from Chicago-Kent Law School in 1992 and is admitted to practice in Illinois, the United States District Court Northern District of Illinois, the United States District Court Central District of Illinois, and the United States Court of Appeals Seventh Circuit.

After working as a criminal investigator in Cook County and graduating law school, Ken worked as an assistant public defender in DuPage County. He was appointed Chief Public Defender of DeKalb County in 2000 where he served until 2007.

Ken has taken over 100 felony and misdemeanor cases to verdict both by jury and bench trial. He also currently works as a trial advocacy instructor, where he teaches young attorneys how to become successful trial lawyers.

In 2007, Ken founded the firm which today is Kenneth E. Johnson, LLC. He personally handles everything from traffic to murder trials.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal
  • DUI
  • Drivers License Reinstatement
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Personal Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Bankruptcy

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit

Education

  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois - 1992

Honors and Awards

  • Appointed Chief Public Defender by the Circuit Judges

Past Employment Positions

  • Chief Public Defender of DeKalb County, 2000 - 2007
  • Criminal Investigator in Cook County
  • Assistant Public Defender in DuPage County

Ancillary Businesses

  • Trial advocacy instructor