CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY
A first OVI in Ohio results in both criminal and administrative penalties for adult offenders.
Ohio has mandatory arrest provisions for domestic disturbances. If police officers are called to the scene of a domestic dispute, someone will be arrested. This arrest is based
Juveniles can be charged with all of the same crimes as adults and are frequently subject to many of the same penalties. However, juvenile courts aim primarily at rehabilitating the juveniles rather than
Ohio Theft Laws & Penalties
One may be charged with theft if he or she knowingly takes control of someone else’s property or services with the purpose of depriving them without consent, by deception, by threat, or by intimidation.
Sex Related Crimes
Criminal offenses listed under Chapter 2907 of the Ohio Revised Code are considered sex crimes. The sex offenses established under state law typically involve some kind of prohibited sexual conduct.
Ohio Criminal Defense Lawyer
Although some criminal defendants think that they can beat the system on their own, having an experienced criminal defense lawyer on your side gives you a better chance of preserving your legal rights. If you have been charged with a crime, contact a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible.
The investigative phase of our representation begins the moment a client hires us. We delve into police reports, obtain forensic testimony, and identify weaknesses in the prosecution’s case. We work closely with our clients, discussing events and gathering all details pertinent to the defense. Hard work and a thorough approach opens doors to uncovering vital evidence. To convict in a criminal case, the prosecution must prove that the defendant is guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. The primary role of a criminal lawyer is to unearth evidence that creates doubt and plants seeds for acquittal.
A criminal conviction is often grounds for deportation or removal of a person in the country without permission. The Immigration Service also considers criminal history if an individual applies for any discretionary immigration benefit (a work visa, permanent residence or citizenship).
If you have been charged with a crime, contact a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. Whether defending a client against a misdemeanor, OVI charges, a felony drug crime, or fighting for a defendant’s freedom in aggravated felony allegations, the outcome of our efforts affects the individual’s life.
IMMIGRATION SERVICES IN HIGHEST DEMAND
United States Citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents can sponsor certain family members for permanent residence in the United States. This is the most common method of obtaining one’s “green card.” An individual can apply for a...
An individual may be eligible to become a permanent resident based on an offer of permanent employment in the United States. Most categories require an employer to get a labor certification through PERM and then file Form I-140...
Green cards may be available to investors and entrepreneurs who are making an investment in an enterprise that creates new U.S. jobs. One must invest $1,000,000, or at least $500,000 in a targeted employment area in new commercial enterprise....
A U.S. citizen who intends to marry a foreign national within 90 days of his or her fiancé(e) entering the United States, and both are free to marry, can apply for K-1 fiancé visa. The law requires that the couple met each other, in person...
The H-1B visa classification permits a foreign national to work in the United States for a temporary period. US employer should offer a position of employment that is in a specialty occupation and pay prevailing wage to satisfy H-1B requirement.
The O-1 nonimmigrant visa is for the individual who possesses extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics, or who has a demonstrated record of extraordinary achievement in the motion picture...
The judge may cancel removal in the case of an individual who is inadmissible or deportable from the United States, if such individual (1) has been an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence for not less than 5 years...
All grounds of inadmissibility are listed in INA §212, regardless of the fact that individual is otherwise inadmissible, he or she may be admitted into the United States temporarily by the discretion of the Attorney General.
Affidavit of Support, Form I-864, is legally required for many family-based and some employment-based immigrants to show they will have adequate means of support after immigration to the United States. Every petitioner for his or...