If you become aware that you are being investigated for armed robbery, or may be accused of or charged with armed robbery, it is imperative that you gain the advice and assistance of a qualified criminal defense lawyer. If you have been charged or think you might soon be charged with armed robbery an experienced criminal defense Michael Schmiege can answer your questions and depending upon your specific situation, advise you as to your best course of action.
In Illinois, robbery is taking property from an individual by force or through the threat of force. Depending on the circumstances prison terms can range from 3 to 7 years or up to 30 years. Armed robbery is robbery in which the perpetrator carries or is armed with a dangerous weapon. If during a robbery a firearm is discharged and causes grave bodily injury, permanent disability or disfigurement, or death the charge in the case will be armed robbery. In Illinois, this is a Class X felony for which the sentence can range from 6 to 60 years, depending upon the circumstances.
Michael Schmiege’s legal team has extensive experience in helping clients accused of robbery, aggravated robbery, and armed robbery. The overriding goal of every criminal defense attorney at the firm is to fight to win in every case or to alleviate the damage to your life and future. We will aggressively advocate for you and your rights!
Contact Michael Schmiege's nationally recognized boutique law firm for a consultation with a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney who will fight charges aggressively for you. We dedicate the time and resources necessary to give our clients the best possible opportunity for a favorable outcome. Aggressive, skilled legal counsel is always your best chance for a favorable outcome when your future is in jeopardy. Call a qualified defense attorney at our firm immediately to ensure you have strong legal representation in your armed robbery case.
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