Murder is usually defined as the deliberate killing of one person by another. If a death is the result of the commission of one of these acts, first degree murder charges can be filed and the death penalty can be ordered, even if the individual murdered was helping the defendant commit the underlying crime. First degree murder can also be charged when the victim is an officer of the law acting in the line of duty. Our criminal defense team will assist you in creating effective defense tactics in order to increase the chances of having your sentence reduced or dismissed.
Have you or someone you know been arrested for first degree murder? This is an extremely serious charge. Our criminal defense attorneys are here to help! Contact a criminal defense attorney today—whether you are in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Miami, or anywhere else in the country, there is a local attorney ready to represent you.
Other crimes of violence that are lawyers represent clients during include but are not limited to the following:
If you are facing first degree murder charges, the stakes are higher than ever and you need to best defense possible fighting for you. There are three possible sentences that can be imposed for someone found guilty of first degree murder—life in prison with a chance of parole after 25 served years, life in prison without the chance for parole, or the death penalty.
Are you or a loved one facing an upcoming trial for first degree murder? Our criminal defense lawyers are here to help fight for the best outcome possible in your arrest. Contact a criminal defense attorney in your area today to learn more about obtaining legal representation.
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