Bennett Wilcosky

Associate Attorney

BennettWilcosky@edwardjohnsonlaw.com

Bennett T. Wilcosky is an attorney who uses his knowledge of the criminal justice system to ensure your rights are respected. While earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice Sciences, Bennett worked for the McLean County State’s Attorney’s Office where he focused his efforts on prosecuting major felony offenses, including a multi-defendant First Degree Murder case. This experience not only reinforced Bennett’s passion for criminal law but also provided him with first-hand exposure to the flaws in America’s justice system. Bennett knew he wanted to defend clients against a broken system, so he promptly enrolled in IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. He studied courses that would help him defend clients both inside and outside the courtroom. Between classes, Bennett received additional hands-on experience working at criminal defense and civil rights law firms across Chicago.

After graduating from law school, Bennett was admitted to the Illinois State Bar, and began working with clients facing serious criminal offenses. Bennett’s clients are well-served by his investigative expertise. His effective and efficient use of subpoenas allows him to obtain as much evidence as possible, which ensures his clients have a broad range of potential defenses to any charges they might face. Bennett Wilcosky will use his criminal law experience to stand by your side while you fight against the criminal justice system.