Recognized Among The Best Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers In Illinois


Martin & Kent, L.L.C.

With offices in Naperville and Wheaton, the criminal defense lawyers at Martin & Kent, L.L.C., have handled more than 10,000 criminal cases, including hundreds of trials throughout DuPage and Kane Counties.  More than 45 years of combined legal experience, including stints as felony prosecutors, have equipped us to prepare and execute a strong and aggressive defense on behalf of our clients, everytime.

We believe that criminal law attorneys should be committed to winning cases for their clients. When defending our clients, we aim to win their case, have their charges reduced or keep the offense off their permanent record. No matter what the circumstances, our legal team does everything we can to secure favorable results for our clients — protecting their freedom, their reputation and their future.

Our criminal law practice covers the range from traffic tickets and misdemeanors to felony criminal defense.

Serving DuPage County And The Chicagoland Suburbs

We practice on a daily basis in the criminal courts of DuPage County, Kane County and Cook County, serving Wheaton, Naperville, Aurora, Batavia, Carol Stream, Geneva, Downers Grove, Lombard, St. Charles, Elmhurst, Bloomingdale and all surrounding communities. Our familiarity with local law enforcement agencies, county prosecutors and judges who hear these cases helps us develop the best strategies for each case that will put clients in the best position for a successful outcome.

Read examples of our criminal defense success stories and what our clients say about Martin & Kent, L.L.C.

Attorney Tim Martin

Mr. Martin received his Juris Doctorate from the John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois. While in law school, he served as an associate editor of the John Marshall Law Review. Mr. Martin's work on the law review led to a nationally published article in the area of criminal law. He has an Avvo rating of 10.0 Superb and has been selected for inclusion in the 2014 and 2015 Illinois Super Lawyers.

Mr. Martin provides his clients with knowledgeable legal defense, always preparing them for the entire process. He handles everything from murder to domestic battery and DUI offenses.

Attorney Scott Kent

As a former felony prosecutor for 15 years, Mr. Kent pursues criminal cases in a tough and aggressive manner. With proven trial results in all areas of criminal law, he is a highly experienced and highly effective advocate for clients. After graduating cum laude from Northern Illinois University, he attended the DePaul University College of Law, earning his Juris Doctorate in 1994 with outstanding credentials.

Mr. Kent formerly served as a vice president of the DuPage County Criminal Defense Bar Association and is often recommended by courthouse personnel, police officers and even judges to family or friends in need of a lawyer. You can always count on Mr. Kent to provide the dedicated defense you deserve.

Contact Us Today To Protect Your Rights

Need to talk with a criminal defense attorney? We have offices in Wheaton and Naperville, and you can reach us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Contact our firm today to schedule a free consultation.