Misdemeanors

Monday, June 26, 2017

How Serious Are Misdemeanor Crimes?


Some people make the mistake of thinking that misdemeanor crimes don’t have serious—and long-lasting—consequences, but that’s simply not true. In fact, misdemeanors can carry extremely serious penalties; they also stay on your criminal record permanently unless you were tried, convicted, and sentenced as a juvenile or you petitioned the court to have them expunged.

What to Do if You’re Accused of a Misdemeanor

When you’re accused of a misdemeanor crime, whether it seems like something minor or not, it’s a good idea to consult with a Chicago criminal defense attorney who understands Illinois law and how it applies in your case.
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Monday, November 14, 2016

Class A Misdemeanors in Chicago, Skokie, and Rolling Meadows


If you’re like many people with a recent arrest, you’re wondering about Class A misdemeanors in Chicago, Skokie, and Rolling Meadows… and how being convicted of one could change your life.

Penalties for Class A Misdemeanors

If the court convicts you of this type of misdemeanor—and for the record, this type of misdemeanor is one step below a felony, so it’s the most “serious” type of misdemeanor Read more . . .


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