58 North Chicago Street, Suite 404, Joliet, IL 60432

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Reeder & Brown, P.C.

Will County Trial Lawyers

Offering aggressive family and divorce law, and criminal defense to the Joliet area.

Will County Divorce and Family Law Attorneys

Lawyers for Criminal Defense in Joliet and Plainfield

Legal issues can quickly become overwhelming, whether you are dealing with a divorce or family law matter or a criminal defense case. You can count on attorneys Joel Brown and Gregory Reeder to talk straight with you and be forceful advocates for your best interests. With over 30 years of combined experience serving the Joliet and Will County areas, we are prepared to aggressively advocate your case.

Divorce and Family Law

At Reeder & Brown, we know the complexities and emotional strain that come with legal issues within the family. Divorce, child support, parenting time and the division of assets and debts can, unfortunately, bring out the worst in people. As your attorneys, we will strive to bring a sense of calmness and purpose to your family legal issue while working toward an acceptable compromise that has all sides invested. If, however, that is unsuccessful, we are fully prepared to take your case to court. Our extensive criminal court experience provides us with courtroom tools many other attorneys do not have.


Order of Protection Defense

If you have been served with an order of protection, you need an attorney to protect your rights and your reputation. Whether the protectee acted out of legitimate fear, spite, or to get an advantage in a divorce or child custody proceeding, the attorneys of Reeder & Brown will stand up for you in the mandatory court hearing and make sure that your side of the story is heard. We will provide sound counsel to help you turn this situation around. If you have been charged with violating an order of protection, we will provide a vigorous defense and do our utmost to help you avoid a criminal conviction.

Aggressive Criminal Defense Lawyers Serving Will County, IL

If you are facing criminal charges, particularly those that carry the threat of a lengthy prison sentence, you must not entrust your case to just anyone. Choose a lawyer who will commit enough time to your case to fully research the details and prepare a forceful defense. At Reeder & Brown, we have the experience and determination to fight for you against the combined forces of police and prosecuting attorneys. Our winning approach includes finding ways to present your actions and your character in the most positive light, digging out every weakness in the prosecution’s case, and crafting clear, strong arguments in your favor.



Joel Patrick Brown was admitted to the practice of law in 2008. In 2009 Joel formed his own law firm and mainly practiced in the areas of criminal law, traffic law, and family law. In 2010 Joel closed his law firm and became an Assistant State's Attorney with the Will County State's Attorney's Office where he prosecuted thousands of DUI cases, hundreds of domestic battery cases, and countless aggravated and petty traffic criminal cases.

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For 15 years, Gregory Reeder has been a vigorous advocate for his clients and public servant throughout the State of Illinois. Greg aggressively fights for his clients whether they are charged with a felony or misdemeanor or going through a divorce or family law case. Greg has successfully defended clients at all stages of litigation in both criminal and civil courts with a focus in criminal defense, civil litigation divorce and juvenile law.

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Call 815-885-5980 for Will County Defense Attorneys If you are charged with a crime, it can be frightening, especially if you have never dealt with the court system before. Far too often, a criminal defendant will wait too long to contact a lawyer or will reach out to an attorney who lacks the knowledge and skill to properly handle the case in question. At Reeder & Brown, P.C., our criminal defense team is led by Attorney Joel P. Brown. Mr. Brown is a former prosecutor who served for more than five years in the Will County State's Attorney's office. During his career, he has handled thousands of criminal cases from both sides of the courtroom. Mr. Brown and our staff are prepared to help you immediately.

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