Bel Air Maryland Criminal Defense Lawyers 

One of the most stressful times you will ever endure is dealing with being arrested for a crime whether it is a misdemeanor or a serious felony charge. The after math of being arrested can be felt for years to come depending on what you were arrested and the ultimate outcome of your situation. Contact our Bel Air Maryland criminal defense lawyers today.

If you are facing criminal, traffic violation of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs in Bel Air Maryland you need the help of our experienced Bel Air Maryland Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Bel Air MD Criminal Attorney John P. Downs and his associates have many years experience helping those accused of crimes throughout Cecil, Kent, Talbot, Queen Anne, Caroline, Baltimore and Harford County, Maryland. Contact Mr. Downs office if you need any of the following:

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Criminal Defense Strategies For Bel Air Charges

The exact defense strategy devised by your attorney will depend on your exact charges, your prior arrest record and the events surrounding your arrest. It also depends on whether or not your case to trial. Many times smaller charges, such as misdemeanors, can be dealt with just by showing up for your court date. If your case goes to trial the situation will become much more complex and will require the skill of a skilled trial attorney with experience handling your types of charges.

Can You Afford To Retain A Criminal Attorney

To be blunt you cannot afford NOT to retain an experienced attorney if you are facing criminal charges in Maryland. Even if the charges you are facing are misdemeanors you are vulnerable to losing a lot. Many criminal charges bring with them legal consequences such as loss of driving privileges, house arrest, jail time and, in some cases, loss of child custody. In many cases the true severity of your case comes after the court appearance is over. Losing your driving privileges can impact your ability to be employed. it does not take long for a criminal charge to wreak havoc on many areas of your life.

The Impact Of Choosing The Right Attorney 

Bel Air, Maryland is located in Harford County, Maryland and is the county seat. With that, there are attorneys offices all throughout the Bel Air area. While you have many lawyers and law firms to choose from it does not make sense to hire one just because they are close to the courthouse! Having the right criminal legal representation can mean the difference between having your charges, dropped or dismissed vs. feeling the full impact of the pending legal consequences related to your charges.

Contact our Bel Air Maryland Criminal Defense Lawyers at The Law Office of John P. Downs. Dial (410) 838-0100 today to discuss your case with an experienced attorney.

We proudly serve those with legal needs throughout Maryland including Aberdeen, Annapolis, Bel Air, Edgewood, Elkton, Cherry Hill, North East, Rising Sun, Chesapeake City, Perryville, Churchville, Havre De Grace, White Marsh, Towson, Chestertown, Denton, Easton, Port Deposit, Essex and Baltimore.