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Prison Guard Abuse

Chicago Prisoner Abuse Lawyer

Chicago Civil Rights Attorneys – Prison Guard Abuse and Mistreatment

Have you or a loved one been beaten or injured while incarcerated in a jail or prison in Chicago or the surrounding communities in Illinois? Have you ever been denied medical treatment while being incarcerated? Chicago civil rights lawyer Michael P. Schmiege are advocates for individuals who have been injured by prison guard abuse and cruel treatment while in jail or prison. Chicago Prisoner Abuse Lawyer Michael Schmiege will fight for your rights.

Prison inmates and suspects held in custody, are owed a duty by the state to protect their safety and ensure humane treatment and to receive sufficient medical care. Regardless of what crime you have committed, you deserve to be treated with respect. Also, you have the right to receive medical care and basic polite treatment while in custody.

Chicago Prison Guard Abuse Lawyer Michael Schmiege will fight for your rights. We will help you if you have been denied medical treatment, or been subjected to abuse by the prison guards who were responsible for protecting you. Chicago Prisoner Abuse Lawyer Michael P. Schmiege work with you to seek fair compensation and legal retribution for any violations of your civil rights that you endured while incarcerated in prison or jail.

Civil Rights Lawyer Fighting for You in Chicago Prison Guard Abuse Cases

Our Chicago civil rights law office is a leading personal injury firm in Illinois, with a reputation for obtaining effective results for our clients who were injured by someone else’s failure, negligence or misconduct. Our attorneys offer aggressive, serious representation to people injured by prison guard abuse and police brutality. We fight to make sure that those who violated your rights are held accountable for their actions.

We understand that not every victim of prison abuse is aware of their rights. When a person is incarcerated, they are dependent upon the prison guards who are responsible for protecting them and providing their security. However, when the people responsible for keeping you safe are the ones who are abusing you it is hard to know what to do, or if you even have the legal right to file a claim. A Chicago Prisoner Abuse Attorney will be able to assist you.

Chicago Prison Guard Abuse Lawyer

We believe that all people who are in the custody of prison guards have the right to receive fair treatment and protection. If you are someone who has been denied basic rights when in the custody of prison guards, or if you have been physically or emotionally abused, we can help. Our Chicago Prisoner Abuse Attorneys can explain your rights to you and help you determine what course of action should be pursued after researching the circumstances surrounding your abuse.

Compassionate and Zealous Advocates for Victims of Cook County Prison Abuse

Our Chicago Prison Guard Abuse Attorneys represent abused and mistreated prisoners in state and federal prisons and county jails throughout Illinois. Prison abuse is a violation of a prisoner’s basic civil rights and can include:

  • Physical Abuse (random or routine beatings)
  • Torture
  • Murder
  • Failure to Provide Medical Attention
  • Hunger
  • Failure to Control Inmate Violence
  • Sexual Abuse, Assault, Rape
  • Psychological Abuse (Taunting, Threats and Humiliation)
  • Failure to Protect Against or Respond to Assault or Rape by Other Prisoners
  • Failure to Prevent Suicide

Chicago Prisoner Abuse Attorney Michael P. Schmiege is committed to providing knowledgeable legal services to citizens who have been injured by the illegal actions of Illinois prison guards and Cook County Department of Corrections employees. We work hard to help put an end to prison guard abuse and fight for fair and just compensation for you for the damages caused by the illegal treatment of prisoners and jail inmates.

Prisoner Abuse and Inmate Mistreatment in Chicago and Illinois

If you or a loved one are the vicitm of police misconduct or civil rights violations it is important that you contact our Chicago Civil Rights Law Firm today. Call us at 312-626-2121 for a free consultation or contact us online.

Chicago Prisoner Abuse Lawyer Michael P. Schmiege litigates cases involving police misconduct throughout Illinois including the cities and Counties of Chicago, Cook County, DuPage, Will, and Lake as well as cities and counties all throughout Illinois. Chicago Police Misconduct Lawyer Michael P. Schmiege will fight for your rights.

Often times a civil rights / police misconduct case will result from an arrest. If you have been arrested it is important that you contact an experienced Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyer at once. Contact Chicago Criminal Defense Attorney Michael P. Schmiege for a free consultation on your criminal case or police misconduct case.