27 Jul Defend Yourself Against Charges of a Weapons CrimePosted in Weapons Crimes
In the state of Illinois, crimes involving weapons are almost always felonies. If convicted of a felony, you could face time in jail, your career could be in jeopardy and you may face other consequences, such as loss of reputation. It is important to remember that if you have not yet been convicted, you are still innocent in the eyes of the law. However, it is to your benefit to seek legal counsel regarding a defense for weapons crime charges.
State gun laws have seen extensive changes over the last few years, so it is important that you seek the assistance of a lawyer who is up to date on these changes. A proper legal defense can work to shield you from the potential consequences of a felony conviction. We can effectively help you if you have been charged with an armed robbery, conceal and carry issue, illegal use of a firearm and other charges involving firearms.
As soon as possible after a weapons charge, it is important to reach out for legal assistance. We will immediately begin to build a strong case for your defense, determining a beneficial approach that suits your unique needs and legal goals. In some cases, the prosecution may offer a plea agreement. We can evaluate any offer and inform you of all legal options available.
When our clients are charged with a crime, we are committed to protecting their rights while fighting for their liberty. Even those facing charges of a weapons crime have certain entitlements that must be protected. It would be wise to do this by first seeking the assistance of an Illinois criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible after an arrest.
Don’t delay — contact us for help today at 630-305-0222 if you have been accused of any criminal charges including drug crimes, criminal offenses, DUI/DWI, elder abuse, felonies, family law, personal injury and more.