Monthly Archives: June 2016

What Can a Criminal Lawyer Do That a Public Defender Can’t?

Every person who is being prosecuted in our country for a felony offense has the right to an attorney. This right is clearly outlined in the Sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution. And if you listen closely to the … Continue reading

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Common Criminal Law Terms and Definitions

If you or a loved one was recently charged with a crime, you will soon be surrounded by legal jargon that might confuse and intimidate you. Criminal law terminology is not always clear and straightforward. Many meanings can be complex … Continue reading

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How to Choose the Right Criminal Defense Lawyer

When a person is arrested and charged with a crime, the first thought that usually comes to mind is to hire a lawyer, and understandably so. A criminal defense lawyer is an offender’s best opportunity at avoiding the maximum penalties … Continue reading

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What is Probable Cause?

In the criminal law world, the term “probable cause” is heard often. Perhaps you have heard it in crime movies or police shows as well, but have never really understood its meaning. Well today, we will discuss the meaning of … Continue reading

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