Criminal Defense Attorney in Philadelphia

Things to Know About Criminal Law in Pennsylvania

By |2018-10-18T15:52:41+00:00September 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 [...]

What is Considered Drug Conspiracy in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-05-24T11:47:10+00:00February 18th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses|Tags: , , , , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I am often asked about drug conspiracy and its accompanying charges. [...]

What is the Accelerated Rehabilitation Disposition Program and How Can it Help with a DUI in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-05-24T11:57:19+00:00December 18th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, DUI|Tags: , , |

As a criminal defense attorney, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I know that as the holiday season approaches, law enforcement agencies [...]

What is the Crime of Capital Murder and Its Consequences in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-11T06:02:14+00:00September 6th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Homicide|Tags: , , |

As a criminal defense attorney, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I have worked with clients who have been charged with capital [...]

When Can a Minor Be Tried as an Adult in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T05:55:44+00:00May 28th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Juvenile Offenses|Tags: , , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I have experience providing counsel to parents whose child has been [...]

Pennsylvania Statutes on Marijuana

By |2018-01-16T11:12:00+00:00February 16th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses, DUI|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I have defended those who have been accused of marijuana possession. Possession of marijuana [...]

What Should I Do if I Am Arrested in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T06:00:35+00:00February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I know that most of our encounters with law enforcement are relatively benign, a [...]

Can I Refuse a Police Search If Detained By Police in Philadelphia?

By |2018-06-07T06:02:38+00:00January 30th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, people ask me questions about whether they can refuse a police search during [...]

Burglary Charges in Philadelphia

By |2018-01-16T12:52:39+00:00April 21st, 2016|Categories: Burglary|Tags: , , , , , , |

The crime of burglary in Pennsylvania is a serious offense. It is not something that an accused person should deal [...]

Client Acquitted of Pointing Gun at Officers

By |2018-01-16T13:15:27+00:00February 14th, 2016|Categories: Success Stories|Tags: , , , , , |

I have been a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia since 2005. I was a prosecutor for four years beginning in [...]

Assault in Philadelphia – FAQs

By |2018-06-09T13:36:31+00:00August 28th, 2015|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

What’s the difference between aggravated assault and simple assault? Under Pennsylvania law, a person commits a simple assault when he [...]

Motion to Suppress: A Criminal Attorney’s Best Weapon

By |2018-01-17T14:13:02+00:00June 25th, 2014|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , , |

Motion to Suppress: A Criminal Defense Attorney’s Best Weapon In this video, my first, I take a few [...]

If the Police Didn’t Read Me My Rights, Is My Case Dismissed?

By |2018-06-11T05:58:19+00:00February 13th, 2014|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

I can not tell you how many times I am asked this question. The general belief is that police must [...]

How to Avoid a Criminal Record for First-Time Offenders

By |2018-06-11T06:11:45+00:00December 8th, 2013|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

A criminal record can have a serious impact on one’s life including the loss of or inability to obtain future [...]

Possession with Intent to Deliver in Philadelphia

By |2018-06-11T06:43:17+00:00November 14th, 2013|Categories: Drug Offenses|Tags: , , |

I represent many individuals charged with possession with intent to deliver narcotics in Philadelphia and the surrounding counties. This offense [...]

Electronic Discovery Introduced in Philadelphia Municipal Court

By |2018-06-11T06:24:33+00:00October 7th, 2013|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

In a continuing push to go paperless, Philadelphia courts recently implemented electronic filing (eFiling) in its criminal courts division. This [...]

Possession with Intent to Deliver Narcotics: An Infographic

By |2018-06-11T05:08:27+00:00September 29th, 2013|Categories: Drug Offenses|Tags: , , , |

Possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute is a felony in Pennsylvania. The District Attorney will have [...]

Possession with Intent to Deliver in PA: The Nuts & Bolts

By |2018-06-11T05:35:50+00:00August 5th, 2013|Categories: Drug Offenses|Tags: , , , , |

Possession with intent to deliver narcotics, commonly referred to as PWID, is likely the most charged felony in Philadelphia. You [...]

Social Media is a Powerful Weapon in Court

By |2018-01-19T08:58:02+00:00July 5th, 2013|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , |

The evidentiary trail from social media to a courtroom can be direct and devastating.  An Oregon teenager learned that lesson the [...]