Criminal Defense

5 Defenses to Allegations of Domestic Violence in Pennsylvania

By |2020-09-05T06:21:35+00:00September 1st, 2020|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , |

As we recently discussed, we have seen a sharp rise in allegations of domestic violence during the COVID-19 pandemic. In [...]

Charged with a Violent Crime in Philadelphia? Here’s What You Need to Know

By |2020-08-04T00:49:35+00:00August 1st, 2020|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: |

Violent crimes such as assault, manslaughter, and murder are among the most heavily prosecuted crimes in Pennsylvania. If you have [...]

What are Your Constitutional Rights as a Criminal Defendant in Pennsylvania?

By |2020-05-18T11:43:18+00:00May 1st, 2020|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: |

As a defendant in Pennsylvania’s criminal justice system, you are protected by rights afforded in the U.S. Constitution. Although the [...]

Criminal Law & Prison Release During Coronavirus

By |2020-04-16T14:57:20+00:00March 24th, 2020|Categories: Bail, Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Criminal Justice in the Age of COVID-19 As the days pass, the news becomes more ominous about the coronavirus pandemic [...]

True or False? Fighting Criminal Charges in Pennsylvania

By |2020-05-02T07:00:03+00:00February 1st, 2020|Categories: Criminal Defense, Criminal Law|Tags: , |

If you are facing criminal charges in Pennsylvania, making smart decisions is going to be one of the keys to [...]

12 Key Facts that Could Determine the Outcome of Your Pennsylvania Criminal Case

By |2019-09-16T10:12:36+00:00September 1st, 2019|Categories: Criminal Defense, Criminal Law|

In a criminal case, the prosecution must prove the defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. The government’s attorneys must present [...]

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in Philadelphia, PA

By |2019-09-07T11:45:03+00:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses, Drug Possession Charges|Tags: , , |

Unlike some other states, possession of drug paraphernalia is a crime in Pennsylvania. A single possession charge carries the potential [...]

Understanding Pennsylvania’s Drug Possession Laws

By |2020-02-25T11:41:56+00:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses|Tags: , , , |

Pennsylvania’s drug possession laws are often difficult to navigate. Whether you’re in possession of illegal substances or drug paraphernalia, you [...]

Things to Know About Criminal Law in Pennsylvania – Criminal Law Attorney

By |2020-06-23T08:46:31+00:00August 4th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Defense, Criminal Law|Tags: , , , , |

If you have questions about math homework, you would not consult a literature teacher just as you would not consult [...]

Fighting Fire – Defending Yourself Against an Arson Accusation in Pennsylvania

By |2019-05-06T17:51:08+00:00May 11th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

By definition, arson is “the willful and malicious burning or charring of property.” While most arson involves setting fire to [...]

What Types of Criminal Background Searches Are Used in Pennsylvania?

By |2019-09-07T12:39:11+00:00April 25th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , |

As a criminal defense attorney, located in Philadelphia, Pensylvania, I have seen in recent history, the United States has witnessed [...]