A Former Prosecutor Defending Clients in Wyoming and South Dakota
If you have been charged with a sex crime, it could change your entire life. The criminal consequences and effects on your lifestyle can be overwhelming. You need a skilled and experienced sex crimes defense attorney to help you understand the process, your options, and the effects of any conviction.
Defending against sex crime charges requires skill and expertise. You need a lawyer who will take the time to develop the strengths of your case and all the possible defenses. Our founder, Attorney Christina L. Williams has been in the courtroom, handling all types of criminal charges for 15 years. As a former prosecutor, she knows how police investigate sex crimes cases and understands the vulnerabilities built in to any sex-based prosecution. Our team will provide a realistic assessment of your case and your chances at trial.
Our well-trained criminal defense team will work with you no matter what kind of sex crime you have been charged with, including:
We will take the time to understand all the circumstances of your case. From when you Schedule Your Personalized Case Review and Strategy Session, all the way through to the final hearing, our experienced attorney and skilled support staff will fight to protect your rights and get you a fair result.
Sexual assault and other sex crimes have some of the most severe consequences outside of court. In addition to jail time, probation conditions, and fines and costs, people convicted of sex crimes often are required to register as sex offenders.
Because the Wyoming sex offender registry is publicly accessible, a sex crime conviction is particularly likely to affect your reputation at work and in your neighborhood. It places restrictions on where you live and what you can do, on top of the normal limitations that come with any felony conviction. Before you make a decision between a plea agreement and taking the matter to trial, our team will work to make you understand all the potential consequences.
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Police will interview the alleged victims and witnesses, investigating physical evidence, and reaching their conclusions. They will often pressure you to come in for an interview or a polygraph test before they submit the case to a prosecutor. They can play on your vulnerabilities and desire to protect yourself and your family to try and get you to make a statement or consent to a search.
These pre-charge investigations can devastate your legal defenses. Whenever there is the possibility of sex-based charges, you need an experienced attorney to step in. It is never too early to speak to a lawyer. If you are under investigation for a sex crime, our team will do the work to shield you from the police and protect your rights.
If you have been charged with a sex crime, do not wait to contact a lawyer. The sooner you get an experienced attorney on your team, the stronger your defense will be. The first step is to schedule your personalized case review and strategy session with our dedicated client care specialist. Call our Gillette, Wyoming office at 307-686-6556, or contact us online to get started. We accept all major credit cards. Spanish translation services are available upon request.
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