Chicago Criminal Defense Attorney
In today’s world, a person cannot be too careful with their conduct where sex is concerned. You may think you have a social relationship with someone, but then it goes terribly wrong. What may have started out as sex between two consenting adults, ends up in a charge against you for rape. The consequences of conviction on the rape charge are severe. You will likely receive a lengthy jail sentence; you may also become unemployable and will have to register as a sex offender. These are serious charges and you need to be represented by an experienced Chicago sex crimes attorney. Rape, sexual crimes against a child, child pornography, date rape, sexual abuse or sexual assault will result in felony convictions if the allegations are undefended. There are many varieties of sexual crimes, but all of them are serious, and if you are charged with a sexual crime, you should obtain legal counsel from Chicago criminal defense lawyer immediately. Chicago sex crime attorney Michael P. Schmiege aggressively fights for his clients and he will take your case when no one else will.
Sex Crime Defense in Chicago, Cicero, Berwyn and Evanston
Once you have been arrested, it is critical to meet with your defense attorney and review the facts of your case. Were there witnesses present when the offense allegedly occurred? What exactly are the allegations? What do the police reports state and what do the witnesses state? Do they agree? These and many other questions can be reviewed and investigated to get at the actual set of facts about the event. Your attorney may be able to get the entire matter thrown out because proper police procedures were not followed.
Extensive Chicago area litigation experience combined with continuing education serve to keep Chicago sex crimes attorney Michael Schmiege abreast and current with changes in the laws in order to better defend each client, no matter how serious the charge. A fighter who will protect your rights, contact Law Offices of Michael P. Schmiege for a consultation and assessment of your case. The firm serves the entire Chicago and Chicagoland area including Berwyn, Cicero, and Evanston.
Contact Chicago criminal lawyer Michael P. Schmiege who will aggressively defend clients who have been charged with a sex crime in the Chicago, Cicero, Berwyn or Evanston areas.