Criminal Defense

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Preparatory Offense Crimes:

criminal attempt, criminal conspiracy, criminal solicitation.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Criminal Instruments, Interception of Wire or Oral Communication, and Installation of tracking Devices Crimes:

unlawful use of criminal instruments or mechanical security device, unlawful interception , use, or disclosure of wire, oral, or electronic communications, unlawful use of pen register or trap and trace device, unlawful access to stored communications, illegal divulgence of public communications, unlawful installation of tracking device.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Kidnapping, Unlawful Restraint, and Smuggling of Persons Crimes:

unlawful restraint, kidnapping, aggravated kidnapping, smuggling of persons, continuous smuggling of persons, operation of stash house.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Sexual Offenses Crimes:

continuous sexual abuse of young child or children, homosexual conduct, public lewdness, indecent exposure, bestiality, indecency with a child, improper relationship between educator and student, invasive visual recording, unlawful disclosure or promotion of intimate visual material, voyeurism, sexual coercion, unlawful electronic transmission of sexually explicit visual material.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Assaultive Offenses Crimes:

assault, sexual assault, indecent assault, aggravated assault, aggravated sexual assault, injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual, abandoning or endangering child, deadly conduct, terroristic threat, aiding suicide, tampering with consumer product, leaving a child in a vehicle, harassment by persons in certain facilities, harassment of public servant.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Offenses Against the Family Crimes:

bigamy, prohibited sexual conduct, interference with child custody, agreement to abduct from custody, enticing a child, criminal nonsupport, harboring runaway child, sale or purchase of child.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Arson, Criminal Mischief, and Other Property Damage or Destruction Crimes:

arson, criminal mischief, interference with railroad property, graffiti.

Felony Criminal Defense – Robbery Crimes:

robbery, aggravated robbery.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Burglary and Criminal Trespass Crimes:

burglary, burglary of coin-operated or coin collection machines, burglary of vehicles, criminal trespass, trespass by license holder with a concealed handgun, trespass by licensed holder with an openly carried handgun.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Theft Crimes:

theft, theft of service, theft of trade secrets, theft by check or similar sight order, unauthorized use of a vehicle, tampering with identification numbers, theft of or tampering with multichannel video or information services, manufacture, distribution or advertisement of multichannel video or information services device, sale or lease of multichannel video or information services device, possession, manufacture or distribution of certain instruments used to commit retail theft, organized retail theft, unauthorized acquisition or transfer or certain financial information, cargo theft, theft of petroleum product, mail theft.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Fraud Crimes:

forgery, criminal simulation, trademark counterfeiting, stealing or receiving stolen check or similar sight order, credit card or debit card abuse, fraudulent use or possession of credit card or debit card information, false statement to obtain property or credit or certain services, hindering secured creditors, fraudulent transfer of a motor vehicle, credit card transaction record laundering, issuance of bad check, commercial bribery, rigging publicly exhibited contest, illegal recruitment of an athlete, misapplication of fiduciary property or property of financial institution, securing execution of document by deception, fraudulent destruction, removal or concealment of writing, simulating legal process, refusal to execute release of fraudulent lien or claim, deceptive preparation and marketing of academic product, fraudulent use or possession of identifying information, fraudulent, substandard or fictitious degree, exploitation of child, elderly or disabled individual, fraudulent or fictitious military record, insurance fraud, healthcare fraud.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Computer Crimes:

breach of computer security, online solicitation of a minor, electronic access interference, electronic data tampering, unlawful decryption, tampering with direct recording electronic voting machine, online impersonation.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Telecommunication Crimes:

unauthorized use of telecommunication service, manufacture, possession or delivery of unlawful telecommunication device, theft of telecommunications service, publication of telecommunication access device, false caller identification information display.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Bribery and Corrupt Influence Crimes:

bribery, coercion of public servant or voter, improper influence, tampering with witness, obstruction or retaliation, acceptance of honorarium, gift to public servant by person subject to his jurisdiction, offering gift to public servant.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Perjury and Other Falsification Crimes:

