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Defense Of Violent Crimes And Investigations

Cases involving violent crimes always turn on a complicated set of facts and evidentiary support. If you are under investigation, it is important to know that the prosecution has been building a case against you even before your arrest. Now is the time to protect your rights and begin building your defense. At Law Offices of P.A. Hotchkiss & Associates, our attorneys are experienced in the investigation and aggressive defense of criminal cases involving violent crimes. If you are facing criminal charges, we have the experience, tenacity and strategy to protect your rights.

Strategic Investigations In Violent Crimes Cases

Cases involving violent crimes will usually depend on the report of the victim, witness statements and possible evidence collected from surveillance videos or other physical evidence. The facts of a violent crime case are usually complex and often involve a prior altercation, a relationship between the defendant and victim or self-defense. We will aggressively pursue an investigation to collect all necessary evidence and consider every line of defense on your behalf.

We are experienced in defending violent crimes, including:

  • Armed robbery
  • Homicide
  • Domestic violence
  • Assault and battery
  • Rape and sexual assault
  • Weapons offenses

Trusted Criminal Defense Advocates To Protect Your Rights

Our criminal defense team knows the potential consequences confronting you. Upon conviction, you could face years in prison, fines and a lasting criminal record. Even if you are not convicted, a criminal investigation could adversely affect your reputation and your family. We know how to handle criminal defense investigations to best protect your rights and secure an optimal outcome in your case. At every stage, we will remain aware of your individual concerns and be available to answer any questions that you may have.

For more information, please call 301-932-7700 to arrange a free consultation with a lawyer at our Waldorf office. Credit cards accepted.