Las Vegas Weapons Crime Lawyer
Criminal Defense Lawyer in Las Vegas
Crimes involving the use of a weapon are typically considered very serious in Las Vegas, and they can result in felony charges with mandatory imprisonment in a state correctional facility. Okabe & Haushalter is an experienced
criminal defense law firm that provides aggressive legal help to individuals facing criminal charges, such as those involving weapons. We employ a personalized approach with our clients, in which they are informed of the specifics of their case and are kept updated as the case proceeds. A
Las Vegas criminal defense lawyer from our firm is available to assist you in your weapons case, and may be able to secure a resolution in which your charges are lessened or thrown out entirely.
There are many illegal acts that can be charged as a weapons offense, including:
- Illegal possession of a weapon
- Possession of an illegal weapon/firearm
- Illegal distribution or sale of firearms
- Brandishing/displaying a firearm or deadly weapon
- Possession of a concealed weapon
- Assault with a deadly weapon
- Domestic violence with the use of a weapon
- Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon
Why You Need an Attorney
Weapons charges, especially those in which the weapon is used to commit violence against another, are very serious and can result in life-altering consequences should you be convicted. With your freedom at stake in your weapons case, you will want to do everything possible to make sure your rights are protected. An attorney can fight aggressively to uphold your rights for the duration of your case, which will increase your chances of a result that is desirable to you.
If you are facing charges for a weapons offense, contact a Las Vegas criminal defense attorney
right away, as you may be facing harsh punishment should you be convicted.