Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyers — 10 found

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  1. Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyer Mark Aaron Hinrichs

    Mark Hinrichs

    Client Review: Mark is a very knowledgeable, hard working skilled Lawyer. Mark was kind and understanding to my ...
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    Licensed for 8 years - 45 Min Free Consultation
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    7.9

  2. Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyer Marni Jo Snyder

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    Philadelphia Attorney Marni Snyder is the firm’s managing partner. Her areas of concentration include criminal law and special education law. She is a Philadelphia native, Villanova... more
    Licensed for 9 years - $250-$450/hour
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    9.0

    215-515-3360
  3. Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyer Joseph Todd Schultz

    Joseph Schultz

    Client Review: I have never been in the situation I am and Joe walked me thru the entire process step by step. H...
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    Licensed for 10 years
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    10.0

  4. Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyer Warren R. Hamilton

    Warren Hamilton

    Client Review: My family and I have used his services many times over a long period of time, more than 20 years....
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    Licensed for 42 years
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    6.5

  5. Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyer Zachary Cryder Shaffer

    Zachary Shaffer

    Most of my practice is criminal defense with cases ranging from drugs, violent crimes, juvenile matters to driving under the influence. I've also done election law on political... more
    Licensed for 7 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    9.7

  6. Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyer Conor Bergin Wilson

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    The trial experience you need and the compassion you deserve. Call 24/7 (267) 499-4541.
    Licensed for 6 years - $250-$350/hour
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    8.2

    215-515-3949
  7. Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyer Tariq Karim El-Shabazz

    Tariq El-Shabazz

    Managing and founding partner Tariq Karim El-Shabazz has practiced complex civil and criminal litigation in both Federal and State Court for more than 20 years. Also referred to by... more
    Licensed for 26 years
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    6.5

  8. Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyer James J. Mchugh Jr.

    James Mchugh

    James J. McHugh, Jr. has been selected by judges and other attorneys as a Pennsylvania “Super Lawyer” in for the last 9 years, New Jersey Super Lawyer in 2006, Philadelphia Magazine’s... more
    Licensed for 23 years
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    10.0

  9. Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyer Christen M Tuttle

    Christen Tuttle

    Philadelphia, PA Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 8 years
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  10. Philadelphia County Violent Crime Lawyer Kereshmeh Carrie Sarhangi

    Kereshmeh Sarhangi

    Philadelphia, PA Violent Crime Lawyer
    Licensed for 9 years
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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.