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Attorney Brendan Bukalski Providing Passionate and Aggressive Defense

Brendan Bukalski

Attorney Brendan Bukalski is licensed in both Illinois and Missouri. Having worked before as both a prosecutor and a defense attorney before joining Johnson Law Group, Mr. Bukalski has a substantial background in criminal law, has handled a wide variety of criminal cases, and has tried multitudes of cases to judges and juries. From crafting an airtight defense for trial to negotiating the best possible outcome for his clients, Mr. Bukalski is a zealous advocate for his clients' interests, including the preservation of their rights and their freedom. With an emphasis on providing quality representation through personal client attention and a passion for seeing his clients' objectives met, Mr. Bukalski offers his clients aggressive representation at all stages of their cases.

Brendan graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from New York University and a Juris Doctor degree from Southern Illinois University School of Law. Born and raised in Illinois, Brendan learned at an early age the value of hard work and dedication to principle. In his free time, Brendan enjoys working out, reading, and spending time with his family.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Criminal Law

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • Missouri


  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois (J.D.)
  • New York University, New York, New York (B.A.)

Past Employment

  • Livingston County State's Attorney's Office, Assistant State's Attorney
  • Criminal Defense Trial Attorney


  • Top 100
  • Who's Who
  • 10 best criminal attorneys
  • 40 under 40
  • AVVO Rating
  • BBB
  • 10 Best law firms
  • National DUI Defense College
  • ABA
  • The Association
  • American Association for Justice

Reasons to Hire Johnson Law Group:

  • Over 100 years of combined experience in Criminal Law.

  • Our attorneys have won numerous awards and distinctions.

  • Customized results-driven case strategies.

  • Passionate legal representation, inside and outside of court.