Criminal Defense Attorney
Our Belleville, IL criminal defense lawyers put your best interests first
Have you been charged with a crime in southern Illinois? Not sure what your legal options are? Make sure you take your case seriously right from the start. Make sure you talk to a criminal defense attorney who knows how the legal system works in southern Illinois. Make sure you contact Courtney ∙ Clark Law, P.C. in Belleville, Illinois.
Our experienced criminal defense lawyers have years of experience handling such complex cases in St. Clair, Madison and Monroe Counties. We know how the legal system works in Illinois and we know to respond to serious criminal charges.
This might be your only opportunity for justice. If you are convicted of a crime, you could be fined and even imprisoned. Plus you will have a criminal record which could affect your ability to get a job, a home loan and achieve other important milestones in your life. That's why it's critical that you have an experienced criminal defense lawyer in your corner fighting for your rights.
Criminal defense cases we handle
- DUI Arrest
- Traffic Charges
- Drug crimes - Drug possession, drug sale, drug trafficking, drug conspiracy, marijuana charges, cocaine charges
- White collar crimes - Embezzlement, fraud, money laundering
- Violent crimes - Murder, assault, domestic violence
- Sex crimes - Sexual assault, rape
We defend against criminal charges and we handle all related issues. For example, if you have been accused of a drug crime or a white collar crime, you may be at risk of asset forfeiture, if you have not already forfeited assets. We can help you protect your property.
Do not make the mistake of fighting criminal charges on your own. The police and prosecutors are not there to help you. They will do everything they can to convict you.
Why you should choose us
Facing criminal charges is one of the most stressful experiences you will ever go through. Your Belleville criminal defense lawyer should give you confidence during this difficult time - not make you more concerned.
At Courtney Clark Law, P.C. we will never sugarcoat things. Instead, we will explain what you can expect at every stage of your criminal proceedings. We will stand by your side every step of the way. With decades of combined experience, we know how to zealously defend against any criminal charge.
When your future is on the line, we can provide the aggressive criminal defense you need. We have a strong reputation for effectively defending our clients in negotiation and at trial. Contact us and schedule your free case evaluation at our Belleville office.
Being charged with driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI) in Illinois is a serious crime. If you are convicted of DUI, you could lose your driver's license, face significant fines and even time in jail in certain circumstances.
This is especially true if you have previously been convicted of DUI in Illinois. The penalties for a 2nd DUI conviction, 3rd DUI conviction and subsequent convictions can be very severe in Illinois. That's why it's critical that you have an experienced DUI defense attorney on your side, working for you.
We can defend your rights if you have been charged with DUI in St. Clair, Madison or Monroe County. Our attorneys know how the legal system works here and can mount a strong, legal defense on your behalf. Take your charges seriously. Contact our law firm right away.
Criminal charges involving traffic accidents in Illinois can be very serious. If you are convicted of such a charge, the penalties can be very severe. Depending on what you have been charged with, you could lose your driver's license, be fined hundreds or thousands of dollars and even be imprisoned for several weeks, months or even years.
Criminal charges involving traffic accidents in Illinois can cover a wide range, including:
- Leaving the scene of a hit-and-run accident
- Vehicular homicide
- Driving with a suspended driver's license
- Driving without a driver's license
- Reckless driving
- Attempting to elude law enforcement
Our criminal defense attorneys can help defend your rights against such serious charges. We handle criminal cases in St. Clair, Madison and Monroe County. As a result, we thoroughly understand how the legal system works in southern Illinois.