Raymond, Mississippi Criminal Lawyers

Merrida (Buddy) Coxwell
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Free Consultation! Quality & Aggressive Advocacy for Criminal Defense Advocacy!

I provide quality and aggressive representation for those facing criminal charges. I will passionately fight for the best possible outcome! Visit my website for client reviews and results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Charles R. Mullins
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Free Consultation! Experienced and Skilled Criminal Defense Lawyer! Call Now!

I am passionate about providing exceptional legal representation and service. I will work tirelessly to protect your rights! Visit my website to see client testimonials and case results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Jay M. Kilpatrick
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Mississippi Criminal Law Attorney with 19 years experience

In May of 2016, Jay M. Kilpatrick joined the Kobs & Philley, PLLC team. Jay is a native of Mississippi; originally from Philadelphia, Mississippi. He joined the firm after 16 years with another larger firm in the... Read More »
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Devin Whitt
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Free Consultation! Aggressive and Experienced Criminal Attorney!

I am committed to aggressively advocating for the rights and interests of criminal defendants! I will fight your charges at every step of the process! Visit my website to see testimonials or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Merrida (Buddy) Coxwell
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 39 years experience
(877) 231-1600 500 N State St
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal, Civil Rights, DUI and Nursing Home
Mississippi College School of Law and University of Alabama School of Law
Merrida (Buddy) Coxwell was admitted to practice law in October 1980. From the day of admission forward Merrida has been a fierce, dedicated, and aggressive advocate for his clients. Over the past thirty-four (34) years he has handled some of the most complex and highly publicized criminal cases in Mississippi. For example, Merrida successfully defended the Mayor of Jackson, MS, when he was charged with four (4) felonies. He successfully defended a Miss. Supreme Court Judge, won two (2) not guilty verdicts in a row in federal drug cases, won a murder case that the local media called the murder...
Assma A. Ali
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 948-8005 120 N. Congress St.
Suite 200
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Family, Immigration and Traffic Tickets
Mississippi College School of Law
Jad Jamal Khalaf
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 288-6763 500 N. State Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal, Immigration, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Mississippi College School of Law
Jad Jamal Khalaf is co-founder and managing partner at Khalaf & Nguyen, PLLC law firm in the capital city of Jackson, Mississippi. Khalaf & Nguyen represents clients throughout the state of Mississippi and specializes in the areas of CAR WRECKS, 18 WHEELER ACCIDENTS, PERSONAL INJURY, CRIMINAL DEFENSE, and IMMIGRATION LAW. Attorney Khalaf advocates for his clients’ best interest. He understands the need to provide quality legal representation, treat clients with respect, and maintain legal integrity. The team at Khalaf & Nguyen law firm stands ready to provide one-on-one personal client service. Call: (601) ATTORNEY...
Francis Springer
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(601) 605-5004 213 S. Lamar Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Mississippi College School of Law
J. Matthew Eichelberger
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(601) 292-7940 308 E Pearl St
Suite 201
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Civil Rights, DUI and Immigration
University of Mississippi
Charles R. Mullins
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(877) 231-1600 500 N State St
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal, Consumer, DUI and Nursing Home
Mississippi College School of Law
Kevin Camp
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(888) 775-5868 1764 Lelia Drive
Jackson, MS 39216
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
Mississippi College School of Law
Anders Ferrington
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(601) 316-8428 419. S. State Suite 101 A
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Anders Ferrington PLLC is a firm that practices civil and criminal law in Jackson, Mississippi. We accept in cases such as criminal defense, serious bodily injury, automobile accidents, products liability, worker's compensation, In addition to the personal injury work, the firm accepts cases in family law, intellectual property, and criminal defense. Recently, the founder Anders Ferrington was recognized as an expert in a federal trademark case.
Mr. Thomas P. Welch Jr.
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(601) 944-9200 419 South State Street
Suite B 102
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
University of Mississippi
