Attorney Hartsfield is a graduate of Western Illinois University, Governors State University, and Thomas M. Cooley Law School, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, Master of Arts in Political and Justice Studies, and Juris Doctorate, respectively. Mr. Hartsfield's diverse background ranges from experience representing indigent defendants for the Will County Public Defenders Office, to experience as an educator for the City Colleges of Chicago, for which he taught courses to pre-trial detainees at the Cook County Department of Corrections.
Attorney Hartsfield is admitted to practice throughout the State of Illinois, and is also admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Mr. Hartsfield is also a member of the Trial Bar of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
Mr. Hartsfield is a proud member of the following organizations:
American Bar Association (Litigation and Criminal Justice Sections) Illinois State Bar Association Chicago Bar Association Cook County Bar Association DuPage County Bar Association Illinois Associatiopn of Criminal Defense Lawyers National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers