Office of the Will County Public Defender
Joliet, IL
Criminal Division
58 E. Clinton, Suite 210
Joliet, IL 60432
Ph: (815) 727-8666
Juvenile Division
3202 W. McDonough Street
Joliet, IL 60431
Ph: (815) 730-7090

News & Press Releases


January 30, 2017

Michelle Palaro 815.727.8666 (office)
815.378.5071 (cell)

JOLIET - The Will County Public Defender's Office welcomes Andrew Sanchez as an Assistant Public Defender.

Andrew Sanchez is a graduate of DePaul University College of Law.  Prior to attending law school, Mr. Sanchez earned a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from that same university.  He is also a graduate of Joliet Central High School. 

Before joining the Will County Public Defender's Office in January 2017, Mr. Sanchez was employed by a criminal defense firm in Chicago.  He is also currently serving as an Officer in the Illinois Army National Guard.