The Ahmad Law Firm is a criminal law practice that represents clients in the Chicagoland community of Cook County, Lake County, Dupage County, Kane County and McHenry County. The dedication to the client is second to none. The focus is on preserving our client's constitutional rights and to fight hard for our clients. Individualized attention and service is given to every client in order to navigate thru the legal issues presented.
As former prosecutors, we have extensive knowledge, training and experience in the practice of criminal law. From the very beginning, a thorough investigation will be conducted. A legal analysis of the evidence that the government has against our client will be examined, reviewed and scrutinized by the Ahmad Law Firm. The filing of proper motions will be made to protect the client's constitutional rights. The goal is to protect the client while giving an honest assessment of the case in order to rigorously defend and advocate on behalf of the accused. An open line of communication deployed by the Ahmad Law Firm will assist us for a successful disposition of the case.
Moe Ahmad is a former prosecutor who knows how the system works and the type of tactics the government and prosecutors use at trial. Moe Ahmad has extensive bench and jury trial experience in criminal law, DUI, and traffic laws. When Moe was a prosecutor with the Cook County State's Attorney's Office, Moe had a reputation for being well-skilled, fair and honest. He received the prestigious award as "Prosecutor of the Year" in 2011. Moe taught a course for the Illinois Department of Transportation to state-wide prosecutors regarding "Defense Attorney's Hot Topics." Moe was a guest speaker on a panel presented by IICLE regarding the topic, "Beyond the Courtroom" with a well-respected jurist and other prominent lawyers. Moe devotes his spare time to pro bono work such as high school mock trial competitions, guest speaking at law schools for various student bar associations pertaining to the practice of law, trial skills and what to expect in a courtroom and as a practitioner. Moe was also nominated and received the distinction of "Top 100 Trial Lawyer” and "Top 40 under 40" by The National Trial Lawyers Association. Furthermore, in 2015, Moe was nominated and received the distinction as the top "10 Best Lawyer in Illinois" from the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys and "Top 40 under 40" from The American Society of Legal Advocates. In 2016, Moe was honored by the NWSBA with the distinct honor of the "President's Award" for his work and leadership in the legal community.
Moe is a member of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association. Moe was elected to the Board of Governor’s for the Northwest Suburban Bar Association. He is currently the chairman of the criminal and traffic substantive committee for the Northwest Suburban Bar Association as well. Moe is an active member and holds a leadership role with the Suburban Bar Coalition. The Suburban Bar Coalition is an organization comprised of multiple legal bar associations tasked with reviewing and investigating sitting judges running for retention. He is also a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association and the Arab-American Bar Association. He is licensed to practice law by the Illinois Supreme Court for the State of Illinois.