Chicago Probation Lawyer Purav Bhatt
Probation is an alternative to jail or prison sentences for both misdemeanor and felony cases. The sentence is given to individuals who show the court that they are contributing members of society who have not and will not commit future offenses.
The Law Office of Purav Bhatt will work with the prosecutor’s office and the court to tailor the conditions of your probation so that they are reasonable and the least limiting to permit you to live your life while also meeting the requirements of the court.
The exact terms of your probation are negotiated with the court. Because of this, it is vital that you are represented by a criminal defense attorney with solid and aggressive negotiating skills. Requirements include reporting to a probation officer regularly and avoiding future criminal charges. It may include additional conditions and requirements such as continual employment, community service, drug testing, treatment, counseling, restitution, and fines.
What Happens When I Violate My Probation?
Violating your probation is a serious offense that can lead to consequences including: additional conditions, more restrictions on your freedom and possible jail time.
Individuals violate their probation when the fail drug tests, miss court or treatments/counseling dates, fail to report to their probation officers or fail to complete community service requirements.
Contact Chicago Probation Lawyer Purav Bhatt
If you or a loved one has been charged with violating their probation contact the Law Office of Purav Bhatt. Mr. Bhatt will use his experience to help you navigate the legal process and your options.
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