What NOT to Do if You’re Arrested for Domestic Battery in Chicago, Skokie or Rolling Meadows

By |2019-05-21T15:20:46+00:00May 21st, 2019|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery|

If you're arrested for domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, the best thing you can do is wait out the storm and call your attorney - but in the meantime, you absolutely have to avoid making [...]

How Much Should You Tell Your Lawyer if You’re Accused of Domestic Battery?

By |2019-05-07T23:43:06+00:00May 7th, 2019|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery|

If you've been accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, you'll probably want to talk to a domestic violence defense lawyer in Chicago as soon as possible - but how much should you tell him, [...]

Domestic Battery Charges in Chicago: How Does It All Work?

By |2019-04-30T20:08:38+00:00April 30th, 2019|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery|

  If you’re accused of domestic battery in Chicago, you may be arrested and taken to court, where a judge will read your charges and ask you whether you want to plead innocent or guilty. But [...]

Do You Need a Lawyer if You’re Innocent of Domestic Battery Charges?

By |2019-04-23T15:21:16+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

When your spouse or significant other accuses you of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery but you never did anything wrong, it’s scary – you know you could end up in jail for a crime you [...]

Domestic Violence Orders of Protection: What You Need to Know

By |2019-04-16T19:49:21+00:00April 16th, 2019|Civil Order of Protection, Domestic Violence|

If someone has gotten a domestic violence order of protection against you, you may want to talk to an attorney – an order of protection can seriously limit the things you’re allowed to do, as well [...]

What if Your Spouse Lies About Domestic Battery?

By |2019-04-09T20:43:57+00:00April 9th, 2019|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

Unfortunately, it's fairly common for one spouse to accuse the other of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery. Sometimes this happens in the course of a divorce or custody battle, or it can happen when one [...]

Is it Possible to Win a Domestic Battery Case?

By |2019-04-03T03:57:43+00:00April 3rd, 2019|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery|

If you’re like most people accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, you know that you could use a lawyer’s help. Anyone who’s accused of committing a crime in the U.S. has the right to [...]

Attorney Matt Fakhoury Discusses the Jussie Smollett Case on CNN, 3/28/19

By |2019-03-29T19:46:24+00:00March 28th, 2019|Domestic Battery|

Attorney Matt Fakhoury, criminal defense attorney and former Cook County prosecutor, discusses the Jussie Smollett case with CNN's Brooke Baldwin on March 28, 2019.

How to Find the Best Chicago Domestic Battery Defense Lawyer

By |2019-03-26T20:18:07+00:00March 26th, 2019|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery|

If you're like most people accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, you know you want a skilled, knowledgeable attorney in your corner. Working with the best Chicago domestic battery defense lawyer you can find [...]

What Can an Order of Protection Prevent You From Doing?

By |2019-03-19T22:16:47+00:00March 19th, 2019|Civil Order of Protection|

If someone accuses you of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, the court may issue an order of protection against you - and an order of protection stops you from doing certain things. Orders of protection [...]