You’ve Been Charged with a Crime, Now What?

Categories: Access to Justice , Criminal , Uncategorized

When facing criminal charges, protecting your rights and securing a favorable outcome is paramount. Questions begin clouding your mind of what happens when I’m charged with a crime? What happens if I’m charged for a crime that I didn’t commit? Do I need a lawyer now? At Davis Miles McGuire Gardner, our resolute team of criminal defense attorneys understands the gravity of criminal proceedings and the profound impact they can have on your life. In this article, we shed light on the essential aspects of criminal defense, the importance of early intervention, and the personalized approach we take to defend your rights and preserve your future.

1. The Role of a Criminal Defense Attorney

A skilled criminal defense attorney is your advocate and ally throughout the legal process. From the moment you’re charged, our team diligently investigates the case, analyzes evidence, and assesses the strength of the prosecution’s case. Our primary goal is to build a robust defense strategy that looks to mitigate charges, negotiate plea bargains, or secure a favorable verdict at trial.

2. Early Intervention Matters

Time is of the essence in criminal defense cases. Early intervention allows us to preserve evidence, find witnesses, and identify potential weaknesses in the prosecution’s case. By engaging our services promptly, you give us the best opportunity to protect your rights from the outset.

3. Comprehensive Legal Representation

We supply comprehensive legal representation for a wide range of criminal charges, including but not limited to:

  • Fraud and White-Collar Crime: We can defend you and protect your rights in all types of fraud and white-collar crime cases.
  • DUI Defense: Protecting your driving privileges and minimizing the impact of DUI charges on your life.
  • Assault and Domestic Violence: Crafting a strong defense to challenge assault and domestic violence allegations.
  • Theft and Burglary: Protecting your rights and exploring potential defense strategies for theft-related charges.

4. Protecting Your Constitutional Rights

Our criminal defense attorneys are unwavering in their commitment to upholding your constitutional rights. From ensuring due process to safeguarding against unlawful searches and seizures, we work tirelessly to protect your rights throughout the legal process.

5. Individualized Approach

We recognize that every criminal case is unique, and a one-size-fits-all approach will not suffice. We tailor our defense strategies to address the specific circumstances of your case, understanding that personalized representation is crucial to achieving the best possible outcome.

6. Courtroom Experience and Negotiation Skills

Our criminal defense team boasts extensive courtroom experience and exceptional negotiation skills. We are prepared to vigorously advocate for your rights at trial, but also recognize when negotiation or alternative resolution options may serve your interests better.


When facing criminal charges, the importance of experienced and skilled legal representation cannot be overstated. At Davis Miles McGuire Gardner, our criminal defense attorneys are dedicated to protecting your rights, safeguarding your future, and achieving the most favorable outcome for your case. By engaging our services early, you gain a strategic advantage in building a strong defense. Trust us to be your ally and advocate in the face of criminal allegations and let our personalized approach and unwavering commitment to excellence guide you through this challenging time. Call 480-733-6800 today to secure your defense.