Violent crimes are some of the most serious charges a person can face. Because keeping citizens safe is one of the most important jobs of the criminal justice system, it will punish those who are accused of bringing harm to another person. Depending on how seriously a person was injured and depending on the circumstance involved, a suspect can face some of the most serious charges possible with a violent crime, including the death penalty. These crimes require a St. Louis criminal defense attorney with experience handling these serious charges in order to get the best outcome possible for your particular case.
Richard R. Lozano has experience defending clients from the most serious of violent crimes.
These crimes are especially serious because a single criminal incident can often result in multiple felony charges. For instance, if a person is accused of using a gun during a robbery, they may face multiple felonies including robbery, armed criminal action, assault, and perhaps even a weapons charge. Suddenly, from a single transgression, a person could be facing many years in prison. It is important to find a St. Louis criminal defense lawyer who will fight all the felony charges you may face and has a track record of success doing so. While previous successes cannot guarantee future success, it does show than attorney is able to provide the competent representation you deserve during these difficult times.
Proving a violent criminal charge requires the prosecution to prove many different aspects of a particular crime. An experienced St. Louis criminal defense attorney will understand how to analyze a particular charge and find any weaknesses the prosecution’s case may have. If reasonable doubt can be created in a jury’s mind, they will have no choice but to come back with a Not Guilty verdict. A knowledgeable defense lawyer will work to identify the best defense theory possible, giving you the best chance possible at beating these serious charges.
St. Louis criminal defense attorney Richard R. Lozano has been handling cases involving violent crimes since 1994. He puts this experience to work for you, aggressively fighting any and all criminal charges you may face. He has helped clients in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, Jefferson County, St. Charles County, and Franklin County facing serious felony charges and has worked to get them the best possible outcomes for their respective cases.