Criminal Defense

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Criminal Defense
Mitch Furman

Duties of Felony Crime Defense Lawyer

Chicago Criminal Defense Attorney, Law Offices of Mitch Furman has been practicing law in the Chicago area for over 20 years. With thousands of court victories, Chicago Premier Attorney, Mitch Furman is your number-one choice for providing you with competent defence of your case

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Murder
Mitch Furman

Murder Vs. Manslaughter

Murder, manslaughter and reckless homicide each have their own uniquexlements. Contact our firm today to learn how we can help your case.

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Guns
Mitch Furman

Aggravated Discharge of Firearm In Illinois

The state of Illinois takes firearm offenses very seriously, and one such offense that carries severe penalties is the aggravated discharge of a firearm. This crime involves discharging a firearm in a reckless and dangerous manner, putting others at risk of harm. Understanding the law and its consequences is crucial to avoiding these charges and their potential consequences. So, let’s delve into the specifics of the aggravated discharge of firearm law in Illinois.

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Assault
Mitch Furman

Assault Charges in Illinois

Assault is defined as the act of intentionally causing someone to fear that they will be physically harmed. This can include threatening words or actions that make someone believe they are in danger of being physically attacked. In Illinois, assault is considered a violent crime and is taken very seriously by the legal system.

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Battery
Mitch Furman

Things to Know About Battery Laws in Illinois

There are different types of battery crimes in Illinois, including simple battery and aggravated battery. Simple battery occurs when an individual makes physical contact of an insulting or provoking nature without legal justification. It is a Class A misdemeanor and can result in up to one year in jail and a fine of up to $2,500. Aggravated battery, on the other hand, involves causing great bodily harm, permanent disability, or disfigurement to another person or using a deadly weapon in the commission of the offense. Depending on the circumstances, aggravated battery can be charged as a felony, with penalties ranging from 1 to 60 years in prison and fines of up to $25,000.

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Guns
Mitch Furman

Gun Case Lawyer in Chicago

Gun possession charges in Illinois can range anywhere from a Class A Misdemeanor to the most extreme of Felonies. If you’re caught with a weapon in Chicago, you may be facing a Class X felony if you have previously been convicted as a felon. Even if your previous conviction has nothing to do with a gun charge.

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Felony
Mitch Furman

Why Hire a Criminal Defense Lawyer

In Chicago, Attorney Mitch Furman has defended thousands of people accused of felony and misdemeanor crimes. For a free consultation, contact Chicago Premier Attorney, Law Offices of Mitch Furman, today.

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