Chicago Violent Crime Attorneys — 15 found

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  1. Chicago Violent Crime Lawyer Steven H. Fagan

    Steven Fagan Pro

    Chicago, IL Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 15 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.7

    847-635-8200
  2. Chicago Violent Crime Lawyer Andrew Mark Weisberg

    Andrew Weisberg

    Chicago, IL Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 17 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.5

  3. Chicago Violent Crime Lawyer Michael Patrick Schmiege

    Michael Schmiege Pro

    Chicago, IL Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 8 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.3

    312-626-2400
  4. Chicago Violent Crime Lawyer Raymond George Wigell

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    Chicago, IL Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 38 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    708-481-4800
  5. Chicago Violent Crime Lawyer Jason Paul Kopec

    Jason Kopec

    Chicago, IL Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 12 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.5

  6. Chicago Violent Crime Lawyer Sandra Lynn Byrd

    Sandra Byrd

    Chicago, IL Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 17 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.3

  7. Chicago Violent Crime Lawyer Salim John Sheikh

    Salim Sheikh

    Chicago, IL Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 5 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  8. Chicago Violent Crime Lawyer Andrew David Cherkasky

    Andrew Cherkasky

    Chicago, IL Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 7 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.9

  9. Chicago Violent Crime Lawyer Denise M. Nalley

    Denise Nalley

    Chicago, IL Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 20 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.2

  10. Chicago Violent Crime Lawyer Anthony W. Hill

    Anthony Hill

    Chicago, IL Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 12 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.4

Violent Crime

A violent crime occurs when a person uses (or threatens to use) violence to harm another person, including rape, assault, and murder. The penalties for violent crimes are stiff; conviction almost always carries substantial jail time. If you are accused of a violent crime, you need an attorney with experience defending others in that particular crime, one who will understand how to best defend you based on your facts and circumstances. Sometimes the government will offer a “plea bargain,” meaning they will drop or lower the charges if you agree to a lesser crime. A violent crime lawyer will be able to evaluate the government's case and the terms of the bargain to suggest how to proceed in your best interests.