About Criminal Attorney Purav Bhatt

Criminal Attorney Purav Bhatt

Being represented by The Law Offices of Purav Bhatt means you are represented by one of the top criminal defense lawyers in Chicago who is well prepared, attentive and here for you. Rest assured that you and your matter will get the individual time and attention you and your matter deserve.

As a former Cook County State’s Attorney, Purav has the experience to handle felony and misdemeanor cases, traffic cases and other legal matters as well as an understanding of the prosecution’s goals and objectives. During his time as a prosecutor, Mr. Bhatt successfully tried hundreds of bench and jury trials related to weapons charges, drug offenses, animal crimes, violent crimes, thefts and gang-related offenses. Mr. Bhatt’s firsthand experience with the methods of the prosecution translates into success for his clients today. After years working with police officers, detectives and investigators building criminal cases against defendants, Mr. Bhatt has the ability to recognize defects in those cases and build strong defenses for his clients.

Attorney Purav Bhatt has been named Adjunct Professor at The John Marshall Law School at the University of Illinois-Chicago.

Trial lawyers offer the most effective criminal, DUI and traffic defense. While negotiations on behalf of our clients often offer successful results, Mr. Bhatt understands that an aggressive and well prepared Chicago criminal defense attorney gets the best results for his client because he has the experience and willingness to fight a case from arrest to trial. As a Chicago criminal defense attorney who is recognized and respected for his trial skills, Mr. Bhatt is taken seriously by the opposition.

Mr. Bhatt is licensed to practice in:

  • State Court of Illinois
  • Norther District of Illinois Federal Court
  • Norther District of Illinois Trial Bar
  • State of Washington
  • Central District of Illinois
  • Eastern District of Wisconsin

Mr. Bhatt is a member of the leading criminal bar associations including:

  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Cook County Bar Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Chicago Bar Association

Mr. Bhatt has been recognized as:

  • 2020 Illinois Super Lawyers
  • 2018 Illinois Rising Stars
  • 2017 Illinois Rising Stars
  • 2016 Illinois Rising Stars
  • 2015 Illinois Rising Stars

Locations Served

The Law Offices of Purav Bhatt & Associates provides criminal defense representation for clients in the Greater Chicago area, including Skokie, Lincolnwood, Evanston, Niles, Glenview, Northbrook, Winnetka, Morton Grove and Wilmette.