Violent crimes are not only treated seriously by the prosecution and criminal justice system. They also tend to be considered the most serious types of crime by the general public. Even being accused of a violent crime can lead you to be judged by other people wherever you go. A conviction can make other people believe that you are a dangerous and unpredictable person. Violent crime is a broad category and can include charges such as:
There are also many sub-categories within each of these main types of violent crime. Because violent crime is so expansive, not all defense attorneys are prepared to handle every type. We understand the severity of the charges you are facing and are prepared to defend you against them.
It is not only other people’s perceptions of you that will change if you are convicted of a violent crime. Penalties can include:
In other words, the stakes are high. The stakes are, in fact, too high for you to face them without an aggressive and experienced criminal defense attorney on your side. Our goal is to have charges reduced or dismissed to help you avoid maximum consequences. If your case goes to trial, we will defend you vigorously.
Whether it is a bar fight or a domestic dispute or even a murder charge, do not make the mistake of assuming that a violent crimes charge is something you can take your time to address. The sooner you hire an experienced attorney, the sooner someone will be in your corner defending your reputation and making your rights and freedoms a priority. Our investigation begins as soon as our initial consultation with you ends.
Don’t wait while your rights and freedoms are at risk. As soon as you have been accused of a violent crime in Phoenix or anywhere in Maricopa County, contact our office for a free and confidential consultation.