Michigan criminal defense attorney
Category: Criminal Law

Incompetent to Stand Trial: What It Means

As rare as it is for a defense team to use an insanity defense for their client, it’s even rarer for a defendant to be found incompetent to stand trial. However, does happen. When it happens, it’s a very different

Insanity Defense in Michigan: It’s Not What You Think

Jason Dalton considered using the insanity defense. Dalton is the Uber driver accused of killing six people in a shooting spree in West Michigan in 2016. He surprised his defense attorney Eusebio Solis by pleading guilty to all counts of

Post-Conviction Appeal After a Plea Deal

Is a post-conviction appeal possible? Can a defendant challenge a conviction after they have received a guilty verdict?

Juvenile Defense Attorney: How to Navigate the Juvenile Justice System

If you are the guardian, parent or loved-one of a teenager who has been arrested and charged with a crime, it can be a scary and overwhelming experience. Juvenile arrests are an overwhelming experience especially for those who have no

Top 10 Michigan Criminal Attorney Articles From 2018

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Pros and Cons of Accepting a Plea Bargain

Gavel depicting plea bargain

Are you or is a loved one facing criminal charges? Have you received a plea deal from the prosecutor which you feel pressured to accept? If so, you are experiencing what 90% of people who face criminal charges experience. Only

Top 4 Benefits of Hiring an Experienced Criminal Attorney Immediately

There are many reasons someone who is charged with a criminal offense may choose not to hire a criminal attorney. If you are currently being accused of a crime, or you are afraid you may be charged, you are probably

How Your Sexual History Could Impact Your Charges

Is it possible that your sexual history can influence your charges in a court of law?

American Prison Conditions – The Harsh Reality

We may not think about American prison conditions until a loved one is facing criminal charges. The harsh reality behind prison walls is enough to cause nightmares.

Brady Violation: What You Need to Know

Are all prosecutors bad people, bent on putting people behind bars, regardless of whether they did the crimes for which they are accused? Of course not. The best thing prosecuting attorneys do is advocate for the rights of victims and