Traffic Law – Speeding Charges

Effective July 1, 2013 anyone convicted of speeding 25 miles over the posted speed limit in an urban area (most of the Chicagoland area is deemed such an area) is no longer eligible for court supervision and its principal benefit of the ticket not becoming a part of their “record.” The same amendment to the […]

Areas of Practice, Criminal Law

Underage Drinking

Summer is upon us and we all like to enjoy some time at the outdoor BBQ. Grilling, good food, friends, family and even the occasional alcoholic beverage. Under enhanced sentencing guidelines that came into affect January 1, 2013 any person who knowingly authorizes or allows underage drinking in their home is now subject to being […]