Azhari LLC is pleased to announce the selection of Sami Azhari to 2023 Illinois Superlawyers for White Collar Criminal Defense. Superlawyers is a trusted legal ranking guide that uses peer nominations and multistage vetting. Sami Azhari has been a Rising Star in Illinois for 8 consecutive years from 2015 to 2022, an honor given to the top 2.5% of attorneys in the State of Illinois who are under 40.
Immediately upon turning 40, Sami Azhari was named as a Superlawyer, which is a designation given to no more than the top 5% of attorneys in Illinois.
Sami Azhari has been representing criminal defendants his entire career. Having practiced in large cities like Chicago and Los Angeles, he now has a boutique law firm focusing on federal and white collar criminal litigation across the country. His clients are pleased with his results, which include acquittals, dismissals, and persuading the government not to bring charges.
He has been published numerous times on issues of white collar criminal defense, including Law360 and The Champion, the journal for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.