Mesa AZ | Statute of Limitations

Why Does the Statute of Limitations Matter for Criminal Cases in Arizona? Understanding all of your rights in the aftermath of being investigated, charged, or arrested for a crime can go a long way towards reducing the anxiety you will … Continued

Mesa AZ | Is Disorderly Conduct a Serious Charge? 

Is disorderly conduct a serious crime? If you have been accused of disorderly conduct in Arizona, your first stop should be the offices of an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Disorderly conduct, often also referred to as “disturbing the peace,” is … Continued

Mesa AZ | How to Handle a Misdemeanor Charge

Most are aware that crimes are generally classified as either a felony or a misdemeanor. Felonies carry stiffer penalties and can have a major impact on your life, long after you have served your sentence, while misdemeanors carry far more … Continued

Mesa AZ | Which Breathalyzer Test Counts?

DUI is one of the most common criminal offenses in Arizona, and the consequences can be severe. Educate yourself now, to be better prepared should you ever find yourself in a situation where you’ll need to know this information. If … Continued

Mesa AZ | Marijuana In My Friend’s Trunk

Do I Need an Attorney if Marijuana is Found in My Friend’s Trunk? Being a passenger in a vehicle where drugs are discovered is unnerving to say the least. Knowing how to handle it and what to do to protect … Continued

Mesa AZ | I Was Convicted Of A Crime

“I was convicted of a crime. Can I get the conviction expunged or set aside?”  This is the type of question I am asked frequently, and the answer is, No, and, Maybe. Arizona does not have provide for something called “expungement”, … Continued

Mesa AZ | Have A Plan for Interacting with Police

You should have a plan for interacting with police. Anytime you drive, you risk a police interaction, and if you are unfortunate enough to encounter the police, you should have a plan. Encountering police is always very stressful. Even attorneys find … Continued

Mesa AZ | Have A Plan for Interacting with Police

You should have a plan for interacting with police. Anytime you drive, you risk a police interaction, and if you are unfortunate enough to encounter the police, you should have a plan. Encountering police is always very stressful. Even attorneys find … Continued