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DuPage County, Illinois is included in the Chicago metropolitan area. Okabe & Haushalter’s team of skilled criminal defense lawyers represent all residents of DuPage County. If you were arrested or charged with a crime in this area, get in touch with one of Illinois’ premier criminal defense firms by calling Okabe & Haushalter today. Our firm is staffed with some of the most skilled and prominent defense lawyers in the nation. Some have been included in the list of Super Lawyers®on multiple occasions, others have been rated 10 out of 10 “Superb” on Avvo and attorneys at the firm have also been designated by Newsweek magazine as Leading Criminal Defense Attorneys in 2012. If you’ve been arrested, come to the firm you can trust with your case.
Okabe & Haushalter frequently handles exceedingly complex cases as well as high-profile cases. Our firm’s involvement in cases such as the OJ Simpson case, the Michael Jackson case and the Dream Board case has displayed that we have the drive, knowledge and skill to handle these types of cases and handle them successfully. Our firm handles both felony and misdemeanor cases including, but not limited to, sex offenses, federal offenses, white collar crimes and computer crimes. Our courtroom experience is also unparalleled. When looking for an attorney, you want one with trial-readiness. We frequently handle cases in both state and federal court, so you can trust our experience to get the job done.
The County Seat of DuPage is Wheaton, Illinois. The total population of the county is just over 916,000 which shows a steady increase in residents over the past ten years. DuPage is actually one of the wealthiest counties according to household income. Unique to this county is that it is divided into a number of different townships, including Naperville, York, Addison, Bloomingdale, Downers Grove, Lisle, Milton, Wayne and Winfield. The county seat of DuPage is not the most populous city; the most populous city is Naperville which is home to more than 142,000 residents. Many cities in DuPage are shared by other counties such as Kane County, Cook County and Will County.
Crime rates in DuPage County are actually somewhat lower than the national average. For example, Naperville’s crime index is a 61, which means that the number of crimes committed each year is lower than 61 percent of other U.S. cities. Property crimes are also far more common than violent crimes such as assault, rape, etc. In the city of Wheaton, crime statistics are nearly the same. Statistics point to about 800 property and violent crimes per year making the city safer than 63 percent of other U.S. cities.
When you enlist a DuPage County criminal defense lawyer from Okabe & Haushalter, you can be confident that you made the right choice. Not only is this firm experienced, but their track record has proven that they are effective. Every person alleged of a criminal offense has the right to pursue legal representation. Utilize this right by contacting our firm today. We represent all residents of the state of Illinois, including DuPage County. If you would like to learn more about how our firm could assist with your case, please call today to secure your free case evaluation. These consultations are kept completely confidential and in no way obligate you to our firm. Come see the difference of our firm for yourself. Call a DuPage County criminal defense lawyer today!
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