Criminal Defense

Experience And Skills In Fighting For Your Freedom

If you have been arrested and charged with a crime, a prosecutor will employ all resources in securing a conviction. We respond to their aggressive approach with equal diligence in defending your rights. At Essig Law Office, we will defend your rights, bringing experience, legal knowledge, and determination to clients throughout Peoria IL and the surrounding area.

Protecting The Rights Of Our Fellow Illinois Residents Charged With Crimes

Specific areas of our misdemeanor and felony criminal defense practice include:
Criminal Defense

Counseling You On Options And Outcomes

Our criminal defense lawyers in Peoria IL treat each case differently. For you, we will identify the strengths and weaknesses of your criminal matter. We will provide an honest assessment and educate you on strategies, options and potential outcomes. In the end, we want you to make educated and intelligent decisions.

Whether we negotiate to minimize the penalties or defend the criminal charge at trial, we focus on the best possible result. Our attorneys will also explore alternatives to conviction and jail. Court supervision can keep your record clean. Treatment may also be an option to get the help you need without jail time.

Contact An Attorney At Our Law Firm in Washington IL

You deserve a second chance. Call Essig Law Office for a free initial consultation at 309-354-3898. You can also reach us via an email. We serve residents throughout Peoria, Tazewell and Woodford County.