Legal Advice for Ineffective Assistance of Counsel — 15 results
Written by attorney Peter Lamont, 9 months ago.
President Abraham Lincoln, himself a lawyer, is reported to have said, He who represents himself has a fool for a client.
The pitfalls of such a folly far outweigh the ill-conceived idea of... more
Written by attorney Andrew Bruskin, 5 months ago.
Andrew Bruskin explains ineffective assistance of counsel. Question: What is ineffective assistance of counsel? It is when a lawyer is deemed to be ‘deficient’ in representing a Defendant... more
Written by attorney Robert McCarthy, about 1 year ago.
A newer appellate case has opened an opportunity for people appealing their cases in Massachusetts. People can now cite to the assigned counsel performance standards when arguing that they... more
Written by attorney Robert Lee Vogel, 4 months ago.
This guide will give you some ideas that can help you select a criminal defense attorney. As a general rule, and an important first criteria, I would say this: You want an attorney who can... more
Written by attorney Mitchell Goldman, about 1 year ago.
Facing a criminal charge in Florida, even for a relatively minor misdemeanor, is a serious situation that can change the lives of both the person charged and his or her family. There is the... more
Written by attorney Alfonso Gambone, 6 months ago.
A critical aspect of a criminal defense is the credibility of prosecution witnesses. Our State Constitution through Article 1, Section 9 as well as the 6th Amendment to the United States... more
Written by attorney Todd Palumbo, 9 months ago.
A conviction in Superior Court (Law Division) is appealed to the Appellate Division of the Superior Court. (This is different than Municipal Court Appeals).
Time Limits. You must start... more
Written by attorney Thomas Esparza, almost 2 years ago.
WASHINGTON La Secretaria de Seguridad Nacional, Janet Napolitano, anunci hoy que con vigencia inmediata, ciertos jvenes que entraron en los Estados Unidos siendo nios jvenes, que no... more
Written by attorney Curtis Pierce, about 2 years ago.
REPORTING OUR CLIENTS FOR DISCIPLINE TO SAVE OUR CLIENTS FROM DEPORTATION: AN INEFFECTIVE SYSTEM
By Curtis Pierce and Matthew Hall
In the practice of immigration law, attorneys try to... more
Written by attorney Carina Castaneda, almost 3 years ago.
I am in the midst of challenging the validity of a guilty plea that according to the family members were pushed on my client by her public defender. She is presently incarcerated in a... more
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