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What is TASC Probation, and How Can It Help Me?

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Apr 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you have been charged with a crime, what you ultimately want to avoid is a conviction. A conviction will tarnish your record and show up on background checks, causing you to miss out on future opportunities. Fortunately, you have options. If you wish to avoid a criminal conviction or jail ti...

3 Facts You Need to Know About Illinois Polygraph / Lie Detector Tests

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Apr 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

During a legal investigation, you may be asked to take a polygraph exam. Polygraph exams, or lie detector tests, are a common tactic law enforcement officers may employ to build a case against you. Their ultimate goal is to charge and prosecute you for a crime, and they will use every advantage they have to achieve that goal. If you have been asked to take a polygraph exam, there are some key facts which can help you make smart decisions and protect your best interests.

6 Key Steps to Having an Excellent Court Appearance

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Apr 05, 2018 | 0 Comments

Court appearances do not have to be a painful ordeal. While they may seem intimidating and stressful, they can just as easily run smoothly and pass by without difficulty. In this blog post, we'll discuss some important tips to follow if you wish to avoid any unnecessary hurdles on your court date.

Illinois No Refusal DUI Initiative

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Jul 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Illinois is one of many states across the nation to adopt a No Refusal DUI Initiative, aimed at reducing accidents and deaths due to intoxicated driving. Under No Refusal, drivers who are pulled over and arrested for DUI may be issued a speedy warrant and compelled to take chemical sobriety tests...

Consequences of a DUI Conviction

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Oct 06, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the state of Illinois, you can be charged and convicted of DUI if you are caught driving with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08% or higher. Additionally, if you are caught driving with a BAC that falls between .05% – .08%, you can also be charged with DUI if you are determined to be i...

10 Ways to Beat a DUI

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Oct 05, 2016 | 0 Comments

There can be a lot of stress involved with a DUI charge, considering the severity of the possible consequences – ranging from a suspended license or high fines to even facing jail time. But just because you have been charged with a DUI, it doesnt mean you have no hope of fighting and beating the...

Illinois Retail Theft / Shoplifting Laws

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Dec 08, 2014 | 0 Comments

Being arrested for retail theft is not something that should be taken lightly, as there can be severe penalties, but with the help of an experienced retail theft attorney it is possible that charges can be lessened or potentially dropped. CONTACT US Free Case Evaluation Give yourself peace of...

How To Find the Right Lawyer

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Nov 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Lawyers offer more than just legal information. They can provide strategic advice, not to mention years of experience and skill. If you or someone you know needs a lawyer, its important to find the right lawyer for you because not every lawyer or law firm is the same. So, how should you go about...

Cleaning Up Your Record

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Nov 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dont Let the Past Haunt You If you or someone you know has a criminal record which may include an arrest or conviction or both that is haunting you from moving on, you have options. Maybe you are afraid that your past record may hurt your chances for leasing a place to live or may make passing ...

What Is a Consultation?

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Oct 06, 2014 | 0 Comments

Lawyers will often provide you with a free consultation to discuss the details of your case. This is your opportunity to ask basic questions and for the attorney to ask you questions as well. If you decide to hire the lawyer following the consultation, you will have more opportunities to get into...

Make the Most Out of a Consultation

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | Oct 06, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maybe you have never had a consultation before. Dont be nervous. After all, the consultation is a great opportunity to get to know the law firm and feel comfortable moving forward. Here are a few ideas as to how to prepare for and make the most out of a consultation: Documentation: Be sure to b...

Difference Between Being Detained vs. Arrested

Posted by Dominick R. Dolci | May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Being Detained vs. Being Arrested A police officer may detain a person, without arresting the person, if the officer has articulable suspicion that the person is engaging in criminal activity. For example, a police officer may request identification and conduct a limited search for weapons (for ...

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