Decatur Criminal Trial Attorney

Protecting Your Rights

If you have been accused of a crime, it is important to remember that you have rights. At the law firm of Paul G. Chiligiris, Attorney at Law, in Decatur, we work to make sure your rights are protected. Attorney Paul Chiligiris offers clients a wealth of knowledge and experience — both as a criminal trial lawyer and a former prosecutor. His ability to understand criminal law cases from both sides greatly benefits people facing a wide range of charges.

From DUI to marijuana possession, domestic violence and sex crimes, our law firm is prepared to help you mount the strongest defense available, based on the circumstances of your charge. We routinely defend people facing both misdemeanors and felonies, including:

  • DUI/DWI, including DUI drug charges
  • Drug possession, including possession of marijuana, and drug trafficking and maintenance charges
  • Juvenile law cases
  • Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) abuse and neglect cases
  • Domestic violence
  • Criminal sexual conduct
  • Child pornography

If you or a loved one has been charged with a crime in Illinois, the time to contact an experience attorney is right now. Upon hiring our firm, we will quickly get to work analyzing your case and identifying all of your options. We often help our clients avoid serious penalties such as jail or prison by negotiating settlements and plea agreements. If your case requires it, however, attorney Paul Chiligiris will vigorously defend you at trial.

Call 217-615-4053 or contact us by email as soon as possible if you or someone you care about is facing criminal charges.