Arrested For Domestic Violence? How To Defend Yourself Against The Charges

3 May 2022
 Categories: , Blog

When law enforcement responds to a call of suspected domestic abuse, someone is probably going to be arrested. In many cases, law enforcement must overcome past issues in which they failed to act when domestic situations turned violent. Unfortunately, that means that innocent people get accused of domestic violence in many cases and are left to figure out how to fight the charges. To find out more about defending yourself against domestic violence charges, read below. Read More 

3 Guidelines To Follow In Dealing With An Operating While Intoxicated Or OWI Charge

18 January 2022
 Categories: , Blog

It is a criminal offense to operate a motor vehicle or other machinery while intoxicated. When arrested, the prosecutor brings operating under the influence charges against you. These charges have serious repercussions. You should try your best to get a lawyer soon after your arrest to help you handle the case for the best outcome. Here are some guidelines on the steps to take immediately after the arrest.  Avoid Oversharing Read More 

What Criminal Defendants Should Know About Plea Deals

23 September 2021
 Categories: , Blog

Prosecutors often use plea deals as a way to get through cases faster. If you're facing charges and a prosecutor offers a plea agreement, it's important to understand what it means. Defendants should be aware of these 5 things regarding plea arrangements. A Prosecutor Doesn't Have to Offer One While prosecutors generally like plea agreements, they don't have to offer them. If a prosecutor feels they have a strong enough case and believes they can push it to victory at trial, they have every right to move forward. Read More 

Avoid a Criminal Conviction by Hiring a Defense Attorney

10 June 2021
 Categories: , Blog

It can be a terrifying experience when you face arrest or have accusations leveled against you. The criminal justice system can be ruthless and confusing, making it very intimidating. Moreover, some crimes can have lifelong consequences when they are part of your permanent record. All such uncertainties can overwhelm you, undermining your peace of mind. For that reason, ensure you have a criminal defense lawyer by your side following a charge. Read More 

3 Supreme Court Decisions That Narrowed The Application Of Capital Punishment

29 January 2021
 Categories: , Blog

Although many states continue to use capital punishment, several Supreme Court decisions heavily factored into when the punishment could be used and which defendants could receive capital punishment. There are three landmark decisions that affected capital punishment. Atkins v. Virginia One concern in cases where the defendant is given the death penalty is their ability to comprehend the situation and thereby their amount of culpability in the crime. In Atkins v. Read More