Birmingham Criminal Defense Lawyer
Arrested for a Crime in Alabama? Call (205) 581-9777
You've been arrested and you think your life is over. But wait. It doesn't have to be.
The Alabama criminal defense lawyers at Guster Law Firm work to make life better for you. An arrest is not a conviction. You need an attorney who is ready to fight hard to make a difference for you. The criminal defense lawyers at Guster Law Firm will work hard to make a difference. You matter to us. Call us today at (205) 581-9777.
At Guster Law Firm, our Birmingham criminal defense attorneys handle a variety of criminal cases including felony and misdemeanor cases on all levels including municipal, state and federal court.
Municipal Court Cases
Municipal or city court is usually where misdemeanor cases such as traffic tickets, marijuana possession and assaults are handled. Punishment can range from a fine up to a year in jail. However, more serious cases such as DUI, domestic violence and gun possession can come with heavier punishments. Guster Law Firm is equipped to handle such cases. Call Birmingham criminal defense attorney Eric Guster at (205) 581-9777.
State Criminal Cases
State cases are heard in district and circuit court. They can include felonies such as drug possession, theft, assault, credit card fraud, forgery, drug trafficking, attempted murder, murder and capital murder. Crimes heard in these courts carry a punishment of at least one year in prison. More severe cases come with heavier penalties. Sentencing for capital murder, for example, can include life in prison, life without parole or the death penalty. Once a person is arrested, they need to hire an attorney immediately to protect their rights and their freedom. The team of criminal defense attorneys at Guster Law Firm have the experience to handle your problems. Call them at (205) 581-9777 to speak with an Alabama criminal defense lawyer now.
Federal laws that have been violated are heard in federal court. Some of the crimes can include wire fraud, drug trafficking, mail fraud and conspiracy. Federal Court is often intimidating to many lawyers, but the attorneys at Guster Law Firm handle cases in Federal Court on a regular basis. Call Federal Criminal Defense Attorney Eric Guster of Guster Law Firm at (205) 581-9777 or (877) 487-8375.