DUI Lawyer: Chicago & DuPage County
First of all, if you’ve been charged with drunk driving in Chicago or DuPage County, the outcome will most likely lie in the hands of your DUI lawyer. Therefore, your best defense in avoiding a DUI arrest record and the loss of your Illinois driver’s license is to hire an experienced DUI defense attorney.
Also, did you know that Illinois leads the nation in drunk driving accusations? Consequently, more than 85% of people arrested for drunk driving in Illinois are first-time offenders. While obviously a frightening ordeal, a DUI conviction will automatically cause your driver’s license to be suspended or revoked. And in some cases a possible car forfeiture or jail time, depending on your criminal & driving history.
For this reason, The Sutter Law Group retains the best criminal defense attorneys defending those accused of drunk driving charges and Illinois driver’s license matters. Our DUI lawyers offer free legal consultations in person or by phone to clients throughout Cook & DuPage Counties. So, if you or someone you love has been charged with a DUI, CONTACT US to discuss your case.
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A DUI CHARGE IS DIFFERENT
Since most people have had a drink and then put themselves behind the wheel of their vehicle, a DUI charge is different than a majority of charges. Why you ask? Because other people realize that they, too, could have been charged with a DUI, but were never caught. Therefore, when a DUI Lawyer with Sutter Law Group accepts your case, we might use one of the following defenses to fight the accusation:
HOW A DUI LAWYER WITH “SLG” MAY DEFEND YOUR CASE
Because, every drunk driving accusation is unique, we encourage anyone accused of a DUI to speak with an experienced attorney. This is necessary to fully comprehend the defensive strategy a DUI lawyer may take. Below are some of the most common defenses:
Consequently, before determining the proper DUI defense, we thoroughly investigate the case. Sutter Law Group requires an in-depth interview with the defendant as well as copies of police reports, accident reports, test results, etc. It’s the reason, we consistently protect the rights of the accused and have a superb record in defending people accused of DUI in Chicago and DuPage County.
Sutter Law Group represents clients throughout Chicagoland in the following types of DUI cases:
• First–time DUI
• Multiple DUI’s
• Out-of-State DUI
• Underage Drinking
• Repeat and Felony DUI
• Aggravated DUI
• Driving Under the Influence Drugs
• DUI Resulting in Death
• DUI Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
• Drunk Driving with Injury/Accident
SUCCESSES WE’VE BEEN PART OF FOR THE PAST DECADE
$2.8 million (structured) for child who sustained mild traumatic brain injury while improperly supervised at a day care.
$4 million for a young father whose six weeks old and eight year old children were killed on an Indiana toll road when a semi-tractor trailer collided with the vehicle in which they were traveling.
$700,000.00 for the family of an 80-year old victim of hospital negligence who fell after being left unattended in his hospital room, and later died as a result of the injuries he sustained from the fall.
$975,000.00 for wrongful death as a result of medical negligence.
$2 million for injured construction worker who sustained elbow fracture and lumbar disc herniation.
Police Brutality/Wrongful Death Police investigating a crime scene shot plaintiff as he was fleeing the scene on foot. Outcome: SETTLED $2,100,000.00
$2.8 Million for woman who sustained mild traumatic brain injury in car accident.
$500,000 for a victim who sustained a shoulder injury in a motor vehicle accident.
$850,000.00 for the family of a 79 year old woman who was struck and killed by a commercial vehicle while crossing the street.
$355,000 for surviving spouse of factory worker who suffered a fatal head injury while performing routine maintenance on machinery.
$500,000 for victim of a railroad crossing accident.
$1.5 million for injured carpenter who sustained torn knee cartilage and rotator cuff tear when roof deck he was walking on collapsed.
$3.8 million (structured) for 6 year old child who sustained pelvic fracture and other internal injury when she was struck by school bus that had dropped her off at day care.
$250,000 for woman who sustained lower back disc injury from an auto accident.
$225,000 for woman who sustained leg fracture due to negligence of hospital employee.
$12 million for a minor child who sustained anoxic brain injury as a result of professional negligence.
$410,000 for 80 year old victim of hospital negligence.