Murder is considered the most serious of all crimes, and carries the most extreme penalties under Maryland state law. Our state still has the death penalty , and under certain circumstances, a murder conviction can lead to the death sentence. Lesser murder charges can result in decades in state prison. If you stand accused of murder, the need for the highest quality Frederick criminal defense attorney could not be more urgent .
As a former State's Attorney, our founding attorney has extensive experience on both sides of the aisle, and is very familiar with how the prosecution will present their case. This insight can be of great benefit to any person who is facing criminal accusations of murder, as how your defense case is presented will be the most significant factor in whether you are found guilty or innocent.
A highly qualified defense lawyer with extensive trial experience should get involved as early as possible in the case, as there are specific defense actions that could assist you before formal charges are filed. The first and most urgent defense action is a full review of every piece of evidence that led to your arrest. As a former prosecutor, our lead attorney is aware that there is no perfect case, and identifying the flaws and errors and determining the best defense strategy should begin at once.
Your chances of receiving a favorable ruling are greatly increased when you are represented by a experienced criminal defense lawyer. At Law Offices of John R. Discavage, PA, we have appeared at countless trials, are talented defenders, and have achieved notable victories for clients accused of the most serious crimes. With over 15 years of experience and a proven track record of success, you can rest assured that our firm will fight for you, your future and your freedom, both in and out of court.
If you stand accused of murder, you should not hesitate to contact a Frederick murder attorney immediately.