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 9, 2017

Michelle Palaro 815.727.8666 (office)
815.378.5071 (cell)

JOLIET - The Will County Public Defender's Office welcomes Dan Softcheck as an Assistant Public Defender.

Daniel Softcheck graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa with degrees in Russian language and Political Science.  He continued his education at Loyola University Chicago School of Law.

Mr. Softcheck is assigned to the River Valley Justice Center where he will work on child abuse, neglect, and juvenile delinquency cases.