Penalties for Paying Your Illinois Traffic Ticket Late

Starting July 1, 2021, in Illinois, licenses will no longer be suspended or revoked when a driver fails to pay traffic tickets or fines. Unfortunately, that does not mean you can ignore your tickets and hope they go away; there are still significant penalties in Illinois for failing to pay your traffic ticket in a…

Illinois Expungements and Sealing

llinois Expungements and Sealing How do I clear up my criminal record?  This is a common question that clients ask before, during, and especially after being charged with a criminal offense.  The attorneys at Finegan Rinker & Ghrist know how important it is to you to clear your good name and avoid potential employers from disqualifying you…

The Expensive American Health Care System

Expensive health care costs are well known by any American who has had a doctor’s appointment or visited a hospital for services.  But why are the services rendered at a doctor’s office or hospital so expensive?  How much markup do doctors and hospitals place on health care products and pharmaceutical drugs?  And why do Americans…