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Setting on pail outside my garage, my mind searching frantically for answer's to the previous days events. In 1 day I have lost my job, my freedom, my health insurance, and my self respect. I have just been bailed out of jail and I'm facing charges that could land me in prison. I have no recollection of why I was arrested or what I did. I even walked around my car several times to make sure there were no scratch's or dents that might possibly lead to more charges. I was stunned and hopeless.
As I set there, I start going over any recent changes in my life which could cause such bazaar behavior. The only thing I can think of is a recent change in one of my prescriptions. I call a relative ( an insurance agent) to discuss my future auto premiums when we start discussing my arrest and the offence(s) that I currently face. He recommended That I call Keely Heath.
I had heard of the Carr attorneys but I had never heard of Keely, But I am truly grateful that I took his advice. I could tell right from the beginning that she was trying to set my mind at ease, but, I was having none of that. We agree'd on a meeting the following morning where we went through the facts of my case. I knew almost immediately that she realized she was dealing with a anxiety ridden person.
Later that night I received a phone call from Keely where she informed me that she had just spoken to a "forensic" (specialist) , who stated that the facts in my case were "promising". She wasn't required to do that! I believe she did this out of a respect for her client. I will never, ever, forget that phone call on that fateful night. Keely Heath, you are one helluva attorney, but even more than that, an awesome person. Thank you for turning my life around
I feel I owe my freedom to Keeley. Her expertise was beyond what I would have expected. She was always on top of everything. This was a very emotional experience and I felt very confident with her representing me. I felt truly blessed, knowing that Keeley would do everything she could to give me the best possible outcome. Gerald
I hired Keeley after I was charged with possession of marijuana. I had been certified by two different doctors in the past but never sent my information to the state because of people being raided after acquiring their medical marijuana card. I was never arrested at the time of the charge but was later issued a warrant for my arrest. As soon as I found out about the warrant I got a 3rd doctors certification, sent it to the state, and then hired Keeley. After hiring her I never had to step foot into the jail or even the court room for that matter. She took care of everything and had the case dismissed and all charges dropped at the pre-trial conference. I would recommended Keeley to anyone who needs a great attorney. She is very personal and wants whats best for her clients.
I've been dealing with an issue for the last 14 years and have talked to maybe 20 - 30 different attorney's over time. Keeley by far was the most knowledgeable, personable, available, diligent, and honest person I've had the pleasure to work with. I would highly recommend her services and if ever needed, I would retain her again without question. I canâ€™t give her a higher recommendation, or I would.
Sometimes the people we know can't always be trusted, for what ever reason. The best of friends and family can do things we can't always predict. A few years ago I was wrongfully accused of rape. At first, I didn't take any legal action to defend myself. Why would I if I wasn't guilty of any crime... I didn't even have any sexual contact to begin with.
I wasn't scared until I had a detective show up at my house unannounced and asked me questions. As before, I had nothing to be afraid of, or so I thought, and figured telling him my side wouldn't hurt. After this I took things more seriously and hired the lawyer by the name of Jason who nearly destroyed my life. He didn't support me, he didn't take the time to investigate my case and was just looking for my money and a quick fix.
Literally, a day before the jury selection I was recommended Keeley Heath from my wife's father. My family and I knew that I was going to go to prison, for life, in a weeks time. Jason had done nothing but make things worse for my case and had even laughed at my situation when I had said to him I wanted a new lawyer. The day of the Jury selection Keeley had agreed to see if the judge would let me replace my old lawyer with her. Fortune smiled upon me as she was allowed to take Jason's spot.
I was rewarded a few more months of time where I met her partner Josh Blanchard who I also recommend to any one looking for a good lawyer. Keeley and Josh worked with my case for about 6 months to defend me. They were both serious and polite with me and very involved. Keeley I know made very serious sacrifices to work on my case, as I understand took a lot of time to work on.
The court case was over a week long of battling. The prosecution had one of the world's leading nurses on rape kits, whom even wrote a book on how to prosecute those who were accused. The prosecution had detectives, military police, and very detailed DNA specialists. The prosecutor himself was one of the higher ranking prosecutors in Grand Rapids.
Keeley and Josh helped me find Specialists who could recognize that "guns and whistles" used by the prosecution. After a long week of wondering what would happen to me, I was in the end convicted of a CSC 4th. I had had lost every thing I had believed. I cried and sobbed for days, along with my heartbroken wife. My family and I were all devastated. I had to move out of my house, I could no longer be a teacher. I had to register as a sex offender when I knew I hadn't done any thing to had to deserved this fate.
Well as my life continued, most lawyers would have said their good byes and never talked to me again. Keeley and Josh didn't. Instead of taking the lose, they continued to work on my case. It turns out, I was convicted of something I wasn't supposed to be charged with. I am not sure how that legal limbo works, but Josh and Keeley did. About three months later after I was to be sentenced, likely a bunch of jail time, Keeley and Josh, with the resources of their firm, pulled together the information needed and on that day I was freed from being a sex offender... and the prosecution (seriously) acted like a complete child yelling as he walked out of the court room, "Don't even bother signing that paperwork your honor, I am going to appeal this!"
So I want every person who has read this to understand that Keeley is an astonishing lawyer who knows what she is doing and she does it well. I thank her and Josh for saving my life and I thanks them for taking a case that was a mess before they came to the rescue.
Myself and My wife.
Keeley Heath is an excellent attorney! She did an amazing job for us and I would highly recommend her! She did a great job keeping us informed and answering any questions or concerns we had. I would definitly use her services again if there were a need!
I have had the pleasure of knowing Keeley on a professional level for the past two years. She is very committed to her practice and extremely knowledgable when it comes to legal issues. I would recommend her services to anyone who is experiencing legal problems.