Domestic Battery Attorney

Have you been accused of Domestic Battery in Illinois?

Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in WaukeganIf you have recently been accused, jailed, or are facing criminal charges for Domestic Battery (720 ILCS 5/12-3.2) then it is critical that you talk to a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney as soon as possible.

Do not talk to anyone else concerning the matter, particularly the authorities, until you have consulted with an experienced criminal lawyer like those at the Law Offices of Winer & Winer. Your silence is virtually always your best choice when you are coping with criminal charges. You are under no obligation to talk to the authorities. Rather, you should tactfully, but firmly, refuse to do so unless your attorney is present.

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

Call us today to discover how our criminal defense lawyers can protect your rights and work toward the best possible outcome in your case.

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Domestic Battery (720 ILCS 5/12-3.2)

A person commits domestic battery if he or she knowingly without legal justification by any means:
(1) causes bodily harm to any family or household member;
(2) makes physical contact of an insulting or provoking nature with any family or household member.

Domestic battery is a Class A misdemeanor. But Domestic Battery becomes a Class 4 felony under several circumstances, including but not limited to, if the defendant has any prior conviction under this Code for Violation of An Order of Protection, any prior conviction under the law of another jurisdiction for an offense which is substantially similar, and in other circumstances described in the Code.

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 Domestic Battery.

Domestic Battery Defense Attorneys in Waukegan, Illinois

Choosing the best criminal defense attorney to take care of your Domestic Battery case can be a difficult decision. But with over 50 years of combined legal experience and extensive trial work, you can be assured that by a choosing the Law Offices of Winer & Winer you have made the correct choice. We are extremely respected within the legal community and have a track record for intense advocacy for our clients. The criminal defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Winer & Winer are among the best legal strategists and trial attorneys in Lake County, Illinois.

Working Tirelessly to Protect the Rights of the Accused

Put our knowledge and experience to work for you on your case, just as we have done for 1000s of satisfied clients.

Known for our experience. But remembered for our results.

Hundreds of 5-Star Reviews*

Beyond Excellent Service – 5.0 stars

Evan is extremely professional and caring. He first met me on MEMORIAL DAY and answer my calls and emails at any time. He is understanding of your situation. He will tell all the possible outcomes and how to achieve the most favorable. He got me the absolute best possible outcome for a domestic violence case. Evan saved my career. I am forever indebted to him. ~ By a client, as written on the AVVO website.

Brutally Honest – 5.0 stars

David J. Winer was extremely professional with me, exacting in his capabilities, and expectations. He is rightfully authoritative, when he explains your situation to you, and never falsifies any promises or predictions. He prepared me for court, he was punctual and courteous when he met me there, and he was encouraging when my nerves were a little rattled. Everything went as planned, no surprises, no delays.
I paid a pre-agreed price, no more, no less, and I recommend Atty. David Winer whole-heartedly. He’s absolutely great. ~ By a client, as written on the AVVO website.

* These clients were not necessarily charged with Domestic Battery. 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

Experience matters. The attorneys at the Law Offices of Winer and Winer have decades of trial experience. We know the local prosecutors, law enforcement and judges. We are deeply familiar with all aspects of the local court system. Put our experience and knowledge to work for you. We are committed to helping you get through the process to achieve your greatest possible result. Set up your initial consultation right now so we can begin the process of assessing how good your chances are for a positive conclusion in court, or at the negotiating table.

Your Initial Consultation is Free.
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Other Crimes Related to Domestic Battery

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

  • Assault, 720 ILCS 5/12-1
  • Aggravated assault, 720 ILCS 5/12-2
  • Battery, 720 ILCS 5/12-3
  • Aggravated battery, 720 ILCS 5/12-3.05
  • Battery of an unborn child; aggravated battery of an unborn child, 720 ILCS 5/12-3.1
  • Domestic battery, 720 ILCS 5/12-3.2
  • Aggravated domestic battery, 720 ILCS 5/12-3.3
  • Violation of an order of protection, 720 ILCS 5/12-3.4
  • Interfering with the reporting of domestic violence, 720 ILCS 5/12-3.5
  • Violation of a civil no contact order, 720 ILCS 5/12-3.8
  • Violation of a stalking no contact order, 720 ILCS 5/12-3.9

For more information about the above crimes see the Illinois Code for Assault and Battery online.

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.