I am a 1999 graduate of the University of Mississippi with degrees in English and History. I earned my Juris Doctorate from the University of Mississippi Law School in 2002 and was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in September of 2002. I was admitted to the United States District Courts of both the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi as well as the United States 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in 2002 as well. I was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 2008. EXPERIENCE I have been practicing law since 2002 focusing mainly in the field of criminal...
Amanda Lingold Spencer
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Florence, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(601) 845-5050 115 E. Main Street
P. O. Box 937
Florence, MS 39073
Criminal, Divorce, Family and Traffic Tickets
Mississippi College School of Law
Marshall J Goff
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
(601) 948-8005 120 N. Congress Street
Suite 200
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Appeals and Immigration
Mississippi College School of Law
Philip Hearn
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(601) 720-3541 1510 N. State Street Suite 301
Jackson, MS 39296
Free ConsultationCriminal, Employment and Personal Injury
University of Mississippi
Damon Stevenson
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(769) 251-0207 1253 Valley Street
Jackson, MS 39203
Criminal, Family, Insurance Claims and Juvenile
Mississippi College School of Law
Andrew Sorrentino
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 3 years experience
(601) 695-7765 106 South President Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, DUI and Family
Mississippi College School of Law
Christopher Weldy
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(601) 624-7460 P.O. Box 55408
Jackson, MS 39296
Criminal, Construction, DUI and Personal Injury
Mississippi College School of Law
Cody W. Gibson
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(601) 948-9840 405 Tombigbee St.
Jackson, MS 39201
Free ConsultationCriminal, Antitrust, Consumer and DUI
Mississippi College
Timothy Kevin Byrne
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Clinton, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 925-9482 604 Highway 80 W
Clinton, MS 39056
Criminal
Mississippi College School of Law
Curt Crowley
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 944-1984 964 North Jefferson Street
Jackson, MS 39202
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
Michael Malouf Jr
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 948-4320 501 E Capitol St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Mark Hutchison
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 366-8911 1675 Lakeland Dr Ste 205
Jackson, MS 39216
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Damon R. Stevenson
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(769) 251-0207 1253 Valley Street
Jackson, MS 39203
Criminal
Earnestine Alexander
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Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 366-6599 5295 Galaxie Drive, E1
Jackson, MS 39174
Criminal, Appeals, Civil Rights and DUI
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(601) 292-7940 775 N Congress St
Jackson, MS 39202
Criminal, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Construction
The University of Mississippi School of Law
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 355-7444 610 North St
Jackson, MS 39202
Criminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Byram, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 373-1088 7112 S Siwell Rd
Byram, MS 39272
Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 359-1113 450 High St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal and DUI
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 355-7444 610 North St
Jackson, MS 39202
Criminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 354-7878 125 S Congress St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, IP and Personal Injury
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 355-6277 401 E Capitol St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 355-9895 2311 W Capitol St
Jackson, MS 39209
Criminal, DUI and Military
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 981-1211 3716 Livingston Rd
Jackson, MS 39213
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(601) 454-8794 PO Box 4781
Jackson, MS 39296
Criminal, Antitrust, Appeals and Business
Mississippi College School of Law
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 355-7773 121 N State St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Collections, DUI and Environmental
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 592-9937 188 E Capitol St
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(601) 622-6055 PO Box 668
Jackson, MS 39205
Criminal, Juvenile and Real Estate
Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
(601) 717-3334 26 Crossings South
Jackson, MS 39211
Criminal
Mississippi College School of Law
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 944-1984 964 North Jefferson Street
Jackson, MS 39202
Criminal, Animal, DUI and Personal Injury
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Lawyer
(601) 914-2741 413 S President St Ste 112
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney with 3 years experience
(601) 487-9340 190 E Capitol St
Ste 460
Jackson, MS 39201
Criminal, Bankruptcy, Consumer and Estate Planning
Florida International University College of Law
Jackson, MS Criminal Law Attorney
(601) 969-0802 767 N Congress St
Jackson, MS 39202
Criminal, Civil Rights, DUI and Employment
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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.