Toner Law Office     Forcible Felonies
Felony Defense Attorneys in Illinois
Peoria County - Tazewell County - Woodford County

When it comes down to be committed and knowledgeable in protecting the rights of adults and juveniles charged with serious crimes in Illinois few can argue with the “track record” of the Toner Law Office in Peoria, IL. For three decades attorney Hugh F. Toner has passionately defended the rights and freedom of his clients.

Renowned Courtroom Lawyer Takes On The Most Difficult Cases

Hugh has always believed, as our U.S. Constitution Bill of Rights guarantees, that every individual charged with a crime is entitled to most competent legal counsel possible. No matter how serious the crime, no matter what the crime, defending his client's individual liberties is Hugh’s only priority. He is dedicated to protecting the rights’ of all – especially those facing serious criminal charges including Forcible Felonies.

A Forcible Felony, under Illinois Criminal Code includes the following crimes (720 ILCS 5/2-8 | from Ch. 38, paragraph 2-8):

"Forcible felony" means treason, first degree murder, second degree murder, predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, aggravated criminal sexual assault, criminal sexual assault, robbery, burglary, residential burglary, aggravated arson, arson, aggravated kidnapping, kidnapping, aggravated battery resulting in great bodily harm or permanent disability or disfigurement and any other felony which involves the use or threat of physical force or violence against any individual.

Peoria attorney Hugh Toner's experience includes winning many highly publicized Forcible Felony cases including numerous murder trials; and he always maintained an ongoing commitment to promoting justice for juveniles. 

Hugh understands the complexity of the Federal sentencing guidelines and trends in various courts as related to specific criminal charges.

Your initial consultation is free. Hugh is well prepared to:

  • Thoroughly investigate the charges against you
  • Analyze all "angles" for the most effective defense strategy
  • Examine the legal options you face regarding pleas and preparation for trial

If you find yourself in trouble and you're not sure what to do - Call Hugh​
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The Toner Law Office has successfully represented clients throughout Illinois including residents of Peoria and the surrounding seven counties of Peoria County - that include Bureau County, Fulton County, Marshall County, Mason County, Stark County, Tazewell County and Woodford County.

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