Criminal Lawyer in Philadelphia

Things to Know About Criminal Law in Pennsylvania

By |2019-02-15T03:36:30+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 |2019-05-06T18:07:08+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 [...]

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 Are Some Legal Defenses Against Criminal Charges in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T05:52:19+00:00November 28th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I am often asked about the various defenses against criminal charges. [...]

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 |2018-12-28T07:55:02+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 [...]

What is the Crime of Arson in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-01-16T12:02:06+00:00January 6th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I defend persons who have been accused of committing the crime of [...]

New Pennsylvania Expungement Law and What it Means for You

By |2018-01-16T12:00:34+00:00December 27th, 2016|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , |

In February 2016 Tom Wolf, the governor of Pennsylvania, formally signed Pennsylvania Senate Bill 166. This action expanded the Pennsylvania [...]

Violent Crimes in Pennsylvania

By |2018-01-16T12:06:53+00:00November 11th, 2016|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

Being convicted of a violent crime in Pennsylvania has life-changing consequences including the potential for a long jail sentence. In [...]

Consequences for Driving Without a License in Pennsylvannia

By |2018-01-16T12:11:30+00:00November 11th, 2016|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

Driving without a license is one of the serious traffic violations in Pennsylvania and is prohibited by Sec. 1501 that [...]

Open Container Laws in Pennsylvania

By |2018-01-16T12:13:37+00:00October 16th, 2016|Categories: Domestic Violence|Tags: , , , , , |

Pennsylvania open container laws apply to both drivers and passengers of motor vehicles, and the laws provide that neither a [...]

Pennsylvania’s Stand Your Ground Law

By |2018-01-16T12:13:33+00:00September 30th, 2016|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, PA, I understand that nothing is more important than the safety of your home [...]

Medications & Medical Conditions that Can Affect a Breath Test in a DUI Case

By |2018-01-16T12:17:10+00:00September 30th, 2016|Categories: DUI|Tags: , , , , , |

As a DUI defense attorney in Philadelphia, I run into situations were a client's medications or medical conditions can impact [...]

The Consequences of Parole Violations In Pennsylvania

By |2018-01-16T12:21:28+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

Pennsylvania has a fairly complex system for paroling eligible prisoners that it first enacted through the Parole Act of 1941, [...]

Underage DUI Facts for Pennsylvania Residents

By |2018-01-16T12:23:35+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Categories: DUI|Tags: , , , , , |

For years, there have been several issues surrounding this unfortunate fact: there is a large population of people who fail [...]

What You Need to Know About Resisting Arrest in Pennsylvania

By |2018-06-11T05:21:52+00:00July 18th, 2016|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , |

As a criminal defense lawyer in Pennsylvania, I have helped clients who've been charged with resisting arrest. In this article, [...]

Pennsylvania’s Implied Consent Law

By |2018-01-16T12:34:22+00:00June 30th, 2016|Categories: DUI|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Did you know that when you signed the application for your driver’s license, you were agreeing to submit to any [...]

Warrantless Blood Draws in DUI Arrests are Unconstitutional

By |2018-12-27T12:52:56+00:00June 27th, 2016|Categories: DUI|Tags: , , , , , , |

When arrested on suspicion of DUI in Philadelphia, the police have certain legal duties and rights to ensure the safety [...]