If you’ve been charged with a crime, you know there’s a lot riding on the outcome of your case. Criminal convictions can carry some substantial penalties, from heavy fines to probation to jail time, which means your very freedom could be at stake. Any type of criminal conviction – even a seemingly “minor” misdemeanor – can have a long-term impact on your life. With a criminal charge on your record, it can be much more difficult to find a place to live or to get a job – in fact, you may be completely excluded from some types of work.
The Importance of a Skilled Criminal Defense Attorney
When you have an experienced criminal defense attorney working for you, you can feel confident your rights will be protected every step of the way. Often, a skilled criminal defense lawyer will be able to have charges reduced or even “thrown out” before a case ever reaches court. The key to the best outcome is to work with a lawyer right from the start – one who understands the legal system as it applies to your case and who has the resources and the dedication to ensure your voice is heard.
Get the legal representation you need – and deserve.
At the Law Firm of Sean McGuern, we work closely with clients from National Harbor, Washington, D.C., and throughout Prince George & Montgomery Counties, MD, gathering evidence and building strong cases that support and protect our clients’ rights. To find out how we can help you, contact our office and schedule a consultation today.