Many criminal defense cases can be resolved without the defendant ever appearing in court. For example, many common criminal charges like: Driving with a Suspended License, No Valid Registration, No Valid Driver’s License, No Proof of Insurance, Resisting an Officer Without Violence, Open Container, Theft, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and DUI.
In addition to having these charges resolved without appearing in court, an experienced criminal defense attorney can many times have these charges dismissed and sealed from one’s criminal record. You many notice that in Rockwall County and Dallas County law enforcement officers target specific areas for these crimes. Take DUI or DWI for example…if you are leaving the lake area in Rockwall at Dalrock at night, you are very likely to see an officer observing traffic and pulling over any suspicious vehicles to check for intoxication.
It is important to have an experienced criminal attorney so that your record does not cause issues for you in the future. Many homeowners associations, employers, volunteer organizations and colleges look into an applicants background during the application process.
If you or someone you know has been arrested or given notice to appear in court, contact us today for a free consultation.
The Goodman Law Firm has over 15 years of experience in Criminal Law and serves Dallas County, Rockwall County, Kaufman County, Collin County and Hunt County. We are proud to offer outstanding legal representation to our clients and we ensure that each individual who seeks our counsel is provided with one-on-one legal service direct from an attorney. When you work with our firm, we do anything and everything to protect your rights and defend your freedom. Time is of the essence after an arrest, and the sooner you work with an attorney, the sooner you can be sure that your freedom is being defended.