CRIMINAL DEFENSE AT HUGHES & MASHINSKI, P.C.
If you’ve been charged with a crime and need a criminal defense lawyer in Northeastern Pennsylvania, look no further than Hughes & Mashinski, P.C. Our Plains attorneys understand the seriousness of these charges and the stress and anxiety they can cause. Whatever you are facing, we will work tirelessly for you, investigating your case and searching for the evidence you need. When the stakes are this high, you want the best by your side.
Criminal Defense Law in Pennsylvania
Most crimes are charged and prosecuted at the state level. While the types of conduct considered criminal are relatively constant throughout the U.S., each state is unique, and Pennsylvania is no exception. For instance, Pennsylvania continues to allow the death penalty by lethal injection for certain crimes such as murder. Other laws affect criminal sentencing and procedures. If you have been charged with a crime in Pennsylvania, you’ll want to hire a local attorney who knows the ins and outs of the laws in your area. Hughes & Mashinski serve multiple counties in Northeast PA, so contact us today to see how we can help you.
Types of Criminal Defense Cases
The dedicated attorneys at H&M have experience handling cases involving:
- Assault and Battery
- Disorderly Conduct
- Drug Charges
- Traffic Violations
- Weapons Charges
- Property Offenses
- And much more
Questions About Your Criminal Defense Case
If you’re involved in a criminal proceeding, you are probably confused and unsure of what to do and when to do it. That’s why you’ll want seasoned attorneys are on your side, answering your questions and keeping you up to date on your case every step of the way. The questions we are asked most frequently about criminal defense cases include:
- What is the difference between a felony and a misdemeanor?
- Should I speak to police if I’ve been arrested?
- Will my case go to trial?
- What is the difference between state and federal charges?
- How does probation work?
- Do I have to tell my employer I’ve been arrested?
The staff at H&M have the answers to all of these questions and whatever else may come up in the course of representing you. We’re here to help, so don’t delay in calling us. Your first consultation is free.
Why Hughes & Mashinski for Your Criminal Defense Case?
At Hughes & Mashinski, we know that if you are facing criminal charges, you most likely have a long list of questions and concerns. Our attorneys have decades of combined experience handling complicated cases throughout NEPA. Don’t take a chance with your future or plead guilty without a fight. Call us at 570-823-0101 for a free consultation today.