When you’ve been charged with a crime, it can be one of the most difficult times of your life. A criminal conviction may bar you from many of the things you want to achieve, including acceptance to the college of your choice or future job opportunities. To avoid conviction, you need the best possible defense. Former Deputy District Attorney Peter J. Marek provides dedicated, experienced representation to those charged with felony or misdemeanor crimes in the Stockton area.
Preparing for Criminal Defense
Aside from its possible impact on your life, conviction for a crime may result in numerous penalties, including fines and jail time. The earlier you involve an attorney in the process, the sooner your attorney can start building your defense. Mr. Marek uses the skills he obtained as a former prosecutor and in his more than three decades as a defense attorney to build the strongest possible defense. His deep understanding of the process from arrest through trial is his clients’ best asset when it comes to facing charges.
Pre-Trial and Trial Work
Depending upon the nature of your case, making a deal before trial may be the best option. Mr. Marek endeavors to build a strong working relationship with the prosecutor in charge of your criminal case. If a plea bargain is a better option than going to try, Mr. Marek tries to make that deal. It’s always Mr. Marek’s intention to get you the best, most desirable, outcome. If your best bet is going to trial, Mr. Marek plans the best possible defense, collecting the most effective evidence, and presents your case passionately before the judge and jury.
Criminal Defense Attorney in Stockton, California
When you have been arrested for a crime in the state of California, you need an attorney with a deep understanding of criminal law. As an attorney with experience on both sides of the criminal process, Peter J. Marek Law provides experienced, skilled defense against criminal charges, including felonies, misdemeanors, DUI/DWI and domestic violence. Involving an attorney first thing after an arrest not only gives you the best chance at building a strong case against the charges, but also ensures you have representation for those early hearings so you can get bail and won’t have to spend any time in jail.
If you’re looking for a criminal defense attorney in Stockton, let Peter J. Marek Law give you a free consultation to go over the details of you case.