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Chicago Criminal Defense Attorney

Giovannini & Olshansky is an established litigation law firm located in Chicago, Illinois. For almost 40 years, we have dedicated our practice exclusively to criminal defense. Our attorneys have defended against almost every type of crime. We have a strong track record of obtaining favorable results during negotiations, trial and the appeals process. Through skilled legal service and personalized attention, we are committed to providing a level of representation that rivals any criminal defense firm in the nation.

An Entire Legal Team Committed to Your Defense

When you work with our firm, you will have access to an entire legal team. We call upon the strengths of our individual attorneys to provide clients with the best possible defense. Our lawyers meet every morning to discuss the status of each case and adjust strategies as needed. Through a meticulous investigation of evidence, case law and witness testimony, we evaluate every viable defense for your unique circumstances.

Helping Clients Make Informed Legal Decisions

Our firm understands that facing a criminal charge is one of the most serious events of your life. We will do everything in our power to help you mitigate the consequences of your charge. While our desired goal is always acquittal or jail avoidance, we will never make a promise that we cannot keep. Our lawyers offer honest and practical advice to help you understand your legal position, and allow you to make informed decisions about your own future.

Learn more about our criminal defense practice areas such as DUI, assault and battery, drug crimes, retail theft, weapons crimes and homicide.

Cook County Police Misconduct Lawyer

With an exclusive focus on criminal defense, Giovannini & Olshansky is in a strong position to favorably resolve your legal matter. Contact our firm at 312-902-3344 and ask to speak with a Chicago criminal defense lawyer.

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PENALTIES IN ILLINOIS DRUG PENALTIES Traffic and DUI Defense Federal and White Collar Offense Police Misconduct and Civil Rights Violations Gun and Weapons Charges
Recent Cases
  • Date: January 29, 2013
    Charges: Aggravated Unlawful Use of Weapons
    Case Title: People v. C.D.
    Location: 26th and California, Chicago
    Outcome: Not Guilty

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  • Date: January 23, 2013
    Charges: Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver and Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Convicted Felon
    Case Title: People v. E.J.
    Location: Bridgeview, Cook County District Five
    Outcome: Motion to Suppress Granted, charges dismissed

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  • Date: January 18, 2013
    Charges: Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault of a Child
    Case Title: People v. R.V
    Location: 26th and California, Chicago
    Outcome: Not Guilty

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  • Date: January 16, 2013
    Charges: Armed Robbery
    Case Title: People v. D.L.
    Location: Markham, Cook County District 6
    Outcome: Not Guilty

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  • Date: January 12, 2013
    Charges: Armed Robbery
    Case Title: People v. J.S.
    Location: Maywood, Cook County District 4
    Outcome: Not Guilty

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  • Date: November 30, 2012
    Charges: Murder
    Case Title: People v. J.B.
    Location: Skokie, Cook County District 2
    Outcome: Not Guilty

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