Felony Domestic Violence
Attorney Gus Kostopoulos has appeared on several popular news outlets giving insight on cases and other legal matters. Not only are the attorneys at Kostopoulos Law well versed in handling criminal matters, but also in defending your reputation in the court of public opinion.
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A lawyer was accused by his girlfriend of Domestic Battery. He selected our law firm to represent him. On the day of trial we were succssful in getting the charges dismissed.
Police Officer Charged
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A police officer was charged with retail theft. He denied the allegations and asserted innocence. He hired our law firm to represent him. We were successful in getting the case dismissed.
Lawyer Cited for Contempt
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An intellecutal property lawyer was subject to a contempt petition in the federal district court for the Northern District of Illinois. Our firm was successful in getting the contempt petition completely dismissed.
My name is Gus Kostopoulos. For the past 21 years, I have practiced criminal law, including Domestic Violence Defense.
I am a former prosecutor. For the past 15 years, I have been a criminal defense attorney aggressively defending people accused of crimes.
My team of three attorneys helps people in Domestic Violence, Order of Protection and Violation of Order of Protection matters.
The legal system takes Domestic Violence cases very seriously.
Fortunately, so do we.
The vast majority of our clients get their Domestic Violence cases completely dismissed.
We demand that the government turn over all police reports, videos, and other evidence. Our experienced trial attorneys examine all of it very carefully to look for defenses to win the case.
Our experienced trial attorneys have collectively tried hundreds of case to verdict. We have a successful record of winning cases at trial and are respected by judges and prosecutors. We are particularly skilled at cross examination of opposing witnesses and police officer and in asserting self defense claims.
On the day of trial, our experienced trial attorneys are often able to get a complete dismissal, without having to call a single witness. Government prosecutors often lack all of the evidence and witnesses that they would like and know that our skilled trial lawyers will prevent them from entering testimony that contravenes evidentiary rules. We can then convince prosecutors to dismiss the case. Sometimes they may motion the judge for a continuance, but our trial attorneys vigorously object, causing the case to get dismissed..
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