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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 Mandatory Minimums for Drug Trafficking Work in Illinois

Drug Crimes | Drug Trafficking

Being charged with possession of illegal substances is not something to be taken lightly, but it could land you in especially hot water if you’re convicted in the state of Illinois.

Why? Because Illinois courts enforce mandatory minimum sentences for drug trafficking, and you can be charged with drug trafficking based on the amount of substance in your possession (even if you didn’t intend to distribute it) due to state laws.

Often associated with federal courts and accused of targeting

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Why Did Your Chicago Domestic Violence Charge Rate as a Felony?

Aggravated Domestic Battery | Domestic Battery | Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is a crime taken very seriously by the authorities in Illinois. Even if you’ve never been convicted of a domestic violence offense before, being charged with it once can have a huge impact on your future — especially if you’re convicted of felony domestic violence.

What is the difference between a misdemeanor and felony domestic violence in the state? It’s an important distinction to be aware of, especially if you’re facing charges.

Here’s what you need to know

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