Law Offices of Hickey and Nemzin
PETER J. HICKEY, III
Peter J, Hickey, III has been practicing criminal defense for over 35 years. He began his career with the Cook County Public Defender's Office in 1976, later rising to the position of supervisor to felony trial attorneys. He left the public defender's office to briefly serve as a first chair felony trial assistant with the Cook County State's Attorneys Office before entering private practice in 1991 to join Robert F. Nemzin in forming the Law Offices of Hickey and Nemzin.
Mr. Hickey's broad experience in criminal defense includes representing persons accused of homicide, other violent offenses, weapons and drug charges. He has represented numerous high profile defendants and has deservedly earned his reputation as being a smart, savy and tenacious defender.
Robert F. Nemzin has been practicing criminal defense for over 30 years. He began his career with the Cook County Public Defender's Office in 1978 and entered private practice in 1982. He has extensive trial experience in all areas of criminal defense and, in addition, has handled numerous criminal appeals in both federal and state courts. Mr. Nemzin concentrates heavily in the defense of narcotics cases and has vast experience in the law of search and seizure.
Mr. Nemzin has been a frequent lecturer for the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education as well as the Cook County Public Defender's Office annual continung legal education seminars. He has also authored a practice manual on the defense of narcotics cases distributed to attorneys in both the Cook and DuPage County Public Defender's Offices.
About the Law Offices of Hickey and Nemzin
Peter J. Hickey, III and Robert F. Nemzin comprise the firm and together, for more than 20 years, have been providing a broad range of high quality legal services in the field of criminal defense. Our practice concentrates on the defense of all types of criminal and traffic offenses in both federal and state courts, including Cook County and all collar counties. Our diverse client base includes blue collar workers, professionals, students and young adults. We are committed to a standard of excellence and provide to each client for whom we serve, our experience, honesty and integrity. It would be our pleasure to be of service to you.
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