This morning a young college aged woman stood before the Court facing up to 180 days in jail and a misdemeanor conviction for aggravated speeding 26+ mph. The attorney’s at D&O stood by her side, and advocated to the State that our client was a hard working college student who regretted her mistake. After some back and forth, the State agreed to completely dismiss one of the violations and downgraded the misdemeanor criminal offense to a petty traffic offense. Our client received court supervision, and a small fine. The grateful young lady was thrilled, and able to go back to college today without a misdemeanor conviction on her record.
Real Estate contract changes
With the approval of the Multi-Board 7.0 real estate contract, Seller’s and Buyers of residential real estate have many new changes to be aware of. Contact the D&O Law Group to ensure your interests are protected in the process of buying or selling your home!
Search warrant limitations
In an interesting decision handed down by the Illinois Appellate Court in the summer of 2015, police are once again held to a high standard when executing anticipatory search warrants. In executing these warrants, and specifically when police have installed a “breakaway filament” to alert them to the opening of a package, the Appellate Court held […]
Road to Redemption
At D&O Law Group, we love to help good people in tough situations. Thanks to the efforts of Boris Djulabic & Camilo Oceguera, a young man facing 6-30 years in prison on a Class X Narcotics felony received a miracle in the form of a few years of probation that may be wiped from his […]