Accused of a Crime?
Basic advise when you are arrested or are accused of criminal activity
Overview:Criminal accusations or arrests can be terrifying. Even with simple misdemeanor charges, you could be facing serious penalties that can put your entire future at risk. Whether this is your first brush with the law or not, it is always important to consult an attorney the moment you are being charged or investigated for a crime.
THINGS TO REMEMBER IF YOU'RE ACCUSED OF A CRIME:DO NOT talk to law enforcement officers without an attorney.
DO NOT try to explain the situation, as it could make things worse.
Police are not allowed to search you without a warrant or probable cause.
Make a note of whether your rights were violated.
As an experienced criminal defense attorney with 20 years of experience, I can help you get through this. I know what is at stake with all criminal charges, and I know what you stand to lose if convicted. Let me personally guide you through the criminal justice system and the courts, defending your rights every step of the way. No matter how tough the charges, I am prepared to fight for the best possible outcome and minimize the impact of these charges on your future.