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Serious Crimes Have Serious Consequences, So You Need a Serious Defense

If you are facing felony charges in Chicago, the penalties you will face if convicted are severe. Inevitably, it will involve incarceration, often for many years—possibly for life. If you are released from prison, probation will be involved, and your entire future will be damaged. You will face scrutiny at every turn and will have trouble getting employment, housing, or loans. This is why it is so important to have a skillful and aggressive Chicago criminal lawyer at your side who will work diligently to uphold your rights and preserve your freedom and your good name.

 

For a criminal charge to be classified as a felony, it is a serious enough offense to warrant time in a state penitentiary if convicted. Consequently, much is at stake if you have been arrested for a felony. However, innocent people are accused of felony offenses no less than other crimes, and your Chicago criminal lawyer will thoroughly evaluate every aspect of your case to unearth weaknesses in the prosecution’s evidence and strategies so that the most stringent defense can be constructed for you.

 

When a felony charge threatens your very freedom, Chicago criminal lawyer Andrew M. Weisberg can be your biggest ally. With years of experience and a strong, aggressive approach, Andrew M. Weisberg has both the knowledge and the expertise to formulate the best defense for your case. Your future and your freedom will be affected by the outcome of your case, so take no chances— contact the Law Offices of Andrew M. Weisberg without delay.

 

If you have been arrested in Chicago, no matter how straightforward or complex the charge, Chicago criminal lawyer Andrew M. Weisberg is known for tough, aggressive defense. A former felony prosecutor, Attorney Weisberg has extensive experience in handling all types of criminal cases, from sex offenses and violent crimes to theft-related crimes and traffic violations. To contact Mr. Weisberg, visit https://www.chicagocriminallawyer.com/, call the office at 312.854.7004 or call his cell phone 24/7 at 773.908.9811 or Text LAWYER to 25827 for a prompt call back. The initial consultation is free.

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How Aggravating Factors Can Affect Your IL Sentence

Aggravating Factors

Sometimes after a crime takes place, the perpetrator finds themselves in more serious trouble than they initially expected. Some charges contain what we call aggravating factors – and these factors can significantly worsen the penalties for a crime.

Recently, a man on a Chicago train in the Cermak Road area was stabbed in the face. Police don’t know what motivated the attack yet, but any discovered motivations could be considered aggravating factors in the crime. These could increase the sentencing

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IL Domestic Violence Prosecutions Down, But You Can Still Be Charged

Domestic Assault | Domestic Battery | Domestic Violence

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted every single aspect of our lives, including how we get along with people in our own household.

According to the Illinois Domestic Violence Hotline, tensions between people quarantined together at home have resulted in more calls to the hotline in 2020. In fact, they report a 16 percent increase in the overall calls compared to the same time in the previous year.

Yet even as calls for help from domestic violence situations skyrocketed, the number

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