Aggressive Colorado Criminal Defense Attorney
Violent crimes, such as assault, murder or rape, may be the intended crime or may be the means to an end, such as a murder during a robbery or a similar situation. Because of their violent and disturbing nature, violent crime trials require an experienced criminal defense attorney who is not flustered by overwhelming evidence, a biased jury, or a tough prosecutor. You need an attorney, who, through all complexities and emotionally trying times, can persevere and help you avoid a long prison sentence or other harsh penalties.
H. Michael Steinberg understands both sides of violent crime cases. He knows what to look for in constitutional rights violations and what defenses will most likely work.
Lawyer H. Michael Steinberg’s administrative staff, investigator and consultants are all assets that assist him in his defense cases.
If you are facing criminal charges involving an offense that is violent in nature, you are at risk of facing harsh penalties if you are convicted. Violent crimes are often felony offenses and are harshly prosecuted in criminal court. Due to their nature, it can be difficult to communicate or prove a defendant’s innocence as many jurors want to side with the victim in the case.
Colorado criminal defense lawyer H. Michael Steinberg is highly experienced in representing clients in the face of serious violent crime charges in Colorado. With 26 years of legal experience, as well as 13 years in prosecution, attorney Steinberg has a unique knowledge of both sides of the criminal process. Because he was a prosecuting attorney himself, he knows what techniques to look for and what strategies the prosecution is likely to use when attempting to convict his clients. As such, attorney Steinberg is able to provide even more effective representation.
Violent Crimes in Colorado
Some of the types of violent crime cases that Colorado criminal defense attorney H. Michael Steinberg handles include the following:
- Assault & Battery
- Domestic Violence
- Weapons Charges
- Robbery and Armed Robbery
- Aggravated Burglary
- Hate Crimes
- Weapons Charges, Assault with a Deadly Weapon
- Sexual Assault
- Gang Crimes
- Domestic Violence
- Child Abuse
- Gang Offenses
Violent crimes are criminal acts that incorporate the use of violence or weapons. Threatening to use violence against another person is also considered a violent crime as well. These types of crimes require the attention of an experienced defense lawyer, as the legal consequences for committing a violent crime are severe.
If you are facing criminal charges for a violent crime, hiring a skilled defense attorney is essential to win your case. These types of cases are aggressively prosecuted, and will result in a number of serious penalties upon conviction, such as time in jail or prison, stiff fines, restitution to the victim(s), mandatory counseling, community service, and a mark on your permanent record. Furthermore, these crimes carry a stigmatism that is likely to be very damaging to your reputation and personal relationships.
H. Michael is a very experienced violent crimes defense lawyer who understands what is needed to be successful in court. He has successfully defended many clients charged with violent crime offenses. He has skillful methods for conducting investigations and building strong defense cases, and can artfully negotiate with the prosecution for a reduction or dismissal of the charges.
H. Michael knows this is a stressful, confusing, and frightening time in your life. He is available around the clock to answer your questions, discuss your concerns, and address your worries. With attorney Steinberg by your side, you can feel secure knowing that an experienced and reliable Colorado violent crimes attorney with a proven track record of success will be handling your case.
If you have been accused of a violent crime, it is important that you consult an experienced criminal defense lawyer immediately. Denver, Colorado, attorney H. Michael Steinberg and his staff are ready to give you a free consultation to discuss your case and go over your legal options. We are committed to protecting your rights and will do whatever we can to help you stay out of jail.