Violence is an one of the most highly explosive, emotional areas of criminal law. It involves the act of unlawfully and knowingly touching or injuring a spouse, partner or another family member. Some of the actions considered Domestic Violence include:
Illinois takes domestic violence very seriously. Domestic assault and battery charges can involve jail time, community service, anger management courses, fines and restraining orders.
If you have been served with a restraining order or order of protection, or arrested on charges of domestic assault and battery, you need to understand the implications of what you face. With more than 33 years of aggressive criminal defense experience and respected for his trial skills, Senior Partner Jonathan Minkus can help you understand the facts of your case and the impact a restraining order or order of protection may have on your life.
Contact the Law Offices of Jonathan Minkus at (847) 966-0300 immediately if you or a loved one is under investigation for, or has been charged with, an act of Domestic Violence. Mr. Minkus offers the knowledge and experience you need to have charges dismissed or reduced or avoid a restraining order or order of protection. Unlike large defense firms, you will not be defended in court by an unseasoned lawyer. Mr. Minkus personally handles client cases from start to finish. He will look at the specific facts of your case and determine the most effective defense strategy for your situation.
Call (847) 966-0300 or contact our Chicago or Skokie office today and start building your best defense. Free initial consultation available.
Senior Partner Jonathan Minkus has successfully defended individuals charged with every conceivable criminal offense, from traffic misdemeanors to death-penalty eligible homicides.