QUESTIONS

"In other professions in which men engage,

The Army, the Navy the Church and the Stage,

Professional license, if carried too far,

Your chance of promotion will certainly mar -

And I fancy the rule might apply to the Bar."

- W.S. Gilbert

LINKS - Answers to many common questions can be found in links.  Here are some of the most useful. Click on the links below:

Here is a link to over five thousand answers to questions about criminal law that Joshua Sachs has provided for the AVVO online forum:

     https://www.avvo.com/attorneys/60204-il-joshua-sachs-1124631/answers.html

Where can I find the Rules of the United States Supreme Court?

     https://www.supremecourt.gov/ctrules/2013RulesoftheCourt.pdf

Where can I find the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure and the Seventh Circuit Rules?

     http://www.ca7.uscourts.gov/rules-procedures/rules/rules.htm

Where can I find the Illinois Supreme Court Rules?

     http://www.illinoiscourts.gov/supremecourt/rules/default.asp

 

Where can I find information about expungement and sealing of Illinois criminal records?

 

       https://www.illinois.gov/osad/Expungement/Pages/default.aspx

How do I use the PACER system to gain access to federal court records?

     https://www.pacer.gov/

Are there online resources to help a pro se litigant with an appeal?

     Try this one from the Illinois Supreme Court:

     http://www.illinoiscourts.gov/CivilJustice/Resources/Guide_for_Appeals_to_the_IL_Appellate_Court_rev_093016.pdf

     and this one from the Appellate Lawyers Association:

     http://www.applawyers.org/appealsguide/Guide-Civil-Appeals-2016-11-30.pdf

    

      

IN PROGRESS  - This page is still under development.  When completed it will include responses to questions that my office frequently encounters.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Telephone: 847.864.0400

email: jsachs@joshuasachsattorneys.com

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