The only sure way to get a free criminal lawyers defense is when a criminal defendant notifies the court that he or she cannot afford legal counsel, and the court then appoint a public defender to handle the case, usually at taxpayer's cost.
Public defenders are licensed attorneys appointed by the court in criminal cases to represent defendants who cannot afford to pay for legal assistance. The public defender may be funded by government agencies, non-profit agencies, grants, charitable donations or other non-public sources.
Being charged or convicted with a crime will have a demaging long-term impact in your life:
Fine and jail sentence
Separation from family and loved ones
Lose a job and/or professional license
Driver's license suspension (DUI)
Make hard to find work due to criminal record shown in background checks
Deportation or denial of citizenship (if not a US citizen)
Registration requirements (sex offender)
Other punishments and penalties:
If a criminal defendant lies about his or her ability to pay for legal representation he/she may be charged with a crime, which could be punished by a fine or imprisonment, such as making false representations to authorities.
For the best possible defense, hire an attorney who will:
Assess the merits of your case
Inspire trust and confidence
Familiar with court procedures
No obligation case evaluation
Thirty to sixty minutes interview
Able to get charges reduced, or even dismissed
Review technical aspects of how evidence was collected
Protect the defendant’s rights
Available 24 hours/day, 7 days/week
Set up a free initial personal consultation with a defense lawyer who will effectively evaluate your criminal defense case and provide all the information concerning your legal rights and options.
Experienced free criminal lawyers can help review paperwork, sufficiency of evidence, punishment options, potential defenses, and ensures that the rights of the accused are protected through the legal process.
Theft, Armed Robery, Weapons Possession/Charges, Drug Possession, Trafficking, DUI/DWI.
Homicide, Murder, Manslaughter.
Rape, Sexual Assault, Child Pornography/Molestation, Lewdness, Indecent Exposure, Assault and Battery, Juvenile Cases.
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