Criminal LawWhen you're faced with criminal charges or an arrest, it's only natural to feel scared and alone. If you've recently been charged with a crime, calm your fears and give yourself defense options by turning to the assistance of a criminal defense law attorney at Lockie & Macfarlan Attorneys at Law.
Our criminal defense lawyers can handle all types of criminal law cases, including:
- Drunk Driving Law (DUI Law & DWI Law)
- Drug Law
- Marijuana Law
- Burglary Law
- Expungement Law
- Felony Law
- Gun Law
- Misdemeanor Law
- Petty Theft Law
- Probation Violation Law
- Robbery Law
- Shoplifting Law
- Theft Law
- Warrant Law
Whether you're facing a traffic infraction at the state level or have been arrested for a federal crime, we are prepared to litigate your case. During your legal proceedings, our attorneys will serve as your advocates and offer you ongoing support. We will fight so that you receive a fair trial, challenge any evidence that is illegally obtained, and make certain that your defense is presented as strongly as possible. Additionally, our legal team will:
- Carefully investigate your case to uncover evidence
- Interview all parties involved, including police
- Bring in witnesses, when appropriate, to testify on your behalf
- Present you with defense options to help you combat your charges
- Negotiate with prosecutors to have your charges or sentence reduced, if possible
To learn more about our criminal law services and the types of cases we handle, contact our law office today to set up an initial case evaluation.
Driving under the influence (DUI, also sometimes called DWI or OUI) is one of the most commonly committed crimes in the United States. Unfortunately, because this crime is so common, many people make the mistake of taking their DUI arrests lightly instead of seeking appropriate legal representation. If you’ve been charged with DUI, your first step should be to discuss your charges with a DUI lawyer at Lockie & Macfarlan Attorneys at Law.
At Lockie & Macfarlan Attorneys at Law, we understand that sometimes good people make mistakes. However, if you’re convicted of DUI, you could end up facing tough penalties such as: jail time, loss of driving privileges, fines, or community service. Additionally, your insurance rates can be increased and you may even be shut out from some job opportunities due to your conviction.
With the stakes being so high, it’s a wise idea to enlist the help of an attorney who handles DUI cases. A lawyer from our team can help you:
- Understand your charges
- Become aware of your rights under the law
- Identify illegal police actions (such as failure to read Miranda Rights)
- Determine which defenses apply to your case
Whether this is your only DUI charge or your third, an attorney at our law firm can provide the support, advice, and representation you need to fight your DUI charge. Contact us today—your future depends on it.
Many drug-related crimes carry extremely heavy jail sentences and fines. If you are ever convicted of a drug crime, that conviction will stay on your record for the rest of your life and could affect your ability to get a job, a loan, or even an apartment.
For this reason, any time you are facing drug crime charges or have been arrested for drug offenses, it is important that you take the time to consult with a drug crime defense lawyer who can give you a better understanding of the charges you are facing, your constitutional rights, and you legal options.
If you’ve been charged with a drug offense, contactLockie & Macfarlan Attorneys at Lawto discuss your case with an understanding defense attorney. Depending on the circumstances of your situation, a lawyer from our firm may be able to help you obtain a favorable plea deal, help you prove your innocence, or even get the charges against you dropped completely. The key is to act quickly, so call