When you have been arrested and charged with a misdemeanor or felony, you want an experienced and knowledgeable lawyer. You want someone who understands the laws and procedures in criminal prosecutions. The law provides certain basic protections to every citizen, including freedom from unreasonable searches and seizures. Often, in their zeal to prosecute, the government's lawyers either forget or ignore your rights. You want an attorney who will aggressively defend you, ensuring that the prosecutor plays by the rules. Felony crimes defended by Mike Russo include:
- Drug Crimes
- Sex Crimes
- Aggravated Assaults
- Domestic Violence
Attorney Mike Russo represents individuals who have been charged with misdemeanors or felonies under state or federal law. As a former prosecutor, Mike has extensive trial experience to defend your rights. Contact Mike Russo today for a free consultation to discuss your case.
In misdemeanor or felony cases, as with other criminal matters, charges can often be dismissed if the police or the prosecutor violated the rules of criminal procedure. Attorney Mike Russo has a comprehensive understanding of the protections provided to criminal defendants and will conduct a thorough review of the facts and circumstance surrounding the arrest to determine if procedures were properly followed.
Initially, he will ensure that the arresting officer had probable cause to search your home, vehicle or person. Next, he will verify that you were properly notified of your rights before you answered any questions. Additionally, he will determine whether all evidence was properly obtained, seeking the suppression of evidence or the dismissal of charges if irregularities are discovered. Contact attorney Mike Russo today for a free consultation.