Case Results

Drug Charge Case Results:
DUI Case Results:
Violent Crime Case Results:
Sex Offense Case Results:
Gun Crime Case Results:
Criminal Traffic and Misdemeanor Offense Results:
Property Crime Case Results:
Other Case Results:

Drug Charge Case Results:

Charge: Possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver

  • Possible Sentence: Class X felony — 6-30 years in prison
  • Disposition: Motion to quash arrest and exclude evidence granted; charges dismissed

Charge: Possession of a controlled substance and 2014 Jeep forfeited

  • Possible Sentence: Class 4 felony — 1-3 years in prison
  • Disposition: Charges dismissed after successful completion of drug school; vehicle returned during pendency of forfeiture case due to petition for hardship granted; vehicle returned to client after forfeiture trial

Charge: Possession of cannabis with intent to deliver

  • Possible Sentence: Class X felony — 6-30 years in prison
  • Disposition: Probation

Charge: Possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver

  • Possible Sentence: Class X felony — 6-30 years in prison
  • Disposition: Charge reduced for probation

Charge: Possession of cannabis

  • Possible Sentence: Class B Misdemeanor — up to 180 days in jail and forfeiture of over $6,700.00
  • Disposition: Charges dismissed and forfeited money returned

Charge: Possession of a controlled substance

  • Possible Sentence: Class 4 felony — 1-3 years in prison
  • Disposition: Charges dismissed after completion of drug school

Learn more about how our firm handles drug charges.

DUI Case Results:

Charge: Aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol

  • Possible Sentence: Class 4 felony — 1-3 years in prison
  • Disposition: Charges reduced to a misdemeanor driving under the influence of alcohol for a term of supervision

Charge: Driving under the influence of alcohol

  • Possible Sentence: Class A misdemeanor — up to 364 days in jail; and driving privileges revoked for 3 years
  • Disposition: Motion to quash arrest and exclude evidence granted after motion to reconsider granted; charges dismissed

Charge: Driving under the influence of alcohol

  • Possible Sentence: Class A misdemeanor — up to 364 days in jail
  • Disposition: Motion to quash arrest based on police officer outside of his jurisdiction granted; charges dismissed

Charge: Driving under the influence of drugs

  • Possible Sentence: Class A misdemeanor — Up to 364 days in jail
  • Disposition: Finding of not guilty after trial

Charge: Driving under the influence/zero tolerance because under 21 years old

  • Possible Sentence: Class Misdemeanor — up to 364 days in jail and loss of driving privileges
  • Disposition: Finding of not guilty after trial

Charge: Aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol and leaving the scene of a personal injury accident

  • Possible Sentence: Class 2 felony — 4-8 years in prison
  • Disposition: Charges reduced to a Class 4 felony; one year in the Illinois Department of Corrections

Charge: Driving under the influence of alcohol

  • Possible Sentence: Class A misdemeanor — up to 364 days in jail
  • Disposition: Petition to rescind summary suspension granted and driving privileges re-instated; finding of not guilty at trial

Charge: Driving under the influence of alcohol

  • Possible Sentence: Class A misdemeanor — Up to 364 days in jail
  • Disposition: Finding of not guilty after trial

Learn more about how we handle DUI cases.

Violent Crime Case Results:

Charge: Domestic battery

  • Possible Sentence: Class A Misdemeanor — up to 364 days in jail; no possibility of expungement; and possible consequence of conviction affecting visitation with client's minor children
  • Disposition: Motion for Discovery Sanction granted after police department destroyed 911 tape; and Finding of Not Guilty after trial

Charge: Aggravated domestic battery

  • Possible Sentence: Class 2 felony — 3-7 years in prison
  • Disposition: Finding of not guilty after trial

Charge: Aggravated battery to a Child

  • Possible Sentence: Class 2 felony — 3-7 years in prison
  • Disposition: Finding of not guilty after trial

Charge: Aggravated domestic battery

  • Possible Sentence: Class 2 felony — 3-7 years in prison
  • Disposition: Charges dismissed

Charge: Attempt first-degree murder of a police officer

  • Possible Sentence: Extendable Class X felony — 20-80 years in prison
  • Disposition: Finding of not guilty after trial

Charge: Home Invasion; Armed Robbery; Aggravated Kidnapping

  • Possible Sentence: Minimum possible sentence = 46 years
  • Disposition: Charges reduced for 10 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections

Charge: Battery

  • Possible Sentence: Class A misdemeanor — Up to 364 days in jail
  • Disposition: Finding of not guilty after trial

Charge: Aggravated Battery

  • Possible Sentence: Class 3 felony — 2-5 years in prison
  • Disposition: Expungeable probation

Learn more about how our firm handles cases involving violent crimes.

Sex Offense Case Results:

Charge: Possession of child pornography and intent to disseminate

  • Possible Sentence: Class X felony — 6-30 years in prison
  • Disposition: Reduced for probation

Charge: Public Indecency

  • Possible Sentence: Class A misdemeanor — up to 364 days in jail
  • Disposition: Finding of not guilty after trial

Charge: Possession of Child Pornography

  • Possible Sentence: Class 2 felony — 3-7 years
  • Disposition: Probation

Learn more about how our firm handles cases involving sex offenses.

Gun Crime Case Results:

Charge: Reckless discharge of a firearm

  • Possible Sentence: Class 4 Felony — 1-3 years in prison
  • Disposition: Charges reduced to a misdemeanor for time served

Learn more about how our firm handles cases involving weapons offenses.

Criminal Traffic And Misdemeanor Offense Results:

Charge: Driving on a revoked license

  • Possible Sentence: Class X felony — extendable due to background; 6-30 years in prison
  • Disposition: Charges reduced to Class 4 felony — 1 year in prison

Charge: Driving on a suspended or revoked license

  • Possible Sentence: Class A misdemeanor — up to 364 days in jail
  • Disposition: Motion to Quash Arrest granted; charges dismissed

Charge: Aggravated speeding

  • Possible Sentence: Class B misdemeanor — up to 180 days in jail
  • Disposition: Supervision on minor moving violation

Learn more about how our firm handles cases involving traffic offenses.

Property Crime Case Results:

Charge: Possession of a stolen motor vehicle

  • Possible Sentence: Class 2 felony - 3-7 years in prison
  • Dispostion: Expungeable TASC probation

Charge: Retail theft

  • Possible Sentence: Class 3 felony - 2-5 years in prison
  • Disposition: Charges dismissed

Charge: Possession of a stolen motor vehicle

  • Possible Sentence: Class 2 felony — 4-7 years in prison
  • Disposition: Reduced to a misdemeanor for probation

Learn more about how our firm handles cases involving theft and property crimes.

Other Case Results:

Charge: License revoked for multiple DUIs

  • Possible outcome: Denial of relief; license revoked; waiting period of 90 days to request another formal hearing
  • Relief granted: Restricted driving permit after formal hearing with the secretary of state

Charge: Cited by the city of Chicago for business ordinance violations

  • Possible Fine: Payment of $22,000.00 and loss of business license
  • Disposition: Judgment appealed; case reversed and fine reduced to $1,000.00