Illinois Criminal Defense Lawyers
Ramsell & Associates, LLC has been tenaciously defending people charged with the full spectrum of criminal offenses in Illinois for more than two decades. Our law firm has represented more than 14,000 clients obtaining dismissals, acquittals and favorable reductions in charges or punishment for thousands of clients. A criminal conviction can significantly disrupt your life. If you are convicted, you might face penalties that include: Incarceration in county jail or state prison; Fines, penalty assessments and other costs; Registration as a sex offender; Driver’s license suspension or revocation; Permanent criminal record; Mandatory installation of an ignition interlock device (IID); Required completion of classes and/or counseling; or Probation. If you have a criminal record, there also can be adverse consequences for your educational aspirations, career path, family relationships, immigration benefits and other facets of your life. If you are charged with a misdemeanor, you could face up to a year in jail depending on the nature of the offense. A felony conviction could mean a lengthy term in an Illinois penitentiary.