Criminal Law

When a person is charged with a crime, hiring an experienced attorney at the earliest possible point is the best choice. Reaching the best outcome requires creating a road map to success. There are many avenues for disposition. A trial is just one option, among many.



Over the years, I’ve encountered many of the same questions from clients and their families. Here are the answers to these questions.

Criminal Trials and Procedure

Bond and Violent Crimes

Truancy Court and Parental Responsibility

Plea Offers

Plea Negotiations


Grand Jury: Just a Step in the Process

Court Order Rehabilitation-Pretrial

Choosing a Jury Trial

Jury Trial

Picking a Jury

Legal Definitions: Hearsay

Legal Definition: Drug Distribution

Mistrial – Hung Jury

Conditions of Probation