Why You Need An Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer:With proper representation, these types of searches can be challenged in numerous ways. At Robert Callahan & Associates, we employ a multi faceted investigative technique to challenge such a search and arrest by:
- Investigating the Stop-Gathering & validating the evidence that claims to support the reason you were detained or the vehicle stopped;
- Challenging the smell- Is there any evidence to suggest the officer is using this excuse as a pretext or has doubts? People v. Abdur-Rahim, 2014 IL App (3d) 130558;
- Investigating Knowledge-Identifying evidence that could show you were not aware of the contraband;
- Analyzing the Investigation- making sure officers followed the law and all proper procedures in a reasonable and timely manner;
- Thorough review of all the evidence-Upon representation, we will immediately begin working on obtaining the alleged evidence and researching its application to the law for your specific case.