Criminal Defense

What If I Can’t Pay Bail in Illinois?

Published: Sep 22, 2017 in Criminal Defense, Legal Blog

If you are arrested in the state of Illinois, you will have to endure a period of time that involves various activities within the legal system related to your case prior to going to trial. Rather than remaining in jail during this period of time,…

What You Don’t Know About Life on Parole

Published: Aug 25, 2017 in Criminal Defense, Legal Blog

Although you may have heard the term parole many times, you may not have a full understanding of the process of parole and what life on parole means to persons who are assigned this punishment. Are you currently on parole or headed toward a parole…

Misdemeanor Sentencing Guidelines in Illinois

Published: Aug 11, 2017 in Criminal Defense, Legal Blog

Misdemeanors are crimes for which the maximum punishment is no more than one year in jail. Additionally, misdemeanor sentencing guidelines in Illinois often require a crime to be punished by a large fine and probation as well. While misdemeanors are not as serious as felonies,…