perjury, aggravated perjury, false report to peace officer, federal special investigator, law enforcement employee, correction officer or jailer, false report regarding missing child or missing person, misrepresenting child as family member at port of entry, tampering with or fabricating physical evidence, tampering with governmental record, fraudulent filing of financial statement, impersonating public servant, false identification as peace officer, misrepresentation of property, record of a fraudulent court, false statement regarding child custody determination made in foreign country.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Obstructing Government Operation Crimes:

failure to identify, resisting arrest, search or transportation, evading arrest or detention, hindering apprehension or prosecution, escape, permitting or facilitating escape, implements for escape, bail jumping and failure to appear, prohibited substances and items in correctional or civil commitment facility, improper contact with victim, unauthorized absence from community correction facility, county correctional center or assignment site, contraband in correctional facility, barratry and solicitation of professional employment, falsely holding oneself out as a lawyer, unauthorized practice of law, hindering proceedings by disorderly conduct, taking or attempting to take weapon from peace officer, interference with public duties, interference with police service animals, interference with radio frequency licensed to governmental entity, preventing execution of civil process, failure to stop or report aggravated sexual assault of a child, failure to report felony, use of accident report information and other information for pecuniary gain, failure to provide notice and report death of resident of institution.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Abuse of Office Crimes:

abuse of official capacity, official oppression, violation of the civil rights of persons in custody, improper sexual activity with person in custody or under supervision, failure to report death of prisoner, misuse of official information, failure to comply with immigration detainer request.

Felony or Misdemeanor – Disorderly Conduct and Related Offenses Crimes:

disorderly conduct, riot, obstructing highway or other passageway, disrupting meeting or procession, funeral service disruptions, false alarm or report, silent or abusive calls to 911 service, interference with emergency request for assistance, harassment, stalking, disclosure of confidential information regarding family violence or victims of trafficking shelter center, abuse of corpse, cruelty to livestock animals, attack on assistance animal, cruelty to nonlivestock animals, dog fighting, cockfighting, destruction of flag, discharge of firearm in certain municipalities, use of laser pointers, illumination of aircraft by intense light.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Public Indecency Crimes:

prostitution, promotion of prostitution, online promotion of prostitution, aggregated promotion of prostitution, aggregated online promotion of prostitution, compelling prostitution, obscene display or distribution, obscenity, sale, distribution or display of harmful material to minor, sexual performance by a child, employment harmful to children, possession of promotion of child pornography, electronic transmission of certain visual material depicting minor, possession or promotion of lewd visual material depicting child.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Weapons Crimes:

unlawful carrying weapons, carrying weapons in prohibited place, unlawful carrying of handgun by licensed holder, unlawful possession of firearm, unlawful possession of metal or body armor by felon, prohibited weapons, unlawful transfer of certain weapons, hoax bombs, components of explosives, deadly weapon in penal institution, making firearm accessible to a child, firearms smuggling.

Felony or Misdemeanor Criminal Defense – Gambling Crimes:

gambling, gambling promotion, keeping a gambling place, communicating gambling information, possession of gambling device, equipment or paraphernalia.

Felony or Misdemeanor – Conduct Affecting Public Health Crimes:

smoking tobacco, prohibitions relating to certain cigarettes, prohibition of the purchase and sale of human organs, prohibition on purchase and sale of human fetal tissue, prohibition on purchase and sale of adult stem cells for certain investigational treatments.

Felony or Misdemeanor – Intoxication Offenses Crimes:

drunk driving – DWI, DUI, DWI with child passenger, flying while intoxicated, public intoxication, possession of alcoholic beverage in motor vehicle, boating while intoxicated, assembling or operating an amusement ride while intoxicated, intoxication assault.

Felony or Misdemeanor – drug offenses: possession of marijuana (marihuana); possession, manufacture or delivery of controlled substance – cocaine, methamphetamine, ecstasy, heroin

probation violations – Motion to Revoke, Motion to Adjudicate

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