REPRESENTATIVE CRIMINAL CASES

Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse

People of the State of Illinois v. R.H. (2015) — Cook County. The client, a 37-year-old male, was charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse, aggravated criminal sexual assault, aggravated kidnapping  and aggravated domestic battery/strangulation of his estranged wife.  Using a reasonable doubt defense, Mr. Baltierres obtained a Not Guilty verdict in a bench trial.

Aggravated Unlawful Use of Weapon

People of the State of Illinois v. F.P. (2015) — Cook County. The client, a 43-year-old male, was charged with aggravated unlawful use of weapon for possessing a loaded firearm in his vehicle, a class 4 felony.  Mr. Baltierres obtained a negotiated a plea on a reduction of charges to a class A misdemeanor, an outcome that was very satisfactory to the client.

Predatory Criminal Sexual Abuse

People of the State of Illinois v. D.C. (2014) — Cook County. The client, a 63-year-old male, was charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, aggravated criminal sexual assault, criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual abuse, criminal sexual abuse of his two nieces. The client was facing 12-60 years in prison if convicted.  Using a reasonable doubt defense, Mr. Baltierres obtained a Not Guilty verdict in a bench trial.

Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse

People of the State of Illinois v. J.G. (2014) — Cook County. The client, a 34-year-old male, was charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse of his 17 year old brother-in-law.  Using a reasonable doubt defense, Mr. Baltierres obtained a Not Guilty verdict in a bench trial.

Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver

People of the State of Illinois v. L.D. (2014) — Cook County. The client, a 47-year-old female, was charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and possession of a controlled substance - 1,050 grams of cocaine, both class X offenses.  Using an entrapment defense, on the day of trial Mr. Baltierres obtained a negotiated plea of intensive probation, an outcome that was very satisfactory to the client.

Driving Under the Influence

People of the State of Illinois v. M.R. (2014) — Cook County. The client, a 68-year-old male, was charged with driving under the influence and leaving the scene of an accident.  Mr. Baltierres successfully petitioned and obtained a rescission of the client’s statutory summary suspension.  Using a reasonable doubt defense, Mr. Baltierres obtained a Not Guilty verdict in a bench trial.

Forgery and Unlawful Possession of Titles and Registration

People of the State of Illinois v. C.L. (2014) — Cook County. The client, a 37-year-old male owner of a car dealership, was charged with forgery and unlawful possession of titles and registrations, being class 2 and 3 felonies.  Mr. Baltierres obtained a negotiated a plea of court supervision on a reduction of charges to a class A misdemeanor, an outcome that was very satisfactory to the client.

First Degree Murder, Attempt Murder and Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm

People of the State of Illinois v. M.R. (2014) — Cook County. The client, a 23-year-old male, was charged with two counts of first degree murder, attempt murder and aggravated discharge firearm.  Using a reasonable doubt defense, Mr. Baltierres obtained Not Guilty verdicts on one count of first degree murder, attempt murder and aggravated discharge of firearm in a hotly contested jury trial.  The client’s case continues on appeal over several issues that were laid out during trial.

Aggravated Unlawful Use of Weapon

People of the State of Illinois v. T.J. (2012) — Lake County. The client, a 30-year-old male, was charged with aggravated unlawful use of weapon for possessing a loaded firearm in his vehicle, a class 4 felony.  Mr. Baltierres obtained a negotiated a plea of court supervision on a reduction of charges to a class A misdemeanor, an outcome that was very satisfactory to the client.

Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse

People of the State of Illinois v. J.C. (2010) — Kane County. The client, a 37-year-old male, was charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse and criminal sexual assault of his 14 year old daughter.  Using a reasonable doubt defense, Mr. Baltierres obtained a Not Guilty verdict in a bench trial.


BALTIERRES LAW, P.C.

Criminal Defense and Family Law

Representing clients in Criminal Felony and Misdemeanor cases; Driving Under the Influence (DUI); Orders of Protection; Child Support; Divorce; and Parental Allocation of Responsibility (Custody).