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Due to precautions related to COVID-19, we have expanded our options for remote consultations. Please contact our office to discuss whether a full phone consultation or video conference is appropriate for your situation.

Can police officers lie?

In general, the goal of police officers is to support the community and maintain public safety. As children, we learn to assume certain qualities of police officers, like honesty. TV and movies show the extreme sides of what we know about police officers, often...

Can a battery happen by accident?

A heated situation often feels like it can escalate quickly. What starts as a conversation can turn into a complicated problem that you did not intend. Facing charges for assault and battery can be complex and confusing. While you may understand the terms,...

Can someone consent to a fight?

For some, a fascination with fighting may come from watching professional wrestling or TV shows that feature fighting. Others might have their first exposure to fighting as an unexpected participant and learn more about it. Fighting is often associated with anger or...

Can I get a DUI on a boat?

As the weather warms up during the summer and the sun starts to brighten, many Illinois residents are ready to spend their evenings and weekends outdoors. While they may not be able to spend their entire summer free from everyday obligations, a certain liberty comes...