Divorce - Criminal - Employment Lawyer

Your Hometown Attorney for Hometown Help
Family Law Attorney

You need an advocate for one of the most difficult things you will ever go through. Whether it’s divorce, custody, or child support, you need an advocate for your side.

Criminal Defense Attorney

If you have been accused of a crimes, felon or misdemeanor, you need a laywer to protect your rights.

Employment Attorney

Whether you’re an employer or an employee, the laws that govern your workplace are complex.

Daniel Kay, Attorney in Southern illinois

Your Legal Advocate Right Here in Your Hometown
A Great Defense Starts with an Attorney who Knows and Cares

My name is Daniel Kay. I am a lawyer located in Herrin, Illinois. My practice covers the southern tip of Illinois, including Marion, Carbondale, and Mt. Vernon. I work in Johnson, Jefferson, Franklin, and Williamson counties.

When you need an attorney. you want one who lives near you, is available to you, and can respond quickly to your needs.

I have lived in southern Illinois most of my life. I left to serve in the military, but returned here to raise my family and open my law practice. My family and I are intimately involved in local life. I am proud to have been recently elected (April 2017) to a four-year team on the Herrin School Board.

Please call me when you need an advocate to represent you in:

  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Division of Property
  • Retail Theft
  • Criminal Arrest or Actions

    I am your hometown attorney working for your freedom, safety, and happiness.

    Our Team

    The Hometown Law Office for Hometown Service
    Daniel Kay
    Daniel Kay
    Attorney
    Daniel has been an attorney for years. His experience with family, criminal, and employment law is second-to-none in our area. He takes a personal interest in every case, because every client is also a neighbor.
    Hope Watson
    Hope Watson
    Legal Secretary
    Hope helps Daniel with nearly everything clients need. She has multiple degrees and is currently working on her teaching degree at Southern Illinois University. She is likely the first voice you’ll hear when you call our offices.
    Teri Steelman
    Teri Steelman
    Administrative Assistant
    Teri has joined our team after years of experience as an administrative assistant. Along with various administrative duties, Teri will be working with clients on Joint Parenting Agreements (JPAs).
    Nicole Clawiter
    Nicole Clawiter
    Paralegal
    Nicole, a Herrin resident, recently graduated from Southern Illinois University with a degree in Pre-Law Paralegal Studies. She has joined the team to prepare legal documents, gather & analyze financial data, and communicate with the clients.

    Get in touch

    We will get back to you ASAP.

    If you have been arrested or need immediate assistance, call us at 618-319-0265.