Reckless Conduct Attorney

Are you facing charges for Reckless Conduct in Illinois?

Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in WaukeganIf you have been accused, arrested, or are facing charges for Reckless Conduct (720 ILCS 5/12-5) it is critical that you speak to an experienced criminal defense attorney as soon as possible.

Aside from your lawyer, do not talk to anyone else regarding the situation, specifically the authorities, until you have consulted with a seasoned criminal attorney 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 speak to the authorities. Instead, you should tactfully, but firmly, refuse to do so without your lawyer 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 assist you.

Call us today 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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Reckless Conduct (720 ILCS 5/12-5)

A person commits reckless conduct when he or she, by any means lawful or unlawful, recklessly performs an act or acts that:
(1) cause bodily harm to or endanger the safety of another person; or
(2) cause great bodily harm or permanent disability or disfigurement to another person.

Reckless conduct under subdivision (a)(1) is a Class A misdemeanor. However, Reckless conduct can be elevated to a Class 4 felony depending on the facts and circumstances of your case.

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 Reckless Conduct.

Reckless Conduct Defense Attorneys in Waukegan, Illinois

Choosing the best criminal defense lawyer to take care of your Reckless Conduct case can be a complicated choice. But with over fifty years of combined legal experience and wide-ranging trial work, you can be sure that by an opting for the Law Offices of Winer & Winer you have made the best choice. We are very respected within the legal community and have a reputation for vigorous advocacy for our clients. The criminal defense lawyers 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

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*

CNA – 5.0 stars

“David is best attorney i ever had. He know the law and how things works. He is honest with you with what result of your case will end up to be. He is well organized and straight forward telling you what you have to do to have good outcome. I hired him on my case and the ending result were great”. ~ By a client, as written on the AVVO website.

Super Helpful! – 5.0 stars

“Evan was super helpful in working to resolve my case! Helped put ease in tensions and was able to get the charge reduced without a problem!” ~ By a client, as written on the AVVO website.

* These clients were not necessarily charged with Reckless Conduct. 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 lawyers at the Law Offices of Winer and Winer have years 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 skill and knowledge to work for you. We are committed to assisting you get through the process to get your greatest possible end result. Set up your initial consultation today so we can start the process of assessing how good your prospects are for a positive result in court, or at the negotiating table.

Your Initial Consultation is Free.
Call the Law Offices of Winer & Winer Today (847) 336-9111

Other Crimes Related to Reckless Conduct

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

  • Abuse or criminal neglect of a long-term care facility resident; criminal abuse or neglect of an elderly person or person with a disability, 720 ILCS 5/12-4.4a
  • Tampering with food, drugs, or cosmetics, 720 ILCS 5/12-4.5
  • Reckless conduct, 720 ILCS 5/12-5
  • Criminal transmission of HIV, 720 ILCS 5/12-5.01
  • Vehicular endangerment, 720 ILCS 5/12-5.02
  • Criminal housing management, 720 ILCS 5/12-5.1
  • Aggravated criminal housing management, 720 ILCS 5/12-5.1a
  • Injunction in connection with criminal housing management or aggravated criminal housing management, 720 ILCS 5/12-5.2
  • Use of a dangerous place for the commission of a controlled substance or cannabis offense, 720 ILCS 5/12-5
  • Common carrier recklessness, 720 ILCS 5/12-5.5

For more information about the above crimes see the Illinois Code for Bodily Harm – Endangerment.

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.