Des Plaines, IL -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/17/2014 -- The Law Offices of George Livas is celebrating its 14 year anniversary, commemorating its time serving the Chicago area as a criminal defense law firm. The firm was opened in the year 2000 by George Livas in Skokie, Illinois and it has made a name for itself through effective criminal defense legislation in the greater Chicago area.
Attorney George G. Livas represents both juveniles and adults who have been charged with DUI or other criminal charges in both the state and federal systems. When facing a criminal trial, the experience of a veteran criminal defense attorney can make a significant impact on the outcome of your trail. In many cases, effective representation can mean the difference between a lengthy prison sentence or dismissed charges. George Livas believes that law enforcement should be held accountable for their actions and even those who have broken the law should have the opportunity to learn from their mistakes without being crippled by the consequences.
George Livas’ 14 years of experience in the greater Chicago area means he is intimately acquainted with the area’s prosecutors and methods for approaching a case. Livas served several years as as an assistant States Attorney in Cook County, so he knows the system well. After eighteen years of experience in criminal law, Attorney Livas is well versed in the issues to look for, the strengths and weaknesses of the prosecution’s case in many different scenarios, and the prosecution’s strategies for attacking the defense.
For those charged with an offense, The Law Offices of George Livas recommends the following:
“Don’t try to represent yourself. You have a right to have a criminal defense attorney represent you in criminal proceedings. Hire the attorney that’s right for you. Hire the attorney with the experience, knowledge and determination to get the best possible outcome, George G. Livas. Criminal penalties include imprisonment, heavy fines, probation, community service and revocation of a driver’s license. On top of these punishments, a conviction can result in a job loss or prevent you from getting a job in the future. A criminal conviction can ruin your reputation and relationships with family and friends.
You may feel alone and desperate to change the situation. Attorney Livas knows what you’re going through and can help you and your family. He will listen to you and make sure your side of the story is heard. He is compassionate and will fight to help you get your life back on track.”
If you're facing criminal charges, you can contact the George Livas law firm website georgelivas.com or call (847) 768-3000.
The Law Offices of George G. Livas
770 Lee Street, Suite #201
DesPlaines, IL 60016
News Media Contact
Phone – (847) 768-3000