In Mississippi the consequences of a criminal conviction are often severe and can effect your liberty, livelihood, family life, and civic life. The laws provide harsh punishments for criminal defendants who are convicted, representation by a Jackson Area criminal defense attorney can make a difference is the outcome of your case. William C. Coon understands the process of criminal prosecutions and has successfully defended clients charged with DUI and other offenses. The Coon Law Firm, PLLC is located in a building with other experienced criminal defense attorneys, who are an excellent resource in complex cases. This ensures that clients facing criminal charges receive the best representation possible.
It is difficult for an attorney to provide quality representation to a client when they have a large number of clients, like public defenders do. As a private attorney in Mississippi, William C. Coon can devote the time and resources required to give every case the individualized attention necessary to achieve the best possible outcome. The most fundamental rule of criminal law is that a person is innocent until proven guilty.
The fact that you have been arrested and/or charged with a While the State of Mississippi will appoint you an attorney if you cannot afford one and will allow you to represent yourself, neither of those options are as good as hiring your own criminal defense attorney. The State of Mississippi has virtually limitless resources it spends pursuing criminal convictions and public defenders are often overwhelmed by the number of cases they are asked to handle. The best way to defend yourself is to hire a private attorney that will give your case the individualized attention necessary to ensure that your are adequately defended. Do not fall through the cracks. Hiring an attorney like William C. Coon to handle your case will make a difference and minimize the risk of negative effects on your job, your family, and your life that come with a conviction. Whether a conviction is a misdemeanor or a felony, there are negative effects that come with a conviction.
If at all possible, William C. Coon, will negotiate with prosecutors to avoid or reduce the charges that you are facing. This course of action is preferable because it avoids the risk and expense of trial. Trial increases the amount of stress that a client is subjected to and also effects them financially by increasing their attorneys fees. I feel it is more important that I do what is best for my client then maximizing the amount of my fee. Not all attorneys work that way, but I try to make it part of my practice. That said, if negotiations fail and trial is the best option, then we will have our day in court. I look forward to trial work, I do not shy away from it and I will defend your rights vigorously at trial, if necessary.
Mississippi Criminal Defense Attorney
Whether facing DUI, Drug Crimes, Search and Seizure issues, misdemeanor offenses, domestic violence, domestic abuse, sex crimes, and or other criminal charges, a criminal conviction in Mississippi has harsh consequences; it's my goal to help you minimize the negative effects on your job, your family and your life. Contact The Coon Law Firm, PLLC and speak to an attorney today. Call The Coon Law Firm, PLLC at 601.898.0400 or stop by the Madison, MS office.