Gregory D. Fombelle: Decatur's Longtime DUI Attorney

Greg Fombelle is a dedicated DUI lawyer.  He is currently accepting ONLY DUI cases.  His unique trial tactics and his reputation have culminated in hundreds of successful DUI's including in a ten-year winning streak in DUI jury trials.  His extensive knowledge of scientific and technical issues in DUI is the hallmark of his success.  In addition, his aggressive style of cross examination has resulted in hundreds of courtroom victories in contested DUI and criminal cases.  His creative approach to cross examining a "professional witness" is the key to exposing the truth in otherwise difficult cases.  In addition to DUI cases, he also handles DUI based homicide cases in numerous central Illinois counties.  He is frequently referred cases by his fellow DUI lawyers in complex and challenging situations.


Mr. Fombelle currently accepts DUI charges in the following courthouses:  Decatur, Clinton, Monticello, Sullivan, Shelbyville, Taylorville & Lincoln.  He has represented clients in 30 Illinois counties, with a primary focus on central Illinois counties.  He has won contested cases at jury trial in the following counties:  Macon, Dewitt, McLean, Piatt, Cumberland, Coles, Moultrie, Effingham, Shelby, Montgomery & Christian.


Mr. Fombelle has achieved recognition amongst his peers as a leading lawyer in the areas of criminal defense and DUI defense.  He is a frequent lecturer at various legal education conferences and seminars to help other lawyers learn to improve their DUI trial skills.  He speaks throughout Illinois and enjoys sharing ideas with other DUI professionals.


member of the national college for DUI defense

He is a member of the prestigious National College for DUI Defense.  NCDD only invites membership from those truly devoted to DUI defense as the core of their practice.  This elite membership is a substantial source of developing and trending ideas in DUI defense.  In addition to NCDD, Mr. Fombelle has been a long-time member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Illinois State Bar Association, and his hometown Decatur Bar Association.