The simple accusation of prostitution or solicitation can destroy your reputation and negatively impact your personal relationships. If convicted, you could also face:
At McCormack & McCormack, our Virginia Beach prostitution attorneys understand the seriousness of the charges you may be facing. That's why we are committed to using our more than 40 years of combined legal experience to provide the strongest defense possible on your behalf. We take a personalized approach to our services, carefully reviewing your case and identifying the right strategies to meet your individual needs. Turn to our firm for the aggressive representation you need.
Under state law, prostitution, or trading sexual acts for money, is illegal. Individuals caught engaging in this offense can face a Class 1 misdemeanor and penalties that may include up to $2,500 in fines and one year of jail time. Solicitation, or behavior that shows the intent to engage in prostitution, such as discussing prices for certain sexual services, is also considered illegal. An individual does not need to carry out the act of prostitution in order to face charges for this offense. A conviction of solicitation is also a Class 1 misdemeanor with similar penalties to those of prostitution.
If you are facing prostitution or solicitation charges, you need a skilled Virginia Beach solicitation lawyer on your side. The sooner you reach out to our firm, the sooner we can ensure your rights are protected. We have worked with a number of clients facing sex crime charges to negotiate reduced sentences or the complete dismissal of their case.
No matter how complex your situation may be, our firm has the skills and experience to handle it skillfully and effectively. Complete a free case evaluation to learn more about how we can make a positive difference for you.
Contact a Virginia Beach criminal defense attorney today to gain a seasoned advocate for your case.