Criminal Defense

Don't Go to Court Without the Best Waukegan Criminal Defense Lawyer

With an office directly across the Lake County Courthouse in Waukegan, the attorneys at the Law Offices of Winer & Winer have extensive experience practicing criminal law in the Lake County. In fact, between Harold, David and Evan Winer, the Law Offices of Winer & Winer have over 100 years of combined legal experience. This extensive experience in Lake County gives us a unique advantage in understanding how the Lake County Court System operates, experience we will put to work for you.

Criminal offenses can range from felony and misdemeanors offenses to less serious petty offenses as well as DUI and traffic-related matters. We provide quality representation and guidance throughout the entire process from the arrest, bond hearing, pre-trial motions, witness preparation, trial preparation along with probation violations and expungement.

Excellent Criminal Defense Lawyers

After thoroughly discussing the matter with you and carefully reviewing the police reports and other documentation on your case, we will closely work together with you to develop a comprehensive legal strategy. In fact, we at the Law Offices of Winer & Winer pride ourselves on working jointly with you so you understand all there is to know about the case including all options available. We know how to explain unfamiliar matters in terms you can easily understand so that you are fully informed about the strengths and weakness of your case. This is essential so that you can make an informed decision about the best way to go forward. At the Law Offices of Winer & Winer we never forget that we work for you, and you will never be kept in the dark about any aspect of your case. You can rest assured knowing you are in the hands of highly experienced, skilled lawyers who will consult with you at every step of the way.

Call the Law Offices of Winer & Winer today
to get tough, aggressive criminal defense attorneys on your team today.
Call (847) 336-9111

We represent clients on all misdemeanors and felony offenses including, but not limited to:

* Drug Offenses * Assault-Battery * Reckless Conduct
* Burglary-Robbery * Damage to Property * Deceptive Practices
* Theft-Fraud * Domestic Battery * Trespass to Land or Building
* Weapons Offenses * Order of Protection * Forgery
* Juvenile Offenses * Financial Crimes * Obstructing Justice
* Sex Offenses * Record Expungement * Shooting Offenses
* Bail & Bond Hearings * Internet Crimes * Armed Violence-Home Invasion
* Probation Violations * Resisting-Obstructing * All Misdemeanors & Felonies

Felony Defense

A felony is the most serious type of criminal offense and can result in incarceration ranging from one year in the Illinois penitentiary to a life sentence. Considering the severe consequences of a felony charge it is critical to have attorneys that are highly experienced in representing clients charged with felony offenses.

Experienced Criminal Lawyers

If you are charged with a felony offense, the Law Office of Winer & Winer will provide first-rate representation throughout the entire legal process from arrest, bond hearing, preliminary and/or grand jury hearing, pre-trial motions, witness and trial preparation, bench or jury trial, sentencing, post-trial motions as well as probation violations and expungement. And if you believe you are a suspect to a crime, we will counsel you during this critical phase and deal with the police on your behalf.

Considering the serious nature of the offense, it is crucial that you are represented by attorneys who are highly-experienced in felony criminal defense.
With over 100 years of combined felony defense experience, the Law Office of Winer & Winer you can be confident you will get the best defense possible. Contact us so we can immediately put this experience to work for you.

Call the Law Offices of Winer & Winer today
to get tough, aggressive criminal defense attorneys on your team today.
Call (847) 336-9111

For an overview of the procedures of the Illinois Criminal Justice System tap here.

For Sentencing Guidelines for Felony Offenses please tap here.

Misdemeanor Defense

Misdemeanors offenses in Illinois can result in incarceration in the county jail for up to one year, a term of probation, conditional discharge or supervision for up to two years and a fine of up to $2,500 for Class A Misdemeanors and $1500 for Class B & C Misdemeanors. And depending on the charge, a misdemeanor can also have a number of collateral consequences, including the loss of your driver’s license or professional license, the loss of the right to possess a firearm along with employment, educational opportunities. We see it as our job to do all we can to not only defend you on the Misdemeanor charge itself but prevent these negative collateral consequences from happening to you.

At the Law Office of Winer & Winer we provide first-rate legal representation on all Misdemeanor offenses and will be there throughout the entire legal process from arrest, bond hearing, pre-trial motions, witness preparation, trial preparation, trial, sentencing, post-trial motions as well as probation violations and expungements. And if you believe you are a suspect to a crime, we will counsel you during this critical phase and communicate with the police on your behalf.

Tough, Aggressive Criminal Lawyers

If you have been charged with any type of criminal matter, from a petty offense or misdemeanor to a serious felony charge, you can be confident that you will get the finest legal representation possible from the Law Offices of Winer & Winer.

Contact the Law Offices of Winer & Winer today to get tough, aggressive criminal defense attorneys on your side today.  Call (847) 336-9111

For Sentencing Guidelines for Misdemeanor Offenses tap here.

Call the Law Offices of Winer & Winer Today
847-336-9111