If you are facing legal trouble, it is critical that you understand what lies ahead. As soon as you are contacted by police and even before you are arrested and given the Miranda warning, things will begin to happen so quickly that you can find yourself in an extremely dangerous situation before you know what is going on. Without the partnership of an experienced Clark County defense attorney, the efforts of police and prosecutors to get you to unwittingly give
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Possession of Marijuana, Cocaine or Crystal Methamphetamine Defense
Drug possession crimes in Nevada can carry serious penalties including fines and jail time. Depending on the amount and type of drug you were caught with, you could be facing a felony charge. A conviction on drug possession charges could leave you with a permanent criminal record that will follow you for the rest of your life.
If you are facing any type of drug possession charges, don’t talk with anyone until
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Handling Enforcement and Defense for Violation of Temporary Protection Order
Victims of abuse or harassment can obtain temporary protection orders, or TPO, against their abusers. There are different types of orders that apply to different types of abusive situations, and it can be difficult to know where to turn for help. Be sure that you have an experienced Las Vegas restraining order attorney on your side who can properly handle your case and work to ensure your safety.
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A Bad Casino Marker is a Bad Check – Not an Unpaid Debt
Under Nevada law, an unpaid casino marker is handled the same as a bad check. If you are not able to repay your casino marker, the casino can prosecute you. Depending on the amount of your marker, you could be facing felony charges, both of which can carry significant penalties including fines and jail time.
The first time you hear about the casino taking action to collect
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An administrative hearing is the opportunity that the Nevada DMV gives you to contest the suspension of your driver’s license. Although requesting and arguing your case in a hearing is a difficult process, a lawyer in Las Vegas can help you and give you your best chance to keep your license after a DUI or other type of arrest. While a driver’s license suspension may seem like the least of your problems if you have been arrested, a successful defense
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Strong Defense for OUI or Drunk While Boating on Lake Mead Defending Clients Charged With DUI or Other Offenses on Federal Land
The state of Nevada has more federally controlled, on a percentage basis, land than any other state in the nation. This includes national parks, military installations and land operated by the Bureau of Land Management, or BLM. Lake Mead and the Hoover Dam are both federally operated lands. People accused of crimes committed on federal land face federal
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Many police officers in Las Vegas have a reputation for assuming the worst about each individual that they encounter. Too often, they forget that a U.S. citizen must be assumed “innocent until proven guilty.” For you, this translates into a situation in which you need a Clark County law expert at your side as soon as you are contacted by the police department, even if you are innocent. If you do not have a lawyer assisting you during questioning, the
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