Criminal Defense Attorney Serving McHenry & Lake Counties
There is no such thing as a “minor” criminal charge. If you have been arrested or are under investigation for a crime it is time to seek the counsel and representation of an experienced criminal defense lawyer before that charge becomes a conviction with lifelong consequences for you and your family.
Our experienced team of Elgin criminal defense attorneys at Donahue & Walsh, P.C. have a proven ability to go toe-to-toe with prosecutors and obtain the best possible outcome for our clients in felony, misdemeanor, and traffic cases. You can rely on our to limit your exposure to harsh criminal penalties and protect your good name from the collateral consequences of having a criminal record.
Anything you say to the police can and will be used against you. Speak to one of our criminal defense attorneys about your legal defense options. Contact us now for a free consultation.
Criminal Attorneys Protecting Your Freedom, Your Good Name, And Your Future
A strong defense is a must. Criminal charges can result in a conviction that brings consequences such as jail time, fines, prison time, and a criminal record that will follow you around for the rest of your life. Being labeled a “criminal” can limit your employment opportunities, your housing opportunities, and even your educational opportunities.
Our Lake County criminal defense lawyers do their best to defend people charged with or under investigation for criminal offenses such as:
- DUI including drunk driving and driving under the influence of drugs
- Traffic Offenses from driving while suspended or revoked to simple speeding or accident tickets
- Theft offenses from retail theft to residential burglary
- Sex offenses including sexual assault, child pornography, internet sex crimes, and lewd behavior
- Violent crimes such as domestic battery, mob action, assault and murder
In addition to aggressively defending against felony and misdemeanor charges we also handle probation violation defense and defend people against damaging Orders of Protection. We understand Palatine criminal law, as well as the law in Elgin and McHenry. Our full-service criminal defense practice also provides assistance for people seeking to obtain a fresh start through the expungement of their criminal record.
Illinois Criminal Lawyers For Your Unique Situation
No two cases are exactly alike. Our extensive experience in criminal law helps us quickly identify the crucial issues in a criminal case and devise a successful strategy for limiting the criminal and collateral consequences facing our clients.
You cannot afford anything less than a proven defense when everything you hold dear is on the line. If you need a criminal attorney in Rockford, IL and the surrounding area, call our criminal lawyers at 815-344-8860 anytime or contact us online to arrange a free, confidential consultation with a criminal defense lawyer. With offices in McHenry, Elgin and Palatine, our criminal defense attorneys proudly represent clients throughout northern Illinois.