Pennsylvania

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 Are the Most Common Halloween-Related Crimes in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T10:25:16+00:00October 16th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I am often asked about the relationship between crime and Halloween. [...]

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 [...]

What is the Difference Between Reckless Driving and “Wet Reckless” Driving in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T08:42:21+00:00April 29th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , |

As a DUI and criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I've known people who were cited with reckless driving charges and [...]

What is Considered a Criminal Mistrial in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T08:48:01+00:00April 29th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I have successfully defended criminal charges in front of a jury. A [...]

How Can I Avoid Getting Pulled Over By the Police in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T06:13:32+00:00March 28th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , |

As a criminal defense lawyer in Philadelphia, I represent people who have been stopped by the police. Police officers are [...]

What is Considered Ethnic Intimidation in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T08:43:55+00:00March 6th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I have dealt with those accused of ethnic intimidation. In this article, I will [...]

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 [...]

What You Need to Know About Gun Charges in Philadelphia

By |2018-06-07T08:49:41+00:00January 23rd, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, I must tell you that when faced with gun charges in Pennsylvania, especially [...]

What are the Kidnapping Laws in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-11T05:04:19+00:00January 14th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , |

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

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 [...]

Underage Drinking & Alcohol Consumption Laws in Pennsylvania

By |2018-01-16T11:52:40+00:00December 27th, 2016|Categories: Criminal Defense, Juvenile Offenses|Tags: , , , , , |

Many people ring in the New Year with a drink and a toast to friends.  For minors, however, the prospects [...]

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 [...]