Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault

Defense Attorney For Sexual Assault Charges In DuPage, Cook And Kane County

Aggravated criminal sexual assault is one of the most serious sex crimes you can be charged with. It is important that you act quickly and retain legal defense on your side. Aggravated criminal sexual assault is a Class 1 felony (but you can receive an enhanced charge if you have any prior sex offenses on your criminal record). Aggravated criminal sexual assault occurs when an individual commits the act of sexual penetration or:

  • Uses force/the threat of force
  • The victim cannot give consent
  • Is a relative of the minor victim
  • Holds a position of trust/supervision over the victim

Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault

Predatory criminal sexual assault of a child is also a Class X felony that comes with a sentence between six to 60 years in prison. This crime takes place when the perpetrator is 17 years of age or older and the victim is younger than 13 years old.

Why You Need to Retain Legal Representation Now

If you are convicted of an aggravated criminal sexual assault crime in Illinois, not only will you face hefty fines and a long prison sentence, you will also face the stigma of being labeled a sex offender. This can hurt your relationships with friends and family members and affect your future career opportunities.

When there are such serious stakes, you need to secure serious legal representation. Our team of attorneys at Martin & Kent, L.L.C. has 42 years of combined criminal law experience and has handled over 10,000 criminal cases. Attorney Timothy P. Martin has received 82 Avvo reviews and has a 10.0 rating of Superb. He was also a recipient of the Super Lawyers® 2013 Top Lawyer in Illinois award.

To ensure your rights remain protected and to receive a free consultation, contact our tough and aggressive lawyers now! We are prepared to get to work for you today.