Arson Attorney

Have you been arrested or charged with Arson in Illinois?

Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in WaukeganIf you have recently been arrested or are facing criminal charges for Arson (720 ILCS 5/20-1), in Waukegan or Lake County, Illinois, then it is critical that you speak with an experienced criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible.

Besides your lawyer, do not talk to anyone else concerning the situation, particularly the authorities, until you have consulted with a knowledgeable criminal lawyer like those at the Law Offices of Winer & Winer. Your silence is virtually always your recommended option when you are going up against criminal charges. You are under no obligation to talk to the police. Instead, you should politely, but firmly, refuse to do so without your attorney present.

At the Law Offices of Winer & Winer, we have decades of experience, familiarity with the local courts and law enforcement, and the expertise to help you.

Contact us right now to find out how our criminal defense lawyers can shield your rights and work toward the best possible result in your case.

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Arson (720 ILCS 5/20-1)

A person commits arson when, by means of fire or explosive, he or she knowingly:
(1) Damages any real property, or any personal property having a value of $150 or more, of another without his or her consent; or
(2) With intent to defraud an insurer, damages any property or any personal property having a value of $150 or more.
A person commits place of worship arson when he or she, in the course of committing arson, knowingly damages, partially or totally, any place of worship.

Arson is a Class 2 felony. Residential arson or place of worship arson is a Class 1 felony

To achieve the best possible outcome in your case, you must act quickly and find a competent, experienced criminal defense attorney to help you fight your charges of Arson.

Arson Defense Attorneys in Waukegan, Illinois

Choosing the top criminal defense attorney to take care of your Arson case can be a complicated decision. But with over 50 years of combined legal experience and wide-ranging trial work, you can be certain that by a choosing the Law Offices of Winer & Winer you have made the appropriate choice. We are highly respected within the legal community and have a reputation for intense advocacy for our clients. The criminal defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Winer & Winer are among the finest legal strategists and trial attorneys in Lake County, Illinois.

Working Tirelessly to Protect the Rights of the Accused

Let the criminal defense attorneys at the Law Office of Winer and Winer put their knowledge and experience to work for you, just as we have for thousands of satisfied clients.

Known for our experience. But remembered for our results.

Hundreds of 5-Star Reviews*

Success!!! 5.0 stars

“Favorable results employment on the line with the case was very concerned even though I was not guilty. My mind rests now because of Evan Winer thank you Sir!” ~ By a client, as written on the AVVO website.

Awesome Lawyer – 5.0 stars

“David Winer is a great Lawyer. I highly recommend him to anyone. He knows exactly what he is doing. I listened and followed his counsel through my case, and got the results we game planned for. He is very prepared and makes steps ahead of time”. ~ By a client, as written on the AVVO website.

* These clients were not necessarily charged with Arson. Nothing should be implied about the clients or charges by inclusion of these reviews here. The reviews only illustrate the attorney-client experience when working with the Law Offices of Winer & Winer.

Experienced Trial Attorneys When Experience Counts

Experience matters. The attorneys at the Law Offices of Winer and Winer have years of trial expertise. We know the local prosecutors, law enforcement and judges. We are deeply familiar with all aspects of the local court system. Put our expertise and knowledge to work for you. We are committed to assisting you get through the process to reach your greatest possible outcome. Set up your initial consultation today so we can begin the process of assessing how good your prospects are for a positive outcome in court, or at the negotiating table.

Your Initial Consultation is Free.
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Crimes Related to Arson

The Criminal Defense Attorneys at the Law Office of Winer and Winer are you best choice to help you with Arson and other related crimes, for example:

  • Arson; residential arson; place of worship arson, 720 ILCS 5/20-1
  • Aggravated Arson, 720 ILCS 5/20-1.1
  • Possession of explosives or explosive or incendiary devices, 720 ILCS 5/20-2

For more information about the above crimes see the Illinois Code for Arson.

Click on the following links to learn more about a small sample of charges we defend for our clients at the Law Offices of Winer & Winer. Call our Criminal Defense Attorneys even f you are charged with a crime not listed below. We defend all felonies and misdemeanors.