Criminal Defense
Bond Hearings

Searching for a Law Firm that knows how secure the lowest possible bond in Lake, Cook, and McHenry County?  The search is over when you call Harter & Schottland.

When you are arrested and accused of a crime, you may be held in custody at the police station until your Bond Hearing. At this court hearing you will go before a bond court judge who will decide whether to release you or continue to hold you in custody. If the judge rules that you can be released, he or she will set certain conditions for release. Our attorneys can help to minimize the conditions of your release and secure the lowest possible bond.

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The criminal defense attorneys of Harter & Schottland represent clients in Bond Hearings in Lake County, McHenry County, and Cook County, Illinois.

We work to persuade the judge to release you from custody and to minimize the amount of bail and other conditions of your release. We often hear from family members of the accused who are looking for a reputable attorney who can respond immediately to their situation.

Our attorneys protect the rights of clients accused of all types of crimes. It is important to contact an attorney as soon as possible after your arrest. Many people who are arrested try to be helpful by explaining the circumstances to the authorities. Often they end up talking themselves deeper into trouble. Let us do the talking for you. You do not have to speak to the authorities without an attorney at your side. It is your Constitutional right to remain silent, and to speak with an attorney.

For effective representation from the Bond Hearing to the final resolution of the case, contact the criminal defense lawyers of Harter & Schottland. The initial case evaluation is free.

From offices in Round Lake Beach, Waukegan and Woodstock, we represent clients throughout Northern Illinois.

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