People v A.A.
Charges: Retail Theft 720 ILCS 5/16-25


Description: A.A. was a pharmacy student who was arrested for retail theft. A.A. faced dismissal from his pharmacy program, a criminal conviction and the possibility of not being able to receive a pharmacy license in Illinois. Mr. Bhatt argued for the charges to be dismissed based on A.A. professional prospects and lack of criminal history. Mr. Bhatt successfully negotiated a dismissal for A.A. and he was able to complete pharmacy school.