Savannah Sex Crime Attorney
Sex Crime Defense:
Sex crimes carry a serious stigma in our society, so much so that careers and lives have been ruined by just a rumor that a sex offense has been committed. Allegations of illegal sexual activity are often investigated before an arrest is made. Many people are under the impression that the important legal defense work begins with a trial or after an arrest. Factually some of the most telling and intensive work is done while a case is still in the investigation stage. These are the cases you never hear about because due to fast action on the part of a Savannah criminal defense attorney in bringing new information to light in the case, charges are never brought and the investigation is dropped.
Sex Crime Lawyer in Savannah
In matters of sexual offenses, investigators often overlook facts which cast doubt on the authenticity of the accusation or which would prove the accused to be innocent of the allegations. Because of the scandal and devastation caused by a these accusations a skilled sex crime defense lawyer must be a skilled investigator, examine the facts of the case, and bring new information to the attention of law enforcement agents. The penalties for sex crimes in the state of Georgia are so severe that some offenses can result in a life sentence. The term sex crime includes:
- Child pornography
- Child molestation
- Indecent exposure
- Internet sex offenses
- Sexual battery
The legal team at the firm has many years of experience in helping clients withstand the pressure of criminal allegations and prosecution and understands that this is one of the most difficult times of your life. You can be assured that your legal counsel is fully aware of how vital an effective defense is in your case and will do everything possible to fight back and protect your rights and interests . Cris Schneider is an experienced criminal defense lawyer with a background as a criminal prosecutor, which greatly assists in strategizing for your defense.
Have you been accused of a sexual offense? Contact a Savannah sex crime defense lawyer at the firm who can help you.