Illinois Prostitution Defense Lawyer
Chicago and Cook County Criminal Defense Attorney Provides Affordable Prostitution Defense Counsel
Engaging in sex for pay will bring serious charges of prostitution in Illinois. Prostitution can be charged for stimulating sexual gratification for another person, whether orally, through intercourse, fondling the sexual organs, or through bodily contact. But being charged with prostitution is not always as cut and dry as it might seem. Authorities are not always right when they accuse someone of receiving payment or reward for sexual favors. If you are wrongly arrested and charged with prostitution, no matter your gender, you need aggressive, resourceful attorneys fighting such charges. The experienced legal team of McPherson Harry & Associates, P.C. stands above others in prostitution cases, offering years of personalized, progressive experience, and strong legal defense to clients charged with prostitution and other sexual offenses throughout the Chicago area.
Defending Prostitution Charges in Illinois
All too often, authorities arresting people for prostitution make mistakes. Things are seldom as black and white in a criminal situation as arresting officers would have courts believe. Even the most veteran arresting authorities can misunderstand the appearance and behavior of suspects. The skilled attorneys on The Harry Team are strategic defenders. We are highly capable of mounting a successful challenge to charges against, uncovering the facts and mitigating circumstances that are key to your defense, protecting you against:
- Class A misdemeanor for first offense, up to one-year in jail, fine up to $2,500 for first and second convictions
- Class 4 felony for third and subsequent offenses, up to three years in jail, fine up to $25,000, up to 30 months probation
The attorneys at McPherson Harry & Associates, P.C. know how to defend your prostitution charges. We will not judge you: we will protect your rights and minimize the potential consequences to your life. The best defense against prostitution charges, or any sexual offense, is being represented by our skilled, creative, and experienced legal team; one that will aggressively fight to get the charges dismissed or negotiate a reduced charge and/or reduced fine. Contact us right away to discuss your prostitution charges. We have three convenient offices located in the Chicago area and handle cases in DuPage, Cook, Will, and Kane counties. It will cost you nothing for an initial consultation.