Why Hire A Defense Attorney?

Defense Attorney in Williamsburg Virginia

A Defense Attorney is a legal professional who is trained and experienced in representing individuals and organizations who are facing criminal charges. Hiring a defense attorney can help ensure that you receive a fair and just outcome and can help protect your rights and interests throughout the criminal justice process. Montgomery, Kelley & Dennett handles felonies and misdemeanors, to include probation violations in all courts in Williamsburg and the surrounding area.

Why Hire A Defense Attorney?

There are several reasons why you should consider hiring a Defense Attorney if you have been charged with a crime:

  1. Legal knowledge and representation: A defense attorney has a thorough understanding of criminal law and the criminal justice system. They can provide you with legal advice and represent you in court.
  2. Protection of your rights: A defense attorney can help ensure that your constitutional rights are protected throughout the criminal justice process.
  3. Negotiation and plea bargaining: A defense attorney can negotiate with the prosecution on your behalf and may be able to have the charges against you reduced or dismissed.
  4. Trial representation: If your case goes to trial, a defense attorney can represent you in court and present a strong defense on your behalf.
  5. Sentencing advocacy: If you are found guilty, a defense attorney can advocate for a lenient sentence on your behalf.
  6. Emotional support: Being charged with a crime can be a stressful and emotional experience, and a defense attorney can provide you with support and guidance throughout the process.
  7. Knowledge of the local court system: A defense attorney is familiar with the local court system and the judges and prosecutors in the area and can use this knowledge to your advantage.

Choose Montgomery, Kelley, & Dennett in Williamsburg, Virginia

Pat Kelley has practiced criminal law since his graduation from law school in 1983.  He has been a prosecutor, having served as a Deputy/Assistant Commonwealth Attorney in Williamsburg/James City County, and has extensive experience as a defense attorney.  He has handled cases ranging from simple trespassing offenses to the most serious charges, such as capital murder.

Here at Montgomery, Kelley & Dennett we pride ourselves on providing world class legal services to each client we serve. We look forward to serving you and all your legal needs in the Williamsburg, James City, New Kent, Yorktown & Hampton areas. Call Now! 757.229.8284