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Joliet Homicide Lawyer

If you have been charged with murder or homicide, you could be facing a mandatory sentence of as much as 20 to 60 years or even life imprisonment if you are convicted. A strong legal defense is your best chance to clear your name and protect your freedom. At Sabuco Beck, P.C., our experienced Will County murder/homicide attorneys know the devastation that being charged with murder or homicide can have on every aspect of your life. Harsh portrayals in the local news media and open bond hearings can do irreparable damage to your reputation. You could end up losing your job, and find yourself unable to support your family. If convicted of the charges, you face a lengthy separation from loved ones, and a permanent criminal record as a violent felon.

At Sabuco Beck, P.C., our team of experienced murder/homicide attorneys uses its combined knowledge and over 80 years of legal experience to defend clients against murder and homicide charges. We provide the fierce legal defense you need, while ensuring you get the kind of diligent and effective legal representation that ensures results. Do not gamble with your future. When you are facing serious, potentially life-altering criminal charges, you need a highly qualified attorney with a proven track record of success on your side. At Sabuco Beck, P.C., you will get the comprehensive legal service you deserve.

Illinois Murder/Homicide Charges

Illinois murder and homicide charges vary widely based on the particular circumstances in each case. Your charges can vary based on factors such as your age, the age of the victim, where the crime was committed, and any other aggravating or mitigating circumstances. It is critical to have an attorney who will be diligent in examining witnesses, timelines and all of the evidence in your case to ensure the best possible defense. At Sabuco Beck, P.C., our experienced Will County murder/homicide attorneys work as a team to sift through and uncover every piece of evidence related to your case. We know the tactics the District Attorney’s office uses to secure convictions on these types of crimes. We combine our experience in investigations with our legal knowledge and ties to the community to ensure you have the best possible chance to get your charges reduced or dismissed. We offer aggressive legal representation and strategic legal defense to clients facing all types of murder/homicide charges under Article 9 of the Illinois Criminal Code, including:

  • first degree murder;
  • second degree murder;
  • involuntary manslaughter;
  • reckless homicide; and
  • vehicular homicide.

The penalties for murder/homicide can range from a minimum of three years for reckless homicide to 60 years or more for first degree murder. Extenuating factors that could influence sentencing include the age of the perpetrator, any prior criminal convictions, and defenses such as self-defense and mistaken identity.

Call Our Experienced Will County Murder/Homicide Attorneys Today

If you’re facing criminal charges for murder or homicide, you need an aggressive attorney to uncover evidence and establish a firm legal defense to clear your name. Retain the solid legal representation you need by calling Sabuco Beck, P.C. today. Our team of attorneys will work tirelessly to protect your rights and provide a successful legal defense. We will keep you informed throughout the court process, provide frequent updates on how your defense is progressing, and ensure you have ample opportunities to ask questions and provide pertinent information to help your case. Reach out to our skilled attorneys today at (815) 730-8860 for an initial consultation.

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Joliet Office

950 Essington Road Suite B
Joliet, IL 60435

Phone : (815) 730-8860

Fax : (815) 730-8865

Minooka Office

500 Bob Blair Road
Minooka, IL 60447

Phone : (815) 467-0270

Fax : (815) 467-0271