4 Reasons to Work with a Fresno Criminal Lawyer

Jun 07, 2017

Being charged with a crime is never a good thing. Whether you are guilty or not, it's important to know what to do. Rather than stumbling through the legal proceedings, it's best to look to a criminal lawyer for help.
Get Assistance
You might be in jail awaiting a hearing. You might also have a loved one who was just hauled off in a police car. Whatever the situation, you need assistance - and this means working with a lawyer.
Learn the Various Steps
California courts have specific steps that need to be followed. It's important that you know what they are so you're never surprised.
Build a Case
A case will be built to provide you with a defense. Whether you take a plea bargain or it goes in front of a jury, it's important that you have someone who is on your side every step of the way.
Defend Yourself
It's a good idea to defend yourself with a lawyer who is familiar with assault. Otherwise, you will get a lawyer assigned to you by the courts. This is someone who might not have the time to dedicate to your case.
Unfortunately, crimes continue to be a problem within Fresno and the surrounding areas. However, there is typically only a few cases per thousand people. This means that it's not as common as in some other parts of the state or the country.
If you're being charged with assault and/or battery, it's important to know how an assault lawyer will help.
Learn more about what to do next by calling the Mitchell Law Group today.


Category: Criminal Cases

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Michael Mitchell is a Fresno attorney who practices in the areas of DUI, personal injury & criminal law. Visit his Google+ profile.