Experienced Chicago Sexual Assault Defense Attorney
Sexual assault is a legal term used to describe several illegal acts in Illinois. The crimes generally referred to as rape are charged as criminal sexual assault under Illinois law. Any person accused of sexual assault is facing a difficult situation. Public opinion generally condemns people accused of sex crimes, even when the evidence does not support the accusation. If you have been arrested for sexual assault, you need a Chicago criminal defense attorney to help you protect your rights.
At the law offices of John W. Callahan, Ltd., we understand how to defend clients accused of sex crimes. We have helped countless clients obtain not-guilty verdicts and dismissals in a wide range of criminal cases. We combine decades of experience with extensive knowledge of the courts in Chicago, Schaumburg and the surrounding communities.
Contact us online or call toll free at 1-877-335-6697 today to speak with a skilled defense attorney about charges of sexual assault.
Knowledgeable Illinois Felony Trial Lawyer
All sex crimes are serious offenses. Sexual assault is a Class 1 felony punishable by years in prison and heavy fines. A conviction will affect the rest of your life. In addition to the prison sentence, you will be required to register as a sex offender and face a lifetime of monitoring and attention based on the conviction.
You need a sexual assault defense lawyer to present an effective defense. There are discovery issues and strategies that are specific to sex crimes defense. The methods used to challenge evidence and witness statements require experience to develop. We have the resources and knowledge to analyze the prosecution's case and present the right defense for you.
Dedicated Defense in Every Situation
Prosecutors use many techniques to get people, even innocent people, to plead guilty. Sexual assault charges place the defendant under incredible pressure. Before pleading guilty, you need to contact a Chicago sexual assault defense attorney at our firm. Contact us online or call toll free at 1-877-335-6697 to schedule a free case evaluation.