Violent Crimes

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Virginia Beach Violent Crime Attorney 

Experienced Representation for Virginia Violent Crime Cases

Violent crimes are serious offenses that can result in considerable jail time and heavy fines for anyone convicted. If you are facing misdemeanor assault charges, felony murder, or anything in between, your first step should be to consult right away with a skilled Virginia Beach criminal defense attorney. McCormack & McCormack is comprised of experienced defense lawyers who can fight to keep your record clean and your freedom intact. 

Call McCormack & McCormack today at (888) 490-0876 or contact us online to schedule a meeting with our violent crime attorney in Virginia Beach!

Common Types of Violent Crimes

In Virginia Beach, violent crimes encompass a broad spectrum of offenses, each carrying severe legal repercussions. Some of the most prevalent include: 

Understanding the specifics of your charge is vital, as it allows us to tailor a defense strategy to your case's unique circumstances.

What are the Penalties for Violent Crimes in Virginia?

The penalties for violent crimes in Virginia can be severe, potentially resulting in:

  • Lengthy prison sentences
  • Substantial fines
  • Probation or parole
  • Mandatory participation in counseling or rehabilitation programs
  • Loss of certain rights, such as the right to own a firearm

Moreover, a conviction for a violent crime can have lasting consequences, affecting your future opportunities and personal relationships. Given these high stakes, it is crucial to have knowledgeable legal representation to advocate for your rights.

Defenses Against Violent Crime Charges

Mounting a robust defense against violent crime charges requires a thorough understanding of the law and your case's circumstances. Some common defense strategies include:

  • Self-defense: Asserting that your actions were necessary to protect yourself or others from harm.
  • Lack of intent: Arguing that you did not have the requisite intent to commit the alleged offense.
  • False accusations: Challenging the credibility of the accusations against you through investigation and evidence.
  • Insufficient evidence: Holding the prosecution to the burden of proving guilt beyond a reasonable doubt and challenging any lack of evidence or inconsistencies in their case.

Our team has extensive experience representing clients facing violent crime charges, and we will explore all possible avenues to build a strong defense strategy tailored to your unique situation.

Contact Our Virginia Beach Violent Crime Attorney Today 

When facing allegations of violent crimes in Virginia Beach, securing skilled legal representation is paramount to safeguarding your rights and future. At McCormack & McCormack, we stand ready to provide you with the aggressive advocacy and personalized attention your case deserves. Do not navigate this challenging time alone—contact us today for a confidential consultation and take the first step towards protecting your freedom and reputation.

Contact McCormack & McCormack today to meet with our violent crime lawyer in Virginia Beach!