Fairfax Violent Crimes Lawyer
Defending Clients Facing Violent Crime Charges in VirginiaIn Virginia, as in most states, the most severe criminal offenses are classified as violent crimes. Law enforcement officials and prosecutors diligently pursue convictions in these cases. Hiring a seasoned criminal defense attorney can improve your chances of obtaining a favorable outcome if you are accused of an offense.
Our lawyer provides defense for a variety of violent crimes, including:
- Weapons offenses
- Malicious wounding
- Armed robbery
- Rape and sexual assault
- Gang crimes
While these charges are extremely serious, there are always two sides to any situation. Your side of the story deserves to be heard. When you need a strong legal advocate, our Fairfax violent crimes lawyer is here to help by preparing a solid defense for your case, working hard to ensure that your Constitutional rights are protected, and help you navigate the process.
Are you facing a violent crime charge in Virginia? Call The Law Office of Ann Thayer, PLLC today at (703) 940-0001 or contact us online to schedule a meeting with our violent crimes attorney in Fairfax!
What are the Penalties For Violent Crimes in Virginia?
Violent crimes carry the most severe punishments. Depending on the charges, you could face:
- Fines of up to $100,00
- Many years of incarceration
- The possibility of the death penalty
Some charges carry additional legal requirements, such as registering as a sex offender for rape or other sex crimes convictions.
A conviction for a violent crime, even an offense that does not carry a life sentence, will affect you for the rest of your life. You may be unable to get a job, go to college, obtain or renew a professional license, and/or find a place to live. Additionally, your personal and professional reputations will be damaged, and relationships may be ruined.
Contact Our Violent Crimes Attorney Today
Violent crimes are the most serious felonies that carry severe conviction penalties. If you are accused of committing such an offense, the first thing to do is to get in touch with a skilled criminal defense attorney with experience providing effective representation in these types of cases. Our Fairfax violent crimes attorney at The Law Office of Ann Thayer, PLLC, is knowledgeable of current laws and fights to protect defendants' rights at every phase of the legal process.
Do not make the mistake of giving a statement or answering questions without first consulting with an experienced criminal defense attorney. The police are interested in building a case against you. It is almost never in your best interest to make their job easier. Exercise your Constitutional rights to remain silent and to legal representation.
Our violent crimes attorney has extensive knowledge of Virginia criminal law and works to develop the most effective strategy. We will take the time to get to know your case, conduct our investigation, and consult with experts to build a solid defense.
Contact The Law Office of Ann Thayer, PLLC, today to schedule a FREE consultation with our violent crimes lawyer in Fairfax!