Independence Criminal Defense Lawyer
If you’ve been charged with a crime in Independence, you could be facing jail, fines, loss of professional licensing, suspension of your driving privileges, and a potentially life-changing criminal record. The state of Missouri has some of the toughest criminal penalties in the country, and prosecutors are constant under pressure to demonstrate high conviction rates. Whether you’ve been arrested for a misdemeanor, a felony, or a traffic-related crime, like DUI, you need to take your charges seriously.
The attorneys at the KC Defense Counsel are seasoned veterans who know the ins and outs of the local courts around jurisdictions, like Independence We can review your criminal charges and the prosecutorial case against you. After we’ve made a full assessment of the prosecutorial case and have performed our own investigation into the facts, we can make a recommendation as to whether we should negotiate a plea on your behalf or fight for your rights in a Independence court. Contact us today to defend your rights and your freedom.
Just because you’ve been arrested for a crime in Independence doesn’t mean that the state of Missouri has enough evidence against you to win a conviction. In criminal cases, the burden of proof is on the prosecution. A good criminal defense lawyer can examine the prosecutorial case against you and determine whether there were any errors in the arrest or the investigation that could lead to a dismissal or reduction in charges. Did the police violate your Fourth Amendment rights when they searched you, your vehicle, or your residence? Were you asked to answer questions without first being read your rights? Did the officer have a legal right to stop you. All of these factors and many more can have a direct bearing on your case.
Contact one of the Independence criminal defense attorneys at KC Defense Counsel to begin building your criminal defense.
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