Here are the reasons to hire a criminal defense lawyer
An Introduction to Illinois SAFE-T Act
The difference between felony and misdemeanor is explained.
After being arrested, call Chicago Premier Attorney Mitch Furman
Short video explaining difference between assault and battery.
Mere brandishing of a gun, is not assault.
Order of Protection are civil but carry criminal penalties. There are different types of order of protection, "no contact by any means" and "no stalking," orders of protection. The can be put in place for up to 2 years.