Chicago Civil Rights Attorney
A Passion for Victim's Rights
Foutris Law Office, Ltd. is a civil rights firm focused on achieving justice for victims of police misconduct in Chicago and other communities in northern and central Illinois. When you have been victimized by police or other law enforcement officials, it is easy to feel that you are alone and have nowhere to turn to for help. You deserve the support of an experienced civil rights lawyer.
If your rights have been violated by government officials, contact a Chicago civil rights attorney for a
free consultation from their firm. Foutris Law Office, Ltd. has recovered compensation for
over 95% of clients and has won more than
75% of trials. With results like this, you can feel confident that you are choosing the right firm to represent your interests.
Police brutality can take many forms including:
- Unnecessary physical violence
- Unnecessary and degrading strip searches
- Sexual assault
- Coercion, blackmail, or other uses of police power to force you into doing something you don't want to do
- Racial profiling
The Civil Rights Lawyer with the Right Experience
Attorney Basileios Foutris, founder of Foutris Law Office, Ltd. is a Chicago native that experienced police brutality firsthand as a teenager. He knows what it feels like to have a police officer point a gun at him for no justifiable reason. Because of his personal experience, Mr. Foutris has a clear understanding of what victims experience when they undergo police misconduct. He uses his personal experience to help his clients get justice for the violation of their rights.
Before founding Foutris Law Office, Ltd. to represent the victims of police misconduct, including victims of false arrest,
police shootings and
wrongful death, Mr. Foutris defended police officers in civil rights cases. This experience provides him with an insight into how they operate, the terminology they use, where to look for evidence of their wrongdoing and how they prepare to defend against such allegations as
taser abuse and
Attorney Foutris is qualified to practice law in the following jurisdictions:
- State of Illinois
- US Court of Appels for the Seventh Circuit
- US District Court for the Northern and Central District of Illinois
- US District Court for the Central and Northern District of Indiana
Serving Justice to Chicago
Law enforcement is accountable for their actions too and when they are at fault they should not be let off the hook merely because of their title. There are many ways that they can overstep their boundaries and may begin to lose sight of right and wrong with the power given to them. When you work with the firm, you will have a dedicated advocate to help you hold those who have wronged you accountable. The firm cares about their clients on a personal level and will strive to achieve a favorable result for you or your loved one.
Whether you have experienced unlawful search & seizure, failure to intervene,
due process violations or a wrongful conviction, the firm is ready to begin work on a strategy for exercising your rights to compensation in a civil lawsuit. Call today!