Legal Guides for Criminal Defense
Written by attorney Robert Herking, over 3 years ago.
While I was a prosecutor and police officer, I was constantly asked by friends and acquintances who I would recommend for various criminal offenses they were charged with, and whether they... more
Written by attorney Brenton Vincenzes, over 1 year ago.
3 Justification Defenses: Explained by a Virginia Criminal Defense Attorney
"Justifications" are sometimes differentiated from "excuses" in that they are often commendable, even though the... more
Written by attorney Michael G. Walsh, 4 months ago.
You’ve been charged with a crime. You’ve hired an attorney to defend you. But you can’t sit back and let the attorney do all the work. If your case is to succeed you must be invested in it... more
Written by attorney Patrick Lewis, almost 4 years ago.
Must I hire an attorney or can I get court appointed counsel? Everyone charged with a crime which can result in incarceration has the right to the help and representation of a lawyer.... more
Written by attorney James Dickinson, 8 months ago.
This guide walks the criminal defendant through the process of deciding whether to fire his California criminal defense attorney, and how this is accomplished. The Defendant's Right To... more
Written by attorney George Murphy, 11 months ago.
When it comes to hiring a criminal defense lawyer, there are many options out there. Be prepared to choose the attorney that will best fulfill your needs, and don't forget to keep these... more
Written by attorney Nathan Pieri, 11 months ago.
Q: What rights do I have if I am charged with a criminal offense? A: When an individual is arrested for a criminal offense, his or her rights are protected by the 4th, 5th, and 6th... more
Written by attorney Laura A Fine, about 1 year ago.
Here are suggestions for how to help your lawyer help you while your case is pending. Witnesses. Make a list of names with contact information of anyone you think your lawyer or... more
Written by attorney Carina Castaneda, about 1 year ago.
When someone calls the police, there will likely be an incident report and an arrest can occur. The public is always afforded the right to call the police. When the police are called to... more
Written by attorney Christopher Basner, about 1 year ago.
What factors should you consider before retaining an attorney to defend criminal charges in New Jersey? Has the attorney taken cases to trial? How can you be certain that your attorney... more