Schaumburg Criminal Law Firm Announces Name Change and Expanded Legal Services

Schaumburg criminal defense law firm The Law Offices of Thomas Glasgow, Ltd. announces name change to Glasgow & Olsson effective October 15, 2014.

The Law Offices of Thomas Glasgow, Ltd., a well-known Schaumburg criminal defense law firm, has officially changed its name to Glasgow & Olsson.

Schaumburg criminal defense lawyer and Founder Thomas Glasgow announced the name change effective as of October 15, 2014. In addition to their name change, the Schaumburg law firm is pleased to announce they have expanded their legal services to include high asset divorce and complex civil litigation.

"Both Beattie and Olsson have demonstrated exceptional lawyering and leadership skills during their tenure with the firm,” says Schaumburg criminal lawyer Thomas Glasgow.

Schaumburg criminal attorney William Beattie is a former Cook County Assistant Public Defender in the Felony Trial Division. He is an active member of several professional organizations including the Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, the Planning and Zoning Commission for the Village of Mount Prospect and the Mount Prospect, Arlington Heights Sunrise Rotary Club. Prior to becoming an attorney, Beattie was a professional photojornalist, covering new stories throughout the state of California and the Pacific Northwest.

"William Beattie has applied those skills in successfully representing the firm's criminal clients in cases that range from Federal corruption and white collar crime to state murder charges. Beattie is a published author and has spoken throughout the state of Illinois on criminal procedure. He has focused that same intensity and expertise towards the complex civil litigation for the firm's clients. His depth of knowledge and commitment to both clients and the community has become a distinct asset to the firm," says Glasgow.

Schaumburg criminal lawyer Stephanie K. Olsson's legal experience includes trials, hearings and negotiations for clients charged with misdemeanors and felonies. Olsson has successfully litigated for the reinstatement of driving privileges for numerous clients with privileges revoked due to one or multiple driving under the influence offenses. She is a Faculty Member, Author and Instructor for the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education and is a Drug and Alcohol Class Presenter. Olsson’s practice includes family law, criminal law and driver’s license reinstatement cases. She handles complex family law and child custody cases for individuals with both highly valued assets and modest estates.

"Olsson has shown great diligence and tenacity in representing clients in high asset domestic relations cases and driver's license reinstatement hearings before the Illinois Secretary of State. Olsson's negotiating skills are outstanding and have yielded positive outcomes for many of the firm's civil clients. Additionally, she has tried several jury cases to verdict, which involved complex criminal forensics and DNA evidence. She is a published author and recognized expert in the legal field. Having spoken at many instructive seminars for continuing legal education, she has benefited our profession by sharing that knowledge and expertise with others,” adds Glasgow.

Founder, Thomas T. Glasgow, is a former Cook County Assistant State's Attorney and Chief of Medical Prosecutions for the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation. He serves as Mayor Pro-Tem of The Village of Arlington Heights and is the former Chairman of the Village of Arlington Heights Zoning Commission, former President Pro-Tem and Treasurer of the Northwest Cook County Water Commission and former Governor of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association. Glasgow’s success within the Illinois criminal defense field has been recognized with numerous professional honors including: Chicago’s Top Attorney, Super Lawyers, Top 10 Criminal Lawyers in Illinois and the Northwest Suburban Bar Associations award for pro bono legal services. Glasgow is also a legal analyst for ABC Morning News Chicago and NBC nightly news Chicago, Fox News Chicago, CBS, CLTV, and CNN and Northwest Community Hospital Presidents Circle.

About Glasgow & Olsson:

Glasgow & Olsson located in Schaumburg, is an Illinois criminal defense law firm, representing clients with cases involving DUI’s, drug crimes, domestic battery, domestic violence, civil and criminal orders of protection, murder charges, family law, high asset divorce and complex civil litigation. Contact an experienced Cook County criminal attorney to set up a free initial consultation today by calling 847-577-8700 or fill out the online contact form.

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