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Contact Bob 24 hours a day, 7 days/week. 
Mobile Phone: 815-973-3777   Office Phone: 815-284-7705 
Office Address: 119 West First Street, Dixon, Illinois

Attorney Robert J. "Bob" Thompson has been licensed to practice law for over 22 years.   He is past President of the Lee County Bar Association (2009 - 2014) and is one of few published legal writers in the 15th Judicial Circuit, covering Lee, Ogle, Stephenson, Carroll and Jo Daviess Counties.

Bob concentrates his private practice in criminal defense.  He also handles workers' compensation claims on behalf of the worker, and real estate deeds, wills and estates.  

In the Criminal Justice System, Bob has successfully handled thousands of cases from First Degree Murder to DUI, Bob ensures that All individuals accused of a crime receive their Constitutional Right to Due Process and Equal Justice Under Law.

Contact Bob Thompson for a consultation free of charge.  
Office Phone 815-284-7705  Mobile Phone 815-973-3777
Office address is 119 West First Street, Dixon, Illinois.  
Mailing address is P.O. Box 1016, Dixon, Illinois   61021.   Text or voice mail mobile phone at 815-973-3777  

NOT EVERYONE accused of a criminal offense is guilty of that offense.   Headlines in the news prove this regularly with the wrongfully convicted being released from years in prison when evidence, particularly DNA evidence, is explored to its fullest. 

Below are just some of the Jury Trials Attorney Bob Thompson has handled as Counsel for the Defense:

People v. O’Neal           Found NOT GUILTY of Poss. Illegal Drugs
People v. Tidey              
People v. Gonzalez        Found NOT GUILTY  of Crim. Sex. Abuse
People v. Shryver           Found NOT GUILTY of Disorderly Conduct
People v. Rush               Found NOT GUILTY of Domestic Battery
People v. Oehler            Found NOT GUILTY of Delivering Alcohol
People v. Schwarz         Found NOT GUILTY of DUI
People v. Hanson          Found NOT GUILTY of DUI
People v. Dougherty      Found NOT GUILTY of Agg . Sex.Abuse
People v. Zinke              Found NOT GUILTY of Home Invasion
People v. Blackburn       Found NOT GUILTY of DUI
People v. Wasiniewski  Found NOT GUILTY of Battery
People v. Brooks          
People v. Mulligan        Found NOT GUILTY of DUI
People v. Rosinski       
People v. Mansell        
Found NOT GUILTY of Domestic Battery    
People v. McClard       
Found NOT GUILTY of Domestic Battery
People v. Kelchner      
Found NOT GUILTY of Domestic Battery

Contact Illinois  Attorney Robert J. Thompson  today on his mobile phone at (815) 973-3777 for a free consultation.

(pictured above - Bob at a press conference after being appointed to represent the defendant Rita Crundwell in the largest municipal fraud case in the history of the United States)

Bob Thompson is the owner and lead counsel for the Law Office of Robert J. Thompson,  P.C.     The majority of Attorney Thompson’s legal practice is dedicated to litigation in criminal defense.  His practice emphasizes the defense of individuals charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, as well as other criminal arrests from traffic offenses to high level felonies.


Put over 22 years of experience as a lawyer to work for you.   Unlike some other firms, Attorney Thompson will not assign an associate or colleague to handle your case.   Mr. Thompson represents his clients personally from beginning of the case to the final disposition.

Bob Thompson has experience in both the prosecutor’s office and as the public defender.   Bob has handled literally thousands of Criminal Defense matters ranging from the most serious violent crimes to misdemeanor and DUI cases. 

Bob puts his experience and record to work for every client who places their trust in his representation.    The Law Office of Robert J. Thompson, P.C. concentrates in DUI representation as well as all other criminal charges.


Bob Thompson understands that when you are charged with an Illinois DUI or other criminal offense, you not only face a serious legal battle with serious criminal consequences, but also a difficult emotional time because of the real personal impact and stress an arrest can cause.   Bob strives to ensure that you receive excellent representation in court and in plea negotiations, and also to make sure that you understand and feel comfortable with what is going on with your case.

Being involved in court room activity on a daily basis, Bob knows how to advocate to your benefit as well as how to fight wrongfully obtained evidence.    Bob has won over 85% of his jury trials in Lee County and will defend in every case to the best of his ability.

You will be assisted in making intelligent decisions along the way, never being left out of the process.

Your best interests will always come first.    

Contact Bob Thompson today at 815-284-7705 to schedule your free initial consultation and get started on the right track towards getting a positive result in your case.

Put experience and success to work for you.  Attorney Robert J. Thompson has successfully handled over 1000 DUI cases as well as thousands of criminal matters, including bench trials, motion practice and petitions to rescind summary suspensions after DUI arrest.

Phone: (815) 284-7705 office or (815) 973-3777 mobile         Email:

Robert J. Thompson, P.C., 119 West First Street, P.O. Box 1016, Dixon, Illinois   61021