Schaumburg Criminal Defense Lawyer Named Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education Programs Volunteer of the Year

Schaumburg criminal defense attorney Thomas T. Glasgow of Glasgow & Olsson has been named the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education (IICLE), Programs Volunteer of the Year, 2015.

Thomas GlasgowThe Cook County law firm of Glasgow & Olsson is proud to announce that Founding Attorney Thomas T. Glasgow has been named “Volunteer of the Year” by the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education Programs (IICLE).

The IICLE describes Glasgow as a “remarkable volunteer.” He has participated as a frequent speaker for numerous IICLE programs and is a long-time contributor to the IICLE publication entitled, “Defending DUI and Related Cases.” The IICLE is responsible for the development and operation of full-time continuing legal education programs in Illinois. “IICLE is one of the premiere Legal Education programs in the country. I have been privileged to have an outstanding relationship with IICLE. One that not only allows me the opportunity to teach the law, but to help frame the path of education and leadership for the next generation of attorneys to practice in Illinois," says Glasgow.

Schaumburg criminal defense lawyer Thomas T. Glasgow is the founder of Glasgow & Olsson. He concentrates his legal practice in civil litigation and criminal defense, including DUI defense and drug trafficking crimes. Glasgow obtained his Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law and obtained his B.A. from The University of Mississippi. Glasgow brings over 20 years of courtroom experience to his practice. His success within the criminal law arena is widespread and has been recognized statewide by numerous respected legal organizations. In 2015, he was named a Top 100 Trial Lawyer in America and an American Academy of Trial Lawyers Premier 100 Attorney. He is currently ranked in the “Nation’s Top One Percent of Lawyers” by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. Glasgow has been recognized as an Illinois Super Lawyer in 2012, 2013, 2015, and 2016, which places him among the top five percent of lawyers in the state. In 2009, he received the Northwest Suburban Bar Association’s Pro Bono Service Award.

Glasgow is a published author and has participated as a speaker at legal seminars across the country. He has also appeared as a legal analyst on numerous television networks and shows including: ABC News, Fox News, CBS News, CLTV, CNN, and EXTRA.

About Glasgow & Olsson:

The Cook County law firm of Glasgow & Olsson is located in Schaumburg, Illinois. The firm successfully handles a wide-range of legal matters including criminal defense, family law, and various areas of civil representation, including administrative law, licensure, contract disputes, construction litigation, and insurance disputes. The dedicated attorneys at Glasgow & Olsson bring extensive knowledge and skill to every case and are committed to obtaining the best possible outcomes for their clients.

In 2015, Glasgow & Olsson was named one of the “Ten Best Criminal Law Firm in Illinois” by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys. The attorneys at Glasgow & Olsson represent clients in Schaumburg, Illinois, as well as in Cook, DuPage, McHenry, and Lake counties. If you are seeking aggressive and experienced representation contact the firm today for a free initial consultation at (847) 577-8700.