Experienced Criminal Defense

When you have been arrested then you need to hire an experienced criminal defense lawyer who can provide the best legal defense for a violent crime.

Experienced Criminal Defense from a Former Prosecutor

The police are doing their job, they are looking for the evidence needed to convict you of a crime, and it is legal for the police to lie to you during the course of their investigation.  Always remember, the police will use anything that you say against you when it comes to prosecuting you for a crime, PLEASE use your right to REMAIN SILENT.

Standard Punishment Range by Class and Degree of Charge



Jail/Prison Time

Capital Felony


Life without Parole, or Death

First Degree Felony


5 years to 99 years, or Life with Parole

Second Degree Felony


2 years to 20 years

Third Degree Felony


2 years to 10 years

State Jail Felony


180 days to 2 years

Class A Misdemeanor


1 day to 1 year

Class B Misdemeanor


1 day to 180 days

Class C Misdemeanor