Lower Salford Township Criminal Defense Lawyer
Facing criminal charges is a stressful time for both the accused and their loved ones. The criminal justice system is full of technical complexities and navigating it successfully requires years of training and dedication. To secure the best possible outcome in your criminal case it’s important to contact a Lower Salford Township criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible. Michael Fienman of Fienman Defense is a dedicated criminal defense lawyer who combines his legal experience and knowledge of the Lower Salford Township court system to skillfully and successfully represent his clients.
Fienman Defense staff is available at any of our four convenient locations and can also be reached by phone or email 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation. If you’re facing charges in Lower Salford Township in Montco it’s important not to wait to contact an experienced defense attorney. The sooner you call, the better your lawyer can represent your interests and the faster your case will likely be resolved.
Fienman Defense has represented criminal clients facing a range of charges from small traffic violations to serious felonies. Our caring staff has the experience and resources to represent your interests and guide you through the criminal justice system no matter what type of charge you are facing.
Burglary and Theft Crimes
Theft crimes happen all over the state and country, and Lower Salford Township is no exception. Residential burglaries have recently been on the rise, and a conviction for a theft crime like this can end in a lengthy jail sentence.
Burglary is unlawfully entering a structure with the intent to commit a crime once inside. Often, the intended crime is a theft crime. Burglary is generally a first degree felony punishable by up to twenty years in prison. The underlying theft crime can range from a summary offense to a serious felony depending on the value of the stolen property.
If you’ve been charged with burglary or a theft crime in conjunction with burglary it’s important to contact an experienced criminal defense lawyer right away. Even if no person was injured and the alleged intended crime (like theft) was unsuccessful, you may still be convicted of burglary. It is a serious charge and you need a knowledgeable Lower Salford Township defense attorney on your side in order to fight to reduce or dismiss it.
Other Felonies or Misdemeanors
There are many other possible criminal charges that one may face including drug offenses, domestic battery, sex offenses, and driving under the influence. Both misdemeanor and felony convictions can result in jail time and hefty fines. Importantly, a criminal conviction can follow you for years or even the rest of your life, limiting housing, schooling, and employment options.
Someone convicted of a misdemeanor can face between one and five years’ incarceration, and fines up to $10,000. Some misdemeanor convictions have mandatory minimum sentences. Felony convictions are even more serious and can end in 20 year prison sentences along with $25,000 fines. The most serious Pennsylvania felonies are punishable by life imprisonment.
Don’t risk the lifelong consequences of a criminal conviction, contact Fienman Defense at (610) 828-3338 where our attorneys are dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome in your case, fighting for your rights and your interests from the moment you contact us through the conclusion of any necessary appeal. We know the law and we know Lower Salford Township located in Montco, giving us the legal knowledge and local insight to build you the most effective defense possible.