A criminal defense attorney is you best friend if you have been charged with a criminal offense. Every attempt should be made to avoid a felony conviction. The punishment has extensive consequences. Therefore, it is in your best interest to consult this criminal defense attorney New Orleans for the best possible outcome.
If convicted, you may face jail time and hefty fines, and for serious offenses, you could receive the death penalty or you may be ordered by the court to financially compensate the victim or his family.
The courts are seeing more forensic evidence presented each day. This lawyer will ensure that the evidence is accurate and sound. The United States Supreme Court has stated: “ the criminal justice system today is a system of pleas, not a system of trials.” This experienced attorney will negotiate a plea when reviewing the evidence if it is in the best interest of his client.
He will work diligently to get probation for his clients if possible in place of jail time. In the event that a client is sentenced to jail, he will appeal the criminal conviction if at all possible. In the best case scenario, this experienced attorney may possibly get your criminal records expunged.
Stephen D. Hebert, LLC – Attorney at Law
700 Camp St #216
New Orleans, LA 70130