Client charged with Felon in Possession of a firearm. Set for trial. On morning of trial, State dismissed the case due to our discovery of law enforcement mistakes and our presentation of a defense witness.
Client charged with felony DUI. Through vigorous investigation and negotiation, was able to get charge reduced to misdemeanor with probation.
During preparation for trial, discovered errors made by law enforcement. Reduced charge to Class A misdemeanor and client paid a small fine.
Worked with client to show State that this situation was completely out of character. Assisted client in getting into treatment. Client was able to get a diversion and keep any felony off of their record.
Our investigation revealed that the complaining witness did not want to pursue prosecution. Was able to convince State to conduct a preliminary hearing, where the witness did not appear. Case dismissed.
Represented client for over a year. Delayed revocation hearing to allow client to attend treatment. Client relapsed just before disposition hearing, while pregnant. Was able to convince court to allow client to enter inpatient treatment. Client successfully completed treatment and was continued on probation.
Client initially charged with two counts of Murder in the First Degree. Through investigation and negotiation, able to reduce charges to Voluntary Manslaughter and obtained a plea that client found acceptable.