Vehicular Endangerment Attorney

Are you facing Vehicular Endangerment charges in Illinois?

Waukegan Criminal Defense AttorneysIf you have recently been arrested or are facing criminal charges for Vehicular Endangerment (720 ILCS 5/12-5.02, in Waukegan or Lake County, Illinois, then it is critical that you speak with an experienced criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible.

Aside from your lawyer, do not speak to anyone else concerning the situation, especially the authorities, until you have consulted with a seasoned 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 authorities. Instead, you should politely, but firmly, refuse to do so without your attorney 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 assist you.

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

Your Initial Consultation is Free.
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Vehicular Endangerment (720 ILCS 5/12-5.02)

A person commits vehicular endangerment when he or she strikes a motor vehicle by causing an object to fall from an overpass or other elevated location in the direction of a moving motor vehicle with the intent to strike a motor vehicle while it is traveling upon a highway in this State.

Vehicular endangerment is a Class 2 felony, unless death results, in which case vehicular endangerment 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 Vehicular Endangerment.

Vehicular Endangerment Defense Attorneys in Waukegan, Illinois

Picking the most effective criminal defense lawyer to handle your case can be a tough choice. But with over 50 years of combined legal experience and extensive trial work, you can be sure that by a selecting the Law Offices of Winer & Winer you have made the correct choice. We are very respected within the legal community and have a track record for intense advocacy for our clients. The criminal defense lawyers 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

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*

5 Star Attorney – 5.0 stars

“Mr. Evan Winer was successful at clearing me of an injustice that shouldn’t of happened to me. He was efficient, courteous and truthful” ~ By a client, as written on the AVVO website.

The right guy for the job – 5.0 stars

“From the minute I met Dave Winer I had a feeling he was “the right guy for the job”. Very knowledgeable and experienced, not to mention great personality. It was real pleasure working with him, he was guiding me through every step of the process, advising on every possible scenario and answering all the questions. If any of my friends or relatives gets into the situation like mine was, I would definitely recommend Dave to them.” ~ By a client, as written on the AVVO website.

* These clients were not necessarily charged with Vehicular Endangerment. 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 years of trial expertise. We know the local prosecutors, law enforcement and judges. We are deeply familiar with all elements of the local court system. Put our experience and knowledge to work for you. We are committed to helping you navigate the process to attain your greatest possible end result. Set up your initial consultation now so we can begin the process of assessing how good your prospects are for a favorable conclusion in court, or at the negotiating table.

Your Initial Consultation is Free.
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Other Crimes Related to Vehicular Endangerment

The Criminal Defense Attorneys at the Law Office of Winer and Winer are you best choice to help you with Vehicular Endangerment 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.