Your son is facing criminal charges - if you were hurt or sick and in need of assistance - you would go to a doctor - Get your son an attorney.
Yes. A lawyer will be able to review the case and exploit any defense advantage. Often this will lead to beating the case or getting a more favorable result.
Absolutely. There are a lot of issues that an attorney can see that a non-attorney would simply miss. And more importantly a lawyer knows the law!
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