Drug Convictions Have Lasting Consequences. Start Your Defense.
Illinois drug laws are notoriously tough. If you have been charged with drug possession, drug distribution or another drug crime, it can seem like you have no other option but to plead guilty. But even if drugs were found on your person, in your car or in your home, it may still be possible to suppress that evidence and obtain a dismissal of the charges.
Spector | Baker Attorneys and Counselors at Law is a criminal defense firm with extensive experience in drug cases within the Cook County area. Attorney Michael E. Baker understands the various defenses that are possible, and he will fight for your rights and freedom.
Aggressively Defending You Despite The Allegations
Mr. Baker defends people accused of all types of drug charges in state and federal courts in Illinois, including:
Spector | Baker Attorneys and Counselors at Law has experience in cases involving virtually every type of controlled substance, including marijuana, cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin, ecstasy, steroids and prescription painkillers.
Protecting Your Constitutional Rights
For some, the Fourth Amendment is just a technicality. But for Spector | Baker Attorneys and Counselors at Law, your constitutional rights define what America is all about. Mr. Baker works tirelessly to protect his clients’ rights, and he uses all possible constitutional defenses when representing people accused of drug crimes.
In your case, the firm will carefully examine the events leading to your arrest, including the validity of search warrants and wiretaps, the procedures used by undercover agents, and other search and seizure issues. If Mr. Baker can show that the evidence against you was illegally obtained, the charge could be dismissed entirely. Mr. Baker has extensive trial experience and if a trial is necessary, he will use his advocacy skills to protect your rights and seek the best possible outcome for you.
Drug Treatment And Diversion Programs
Many people charged with drug crimes have chemical dependency issues. The state of Illinois offers several programs that can enable people to obtain help for these problems. If you are eligible for such programs, Mr. Baker can seek to obtain that outcome through discussions with the prosecutor and court.
Contact An Assertive Criminal Defense Lawyer
For a free consultation with a skilled drug charge lawyer, contact Spector | Baker Attorneys and Counselors at Law through the contact form or at 312-782-4640. Mr. Baker can meet with you at the firm’s offices in Evanston or the Chicago’s Loop, or he can meet with you at another location.