Criminal DefenseWe understand that people make mistakes, you happen to be in the wrong place at the wrong time, or sometimes good people find themselves in bad situations. However it occurs, being charged with a crime can be a very scary experience.
DUI/OWIWhether it's your first charge or multiple offense, you need experienced representation to help navigate you through the process. Even for first offenders, penalties can include: jail, license suspension, ignition interlock, and car immobilization just to name a few.
Drug CrimesThis includes everything from marijuana possession to possession of cocaine, analogues, and other drugs, possession with intent to deliver, manufacturing drugs, or maintaining a drug house. Penalties include prison, jail, and mandatory driver's license suspension. You may be eligible for a delayed sentence such as 7411 or there may be issues that could get the charges reduced or dismissed.
Driver’s License RestorationLosing your driving privileges puts an enormous strain on family and employers who depend on you for transportation. The process of getting your driving privileges restored is long and complicated. If you have had your license revoked due to multiples OWIs, we can help as we guide you through the process step-by-step. Let us help you win your life back.
Relative AdoptionAdopting a child is among the most rewarding experiences, but it can also be very stressful. Instead of being bogged down with paperwork and court matters, you should be focused on creating a home for your new addition and preparing for the celebration when that moment is official.
Sex CrimesBeing charged with a sex crime is a frightening matter. Even the mere allegation can change someone's life. The consequences of being convicted of a sex crime life altering and devastating that can haunt you for the rest of your life such as jail, prison, and sex offender registration. This is an area of the law where outcomes are effected by false allegations, discrepancies, and emotionalism-- especially with cases involving minors. If you have been charged with or under investigation for a sex crime, you need an experienced sex crimes attorney on your side.
Sex Offender Registry RemovalBeing on the sex offender registry (SORA) affects your employment, housing, and community reputation. Registration requirements last anywhere from 25 years to life. Many find themselves on the registry after pressured into taking pleas to avoid life in prison or for minor offenses. Now, through the Romeo & Juliet law, there are ways to get off “the list.” Call us today to discuss your eligibility and how we can help you remove this scarlet letter and move on with your life.
Probation ViolationsBeing on probation comes with a lot of obligations. Failure to meet these responsibilities can lead to longer probation and/or jail. Your probation could even be revoked which means the judge can re-sentence you for the original offense. If you have been violated on probation, it is important to have a strong and experienced advocate on your side.
ExpungementsIs a criminal record holding you back in life? Criminal convictions, especially felonies, can have a drastic impact on your housing, employment, credit, and eligibility for certain programs. We can help you set aside a criminal conviction so you can move on in life with a clean slate. Call us today to help you erase your past.
Wills & Estate PlanningWe know how valuable your possessions are and how hard you've worked for your home and money. That's why we want to help you make sure that it is passed on to those you want to leave it to. Let us help you prepare and secure the futures for you and your loved ones.
Family LawFamily Law matters are very intricate and can become quite stressful and highly emotional for those involved. It can involve divorce, child custody, paternity suits, prenuptial agreements, and adoption just to name a few.