Lemmon Valley, Nevada Criminal Lawyers
20+ years experience in criminal defense. Licensed in NV, CA. Free consultation!
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Las Vegas, NV 89146
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
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Darren has spent his career developing his legal skills and knowledge of the law and has handled thousands of cases...
Tony started work with his father, David Abbatangelo. David had been a member of the Nevada State Bar since the 1960’s. The primary focus was Criminal Law, Personal Injury, and Family Law.
Tony has been a member of various State Bar, Judicial Committees and Civic Organizations during the last twenty-five (25) years as a member of the State Bar. Tony...
During my college years...
Las Vegas, NV 89104
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.
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