Criminal Defense Attorney in Waukegan, IL

criminal law Waukegan, IL

Even when you've made a mistake, you deserve to have the best legal guidance and representation. The Waukegan criminal defense attorneys at Daniels, Long & Pinsel, LLC will make sure you get it. We are a well-established firm defending individuals since 1985 and have been rated the #1 Law Firm in Lake County by the Lake County Business Journal. If you have been accused of a crime, we will aggressively defend your rights. We are very thorough in the preparation of your case to ensure you receive a winning verdict.

We work with a number of areas within criminal defense law:

"Felony" applies to any crime punishable by imprisonment for a range of more than one year up to the death penalty. You can also face other consequences, such as the ineligibility for government assistance or exclusions from certain licenses, including visas or licenses for some professions. You don't want a mistake to ruin your life, so we will fight aggressively to help reduce or eliminate your sentence.

"Misdemeanor" is any crime with less severe punishments, such as court supervision or probation up to a year in the local county jail. Common misdemeanors include petty theft, public intoxication, trespassing, assault, and simple battery. If you've been accused of a misdemeanor, we will work aggressively to win your case or reduce your sentence.

Depending on the frequency and severity of the offense, driving under the influence could lead to very serious consequences resulting in the loss of your license or jail time. We handle more DUI cases than any other firm in Lake County, and our experience will guide and defend you throughout the legal process to ensure you the very best possible outcome.

Drug offenses come with serious ramifications resulting in high fines and jail time. These types of offenses may have more serious consequences if the drugs led to the death or serious injury of another person. Regardless of the circumstances, we recognize the seriousness of your case and will prepare thoroughly to ensure you receive a winning outcome for your drug-related offense.

Sexual crimes come with dire consequences in most cases. You may end up on the sex offender registry and you may face fines, jail time, and certain license restrictions. We'll fight for your rights to ensure the court treats you fairly.

You can depend on Daniels, Long & Pinsel, LLC to guide you through the juvenile courts. We will fight to dismiss or dramatically reduce the sentence so that mistakes don't hurt you in the long run.


To learn more about our services, or to schedule a consultation with one of our Waukegan criminal defense attorneys, give us a call at (847) 623-5900. We look forward to meeting you to discuss your case.

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Daniels Law Building Criminal Division

19 North County Street Waukegan, IL 60085

DLP Civil Litigation Division

7 South County Street Waukegan, Illinois 60085