When you are facing criminal charges, despite whether they are pertaining to a felony or misdemeanor, it is vital to have an aggressive defense attorney on your side fighting to protect your rights. Trying to handle these charges on your own can be terrifying and leave you feeling overwhelmed. The consequences of a criminal conviction can not only take away your freedom, but negatively impact your career, family and overall lifestyle. Whether you have been arrested for DUI, a white collar crime, assault or battery or even a sex crime, you need to act fast and consult with our Macomb County Michigan criminal defense lawyer.
Do I need a criminal lawyer to represent me?
The answer is probably yes. One of the reasons for consulting with an attorney is to find out whether you actually need representation or not. That is something that can be decided only with the aid of experienced counsel, and only after he or she is familiar with all the facts of your case. If you are involved in a criminal case, which is in serious trouble and need a good Macomb county lawyer in criminal defense. The fact that you are innocent doesn't mean you will be found innocent. We all like to think that truth and justice always prevails, but unfortunately that is the ideal - not necessarily the reality. In fact, sometimes police and prosecutors are so eager to push cases through the system that innocent people are found guilty of crimes they did not commit. The only way to ensure that your rights are fully protected and that evidence in your favor is fully and fairly presented in court is to hire an experienced attorney to provide you with proper legal representation.
An experienced Macomb county criminal defense lawyer who knows Michigan laws and court procedures will be able to:
1- look to all the facts of your case and your exact situation is where we start.
2- look for procedural mistakes by the police, and try to dismiss the case.
3- File motion after motion (Motion to suppress, Motion for Discovery ) and clog up the courts for months and take the case to trial if you want to plead, but aren't given a reasonable deal.
4- In some cases, dig even deeper, with a private investigator to interview witnesses, or provide expert witness testimony on your behalf to explain complicated procedures and help explain your side of the story.
5- Show all kind of doubt to the jury and get the case dismissed.
What could happen to me if I am found guilty in Macomb County MI?"
The punishments you face can vary widely according to the seriousness of the offense, any prior convictions, and many other factors. With most felony charges, you are at serious risk of substantial jail time if you are convicted. With misdemeanors, it really depends on the case and the charge. There is a real risk of jail time with many of the more serious misdemeanor charges or if you have a previous offense or criminal record.
How Do I find the Best Macomb County Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer?
Simply look for one. You speak to as many attorneys as you need to. You ask a lot of questions.
How much experience do you have fighting criminal charges in Genesee county ?
How many cases like mine have you defended in Genesee county (MI) ?
What do you think you can do for me in Genesee County MI ?
Are they familiar with your Genesee County judges?
What is the likely defenses that would be raised in Genesee County MI ?
What is the process of facing these charges as a criminal defendant?
What is an arraignment, pretrial, trial, plea, and sentencing in Oakland County MI ?
Our criminal law attorneys in Genesee county (MI) are available to defend against all felonies and misdemeanors. We are available to defend against federal charges, as well as state charges. From grand jury proceedings to appeals, we have the experience to stand beside you every step of the way.
Our success is attested to by the fact that many of our clients are referred to us by other lawyers in the area. They understand that our goal is to do what is best for their clients, so they turn to us for assistance.
Our strong background in the rules of evidence, combined with the ability to control the courtroom atmosphere during the course of a trial, allows us to represent the best interests of our clients effectively in the most complex criminal law cases. We have a long track record of success representing clients charged with white collar crimes and other federal offenses, sexual offenses, and drug crimes.
If you are under suspicion for a state or federal criminal offense, you need to hire a criminal defense attorney right away. Do not wait until you have been charged. Do not speak with the authorities without the representation of a strong, seasoned attorney who knows your rights and is familiar with the process.
We handle all types of criminal cases in Macomb county MI including:
Driving While Intoxicated (DWI)
White Collar Offenses
Driving While License Suspended/Revoked/Denied
Financial Transaction Device (credit/debit card fraud)
Fleeing and Eluding
Forged License Tags
Furnishing Alcohol to a Minor
Interfering with a Police Officer
Larceny by Conversion
Larceny by False Pretenses
Larceny From a Building
Larceny From a Motor Vehicle
Larceny From a Person
Leaving the Scene of a Personal Injury Accident
Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident
Non-Sufficient Funds Check (NSF)
Obstruction of Justice
Offering to Engage
Grand Jury Investigations
Habeas Corpus Motions
White Collar Offenses
Fraud (bank fraud, wire fraud, mail fraud)
Drug Trafficking Charges
Federal Investigations by the FBI, DEA and Secret Service
Habeas Corpus Motions