Have you been accused of a crime? If so, you are most certainly facing a trying time that can be stressful and hard on you and your family. As investigations begin and your life takes a dramatic change you may be feeling vulnerable, alone, and scared.
It is important that you stay ahead of the game and fight the accusations as much as possible. If charges have already been filed it is even more important to be aggressive in your fight against the charges. It will be beneficial that you to get the help of a skilled Virginia criminal law attorney.
If charges have already been filed an attorney will help by:
- Evaluating Evidence – If charges have been filed, the first thing your attorney will do is evaluate the evidence to determine if the prosecutors will be able to prove a case. An experienced attorney will know how to obtain credible witnesses and evidence to support your side.
- Plea Bargain – If after reviewing the evidence and if persuading prosecutors to drop charges fails, another option is to plea bargain.
- Trial – Your attorney will determine whether it will be more beneficial to accept a plea bargain or to go to trial. Before this is done the attorney will evaluate the chances for a successful trial.
If charges have already been filed against you, it is important to know that an experienced Norfolk criminal law attorney at Tavss Fletcher can still help. To discuss your legal options in a free case evaluation call 757-625-1214 today.