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Criminal Defense: Protect Your Rights

Free Criminal Case Evaluation by a Local Defense Attorney

In the U.S. justice system, you are innocent until proven guilty. If you’ve been accused of a crime, an attorney can help you explore your rights and fight your charges.

Find help and talk to a criminal defense attorney today for free. Connect with a lawyer in your area for a no-obligation initial consultation by filling out the quick case review form below.

Once you fill out the free case evaluation, you’ll be put in touch with a defense lawyer in your area. An attorney can work with you to fight criminal charges and work with you on a defense.

Fight Criminal Charges with a Defense Lawyer

If you are facing criminal charges, your reputation, freedom, and future may be at stake. Criminal defense attorneys may be able to help if you’re facing:

Once you connect with a criminal defense attorney, you can learn more about the specific charges against you, the laws in your state, and how to best move forward.

A defense attorney may find flaws in the investigation, suggest specific defense strategies, or may be able to arrange a plea bargain. He or she could even get a complete dismissal of the charges.

The Criminal Court Process

The criminal defense process may be difficult and confusing, especially for someone unfamiliar with the law.

Depending on the type of crime you are accused of, the amount of evidence, and local laws, the process could take a few weeks or could be drawn out over several years.

Often, this includes interviews with police, booking, bail hearing, jury trial, and, if necessary, sentencing and appeals. There are important legal implications every step of the way, and by working with an attorney you can help protect your rights at every step.

Learn more about the stages of a criminal case, including what happens after arrest, when a case goes to trial, and the appeals process.

What Happens After a Criminal Conviction?

Many people plead guilty to criminal charges before even speaking with an attorney. This can have serious consequences.

However a criminal conviction, can have lasting effects–even if you’re able to avoid jail time.

Learn more about your options after conviction.

Find Legal Help Today at

Total Criminal Defense connects people with local lawyers from our network of sponsoring criminal defense attorneys.

We also provide criminal law information to help defendants who’ve been charged with crimes get helpful information.

Simply fill out our free case evaluation form or call 877-455-1059 to connect with a defense attorney near you who can evaluate your case.

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The Importance of Acting Fast

Many criminal cases have important court and filing deadlines.

A defense lawyer can help you navigate the legal jargon and nuances of the criminal system.

Prosecutors work to have resources on their side–make sure you’re covering your bases too.

It’s your attorney’s job to make sure he’s representing you in the best way possible.

Get an attorney on your side today.

People are often surprised to find out that it doesn’t cost an arm and a leg to hire a good defense attorney. Everyone’s entitled to a fair defense.

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