Federal crimes are those crimes that are in direct violation of federal law, as opposed to state or county law. In the event that you have been charged with a federal crime, you could be facing extremely severe penalties. It is strongly recommended that you contact a Columbus criminal defense lawyer who can defend you in a court of law and increase your chances of reaching a successful conclusion to your case.
A person can be charged with a federal crime in one of two different ways:
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The penalties for such crimes can be steep, and include fines, probation, property forfeiture, restitution to victims, and lengthy prison sentences. A person charged with a federal crime can be tried in both state and federal courts without invoking the double jeopardy law and possibly receive penalties at both levels.
The Meranda Law Firm LTD is dedicated to providing personal and affordable legal representation to individuals throughout Columbus who have been charged with a crime. Our attorney team is well versed in criminal law, and we are able to represent clients in cases that include all manner of federal offenses, including drug crimes. Contact our offices right away if you are in need of legal help. Both Zachuary Meranda and Edward Itayim were selected to the 2014-2015 Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ lists. We will do our utmost to secure a possible resolution in your federal case that sees you fully acquitted of the charges against you.
Contact a Columbus federal crime lawyer if you have been arrested and need aggressive defense.