Practice Areas

Criminal Defense

Martin LaScola is an experienced criminal defense attorney who has successfully helped many clients mitigate the effects of a criminal charge. He focuses his practice on providing clients with high-quality legal counsel that is tailored to their individual needs. Representing individuals facing criminal charges ranging in severity from misdemeanors to felonies.


The penalties for a DUI are severe in Illinois, and prosecutors aggressively pursue convictions. Depending on the specific case, a DUI may be charged as either a Class A misdemeanor or a felony. If you were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, it is advisable to hire a highly experienced and effective DUI attorney with a successful track: Attorney Martin LaScola of Gardi & Haught, Ltd.

Family Law

Martin LaScola has helped many families resolve disputes quickly and effectively. He is a skilled advocate who has represented clients in a wide variety of family law matters. He works closely with his clients to understand their goals and to find a favorable resolution to difficult family law issues.

Real Estate

The purchase of a home or business is often the largest investment ever made in a person’s lifetime. When an individual, couple, family or group is ready to make the purchase, it is absolutely essential that every detail of each legal document is executed perfectly, without error. Attorney Martin LaScola is an experienced real estate and contract attorney at Gardi & Haught, Ltd., and is available to help you in your real estate matters.

Traffic Ticket Defense

A conviction for a speeding ticket or other driving offense can result in serious consequences, including jail time, expensive fines, a driver’s license suspension and auto insurance premium increases. If you were arrested for a traffic violation, it is advisable to hire a defense attorney with extensive experience successfully defending traffic offenses. Attorney Martin LaScola, of Gardi & Haught, Ltd., is committed to the highest level of client service, handling every case personally, with great care and attention to detail.