Underage Consumption

Underage Consumption

Unlawful consumption in Illinois is a Class A misdemeanor. The maximum penalties for the charge of unlawful consumption, is up to 364 days in the county jail; up to 24 months court supervision, conditional discharge or probation; and/or fines up to $2,500.00. Additionally, first offenders (if you receive court supervision) will have their driver’s license suspended for 3 months. Upon your first conviction, you will have license suspended for 6 months.


The State of Illinois treats all unlawful consumption offenses as very serious matters. At Lawler Brown we understand that our legal representation must tailor to your specific life situation. You should feel confident in knowing you hired the right Defense Attorney to best represent your specific needs. No attorney can guarantee the outcome of a case. But rest assured, I will fight to ensure the best possible resolution in your case. Contact our office today for a free consultation.

Lawler Brown has offices in Williamson County and Gallatin County to better serve ALL of southern Illinois.


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