Frequently Asked Questions
When you have been accused of a crime or arrested and find yourself in
need of a Glenwood Springs criminal defense attorney, you likely have
a number of questions. At Greer Law Firm, PC, we are aggressive in protecting
our clients' rights. Our legal team, lead by a former Chief Public
Defender, has the knowledge to help restore your life.
What should I do after I have been arrested?
After an arrest, it is very important to seek out the legal counsel of
an experienced criminal defense lawyer right away. Do not speak to any
law enforcement without your attorney present - it is your right and it
can help you avoid any future repercussions.
What do I do if the Police want to talk with me?
Usually when the police want to talk with you it’s because they suspect
you of committing a crime. You have a right to consult with an attorney
before any questioning by the police. Your request to consult with a lawyer
cannot be used against you. Often an attorney can help clarify the investigation
and prevent an arrest.
How can I avoid going to jail?
Every situation is different when it comes to whether or not jail time
is a possible consequence. Our firm may be able to help you get reduced
jail time or avoid prison altogether. We can work with you to build a
compelling and effective defense strategy and help to dismiss or reduce
charges to avoid jail.
What factors does the court consider?
There are many different factors which are determined when the court decides
on penalties and charges. Every single case is different and has its own
unique circumstances. In most cases, courts focus on your past criminal
history, the type of charge, and severity of your crime. To get more information
on your specific situation,
contact our firm for a confidential case evaluation.
Why should I hire a lawyer?
With over 30 years of experience, our attorney has earned a reputation
for aggressive trial defense and compassionate client representation.
Speaking with a lawyer from our firm can not only answer your questions,
put give you piece of mind. An experienced attorney is the best defense.
Help protect your future by contacting our office today at (970) 673-4151.
Isn't hiring an attorney expensive?
At Greer Law Firm, PC,
we strive to provide cost-effective counsel. During an initial consultation, our attorneys will describe any fees
and retainer costs before you hire us. When you have been arrested it
is important that you have someone on your side who will fight for your
rights. Calling Greer Law Firm, PC is a good place to start.