Criminal Defense

Why you shouldn’t talk without your lawyer

If you get arrested by the police and taken down to the station, they may put you in a room and begin asking questions. This interrogation is an attempt to learn more about what was happening and to get you to talk to the police. However, many legal experts advise...

A closer look at plea bargains

In the world of criminal defense, plea bargains often come into play. A plea bargain is a negotiation between the prosecution and the defense that frequently leads to a positive resolution to your case. Accepting a plea bargain means you are willing to admit to...

How to prove mistaken identity in a criminal trial

A crime has been committed. A suspect is in custody, and it is you. But you did not do it. In other words, it is a mistaken identity situation.  It is not unheard of for an individual to be accused of, charged and convicted for a crime they did not commit. If you find...