What Does a Criminal Defense Attorney Do?

In short, when you are accused of a crime it is your defense attorney’s job is to make sure that you are afforded each and every legal right guaranteed to you in a court of law. She will also represent and defend you against the charges, with an objective goal of your best interests in mind. Ms. Trupiano will examine the facts of the case, the circumstances surrounding your arrest as well as many other factors. When considering the strength of the prosecution’s case, she will look for opportunities to suppress evidence, move for the dismissal of charges and exhaust every legal opportunity before weighing the possibility of a plea bargain.