Possession and Distribution of Controlled Substances – Charges Dismissed

By |2016-03-21T22:34:36+00:00March 21st, 2016|720 ILCS, 720 ILCS 570/402, Recently Won Cases|

People of Illinois v B.A. Defendant was arrested and charged for possession and distribution of controlled substances including cocaine and heroin after being observed by officers entering and exiting the home. Firearms were recovered from the home that was within 1000 ft of a school. A defendant with no criminal history was charged with 720 [...]

Probation for Teen Involved In Multiple Residential Burglary Cases

By |2016-02-23T18:04:52+00:00February 23rd, 2016|Blog, Recently Won Cases|

My client D.F. is a teenager who was arrested and charged with multiple residential burglary charges under 720 ILCS 5/19-3 across multiple counties. After almost a year of litigation and negotiations, the judge saw fit to sentence my client to TASC probation and allowing him a second chance to turn his life around. Everyone makes [...]

Comments Off on Probation for Teen Involved In Multiple Residential Burglary Cases

Charge: Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon – Finding of Not Guilty

By |2016-01-28T12:25:33+00:00January 28th, 2016|Recently Won Cases|

Charge: Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon Minimum Mandatory Sentence: 3 years Illinois Department of Corrections Finding of Not Guilty. Chicago Police and FBI agents raid the defendant's home. Mr. Bhatt's cross examination of multiple officers revealed, and the court was convinced, that the State could not prove beyond a reasonable doubt that [...]

Possession of a Controlled Substance

By |2016-01-10T23:40:29+00:00January 10th, 2016|720 ILCS 570/402, Recently Won Cases|

People v M.A. Charges: Possession of a Controlled Substance 720 ILCS 570/402 Outcome: CASE DISMISSED – FINDING OF NO PROBABLE CAUSE Description: M.A. was arrested making buying narcotics from an undercover officer. At preliminary hearing, attorney Bhatt elicited testimony from the officer that he approached M.A. and initiated the conversation about the sale of narcotics. Mr. Bhatt [...]

Aggravated Sexual Abuse

By |2016-01-05T23:37:58+00:00January 5th, 2016|720 ILCS 5/11-1.60, Recently Won Cases|

People v K.S. Charges: Aggravated Sexual Abuse 720 ILCS 5/11-1.60 Outcome: FINDING OF NOT GUILTY Description: K.S. was charged felony aggravated sexual abuse while driving a cab. K.S. was innocent of the allegations that he sexually abused his mentally ill passenger. Mr. Bhatt believed in K.S.’s innocence and believed he did not commit the crime. The witness [...]

Attempted murder, aggravated kidnapping and aggravated battery

By |2015-12-03T23:30:06+00:00December 3rd, 2015|720 ILCS 5/12-3.05, 720 ILCS 5/8-4, 720 ILCS 5/9-3.5, Recently Won Cases|

People v D.D. Charges: attempted murder 720 ILCS 5/8-4, aggravated kidnapping 720 ILCS 5/9-3.5, and aggravated battery 720 ILCS 5/12-3.05. Outcome: CASE DISMISSED Description: Prosecutor’s offered D.D. 15 years in prison. Attorney Bhatt demanded trial and forced the State’s Attorney to produce witnesses that could implicate D.D. in the attempted murder. Attorney Bhatt pushed the state to produce their witnesses [...]

Possession of Cannabis

By |2015-11-21T23:33:03+00:00November 21st, 2015|720 ILCS 550/4, Recently Won Cases|

People v R.S. Charges: Possession of Cannabis 720 ILCS 550/4 (1,500 grams) Outcome: CASE DISMISSED – FINDING OF NO PROBABLE CAUSE Description: R.S., an Oregon resident driving through Illinois was stopped by a Cook County Sheriff. After being stopped and providing proper documentation, the sheriff summoned a drug sniffing dog that signaled presence of cannabis in the [...]

Possession of Cannabis

By |2015-11-08T23:28:41+00:00November 8th, 2015|720 ILCS 550/4, Recently Won Cases|

People v G.H. Charges: Possession of Cannabis 720 ILCS 550/4 Outcome: CASE DISMISSED Description: G.H. was charged with felony possession of cannabis. The police had found multiple pounds of cannabis in a south side home. Armed with a search warrant, officers from Chicago Police department and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) stormed into the residence in the early [...]

Retail Theft (Felony)

By |2015-11-05T23:34:06+00:00November 5th, 2015|720 ILCS 5/16-25, Recently Won Cases|

People v D.K. Charges: Retail Theft (Felony) 720 ILCS 5/16-25 Outcome: CASE DISMISSED Description: D.K., a professional woman and immigrant, was arrested and charged with felony retail theft. Through lengthy negotiations with the prosecutor’s office, Mr. Bhatt was able to secure a dismissal of all charges against D.K. thereby ensuring that she would not receive a felony [...]

Go to Top