Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney Serving Montana
When You Need A Criminal Defense Attorney, Trust Stevenson Law Office!
If you or a family member need a criminal defense attorney for a legal situation, you need someone that will get you results. Living in the state of Montana makes it tough for those who are accused of wrongdoing, and the accused are at more of a disadvantage than ever before. Prosecutors who are funded by the government, when combined with an unforgiving legal system can harm your future, freedom, and ability to function in society.
Our criminal defense attorneys handle a wide range of cases, and can help you achieve excellent results.
Having an experienced attorney, and early intervention into your legal situation makes your case and ultimately your life far more manageable. Call our office today for your free initial consultation.
Trust Our Experienced Criminal Defense Attorneys Serving Montana
If you've been charged with a criminal offense in the state of Montana, it's crucial that you get legal advice immediately. At Stevenson Law Office we have made criminal law our mission. Whether the charges include property, drugs, alcohol, assault, or something else - we offer representation on all types of felonies and misdemeanors.
Being involved in a criminal investigation is a serious matter that can completely disrupt your life, with long-term impacts affecting your career, your finances, and your personal freedom. You may feel stressed, scared, and uncertain. It's important to remember that, by law, you are innocent unless proven guilty. During this time, you need a powerful advocate on your side who will work vigorously to ensure your rights are protected.
A felony conviction in Montana is very serious crime that is punishable by prison . It becomes part of your permanent criminal record, which can affect your job, professional licenses, or applying for loans. Basic civil rights, such as voting, can also be forfeited with a felony conviction. On top of that, conviction subjects you to potentially paying exorbitant restitution and court fines.
Possession of Dangerous Drugs/Distribution
Drug crime charges range from simple possession of marijuana to possession of harder drugs, such as cocaine, methamphetamines, heroin, or unauthorized prescription drugs. A possession or distribution charge involving drugs can lead to life-altering consequences, depending on the case. Regardless of the type of drug, these charges are generally classified as felonies, which can result in hefty fines and lengthy jail time. First Offense Penalties for Illegal Possession of:
- Anabolic steroids---Fine of up to $500, up to 6 months in jail, or both
- Opiates---Fine of up to $50,000, at least 2 years in prison, or both
If you are convicted of a drug crime, your future is at stake. With such severe implications, we will work hard to tailor our approach to your individual needs and to bring legal attention to serious issues regarding your case, including: the nature of the drug possession, all circumstances surrounding your arrest, whether authorities had proper probable cause to search you, your vehicle or your home and if the search and seizure were performed legally. Exposing these weaknesses in the evidence against you can help you achieve the best possible outcome. We are dedicated to advocating for you.
Attempted Deliberate Homicide/Deliberate Homicide
If you are facing a deliberate homicide or attempted deliberate homicide charge in Montana, the penalties are severe. Not only can you be subjected to fines of up to $50,000, but the crimes each carry a potentially very lengthy prison sentence. A conviction will affect your life and freedom substantially. When your freedom is at risk, you need to contact an experienced and determined attorney as soon as possible.
With over a decade of criminal defense experience and a highly successful track record, we know how to effectively investigate, research, prepare for pretrial, and cross examine witnesses. Our courtroom experience enables us to exercise a variety of tactics in order to obtain superior results for you if your case proceeds to trial.
Case Results From Our Criminal Defense Attorneys Near Montana
State v. Len Ray Zito
State V. Johnny Shawn Charlo
If you're looking for reliable criminal defense attorneys serving the Montana area, contact us ASAP for legal advice that you won't find anywhere else. Stevenson Law Office has been serving Montana for over 12 years, and would love to help you when you need it most.
“Whenever a separation is made between Liberty and Justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.”Edmund Burke
Having the right lawyer from the start is essential for damage control.