First Offender Probation is a type of probation that may result in the dismissal of the criminal charge if the term of probation is completed satisfactorily. Once a case has been dismissed upon completion of probation it is possible to expunge the case from a person’s criminal record. See 720 ILCS 550/10. (more…)
If you or a loved one has been charged with a crime, the time to act is now. Once arrested you still have constitutional rights which are protected by the law. The Chicago criminal defense attorneys at Gruszeczki & Smith Law are experienced trial lawyers with an eye towards protecting those rights. Professional, dedicated, and unyielding, the attorneys at Gruszeczki & Smith will fight for you or a loved one in court. Our goal in every case is a not guilty verdict at trial or the outright dismissal of your case. Even though some cases never go to trial, the attorneys at Gruszeczki & Smith Law use these goals as a starting point in every case so our clients are in the best possible position.