Aug 22 2016

Drug Possession Defenses

Do not give up hope just because you have been charged with possession of a controlled substance. There are numerous drug possession defenses. The state must prove beyond a reasonable doubt the…

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Jul 29 2016

EXPOSING UNRELIABLE EYEWITNESS TESTIMONY

So, the district attorney says he has an eyewitness and the case against you is in the bag.  However, an experienced Chicago criminal defense attorney will tell you that eyewitness testimony is…

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Jun 20 2016

Meeting Your Chicago Personal Injury Attorney for the First Time

What to Expect The first time you meet with your Chicago personal injury attorney about your case, you may be asked to complete an intake interview. The purpose of the intake interview…

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Nov 25 2015

Guilty “Beyond a Reasonable Doubt”

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Describes What It Means to Be Guilty “Beyond a Reasonable Doubt” The standard of proof that is applied in a criminal case is known as “beyond a reasonable doubt,”…

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Nov 18 2015

Military Members Guide to Administrative Separations and Five Essential Actions Necessary to Prepare

Military Members Guide to Administrative Separations and the Five Essential Actions Necessary to Prepare Military Administrative Separations and Boards of Inquiry have been on the rise within the military services. For commanders, Administrative Separations…

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Nov 18 2015

Going on the Offensive to Successfully Defend a Marine at an Administrative Separation Board

November 16, 2015 Successful representation of military administrative separations hearings and boards requires the lawyer to aggressively go on the offensive. When the MCAS Cherry Point, NC, Marine called our office he…

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Nov 17 2015

White Collar Crimes Types

Types of White Collar Crimes If you have been accused of a crime, our Chicago criminal lawyer may be able to help you create a strong defense. “White collar crime” is an…

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Nov 5 2015

Congratulations to Christina Smedley on her admission into the Illinois Bar

The Law Offices of Haytham Faraj congratulates our former law clerk Christina Smedley on passing the Illinois State Bar and her admission to the Illinois Bar on November 5, 2015. Christina interned with…

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Oct 21 2015

Three Most Important Factors To Consider In Selecting A Criminal Defense Lawyer

Three Most Important Factors To Consider In Selecting A Criminal Defense Lawyer Being accused of a criminal offense results in severe emotional, financial and mental stress. The accusation alone is capable of…

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Sep 30 2015

The Arrest Procedure

Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyer Explains the Arrest Procedure Law enforcement officers are required to comply with many strict procedural guidelines during an arrest, as our Chicago criminal defense lawyer can explain. He or…

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