Saint Louis Violent Crime Attorneys — 4 found

Neighborhoods

Lawyers with

Avvo Rating

1.0 to 10.0


  1. Saint Louis Violent Crime Lawyer Chad Michael Oliver

    Chad Oliver

    Saint Louis, MO Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 6 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.8

  2. Saint Louis Violent Crime Lawyer Mary Susan Carlson

    Mary Carlson

    Saint Louis, MO Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 27 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  3. Saint Louis Violent Crime Lawyer Kenneth Michael Chackes

    Kenneth Chackes

    Saint Louis, MO Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 38 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  4. Saint Louis Violent Crime Lawyer Thomas Stanley Rea

    Thomas Rea

    Saint Louis, MO Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 13 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

Violent Crime

A violent crime occurs when a person uses (or threatens to use) violence to harm another person, including rape, assault, and murder. The penalties for violent crimes are stiff; conviction almost always carries substantial jail time. If you are accused of a violent crime, you need an attorney with experience defending others in that particular crime, one who will understand how to best defend you based on your facts and circumstances. Sometimes the government will offer a “plea bargain,” meaning they will drop or lower the charges if you agree to a lesser crime. A violent crime lawyer will be able to evaluate the government's case and the terms of the bargain to suggest how to proceed in your best interests.