Choosing the Right Criminal Defense Lawyer for Your Case
If you are accused of a crime or arrested on criminal charges, you need more than a defense attorney. You need someone who will advocate for your rights, fight on your behalf, and act as an ally during what may be the most challenging time of your life, and whether you or a loved one is facing charges, securing legal representation needs to be your top priority.
At Sandman, Finn, & Fitzhugh, we have an experienced team of attorneys who are dedicated to defending our clients against all types of charges, from minor misdemeanors to the most serious felonies. As former prosecutors and former Assistant District Attorneys in Wake County, our legal team knows how cases are built from the other side of the aisle. This gives us unique insight and allows us to create a strategy that will anticipate the other side’s arguments in even the most complex matters.
Our Raleigh law firm is here when you need us. Call (919) 887-8040 to speak to a lawyer 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.
Our Criminal Defense Practice Areas
We represent clients in all types of Federal and State criminal cases because we know that even minor infractions criminal charges can make a major impact on your future by making it difficult or even impossible to get a job, rent an apartment, or attend a university.
- Drug Offenses
- Sexual Offenses
- Gun Charges
- Domestic Violence
- Theft & Larceny
- Traffic Violations
- Probation Violations
- Record Expungement
No matter what charges you are facing, we will be on your side, fighting to get you the best possible results in your case.
These are normally more serious charges and fall into three categories:
- Property crimes like fraud, forgery, larceny, and obtaining property by false pretense.
- Drug crimes like possession of cocaine, possession of methamphetamine, maintaining a car or house for the possession or distribution of drugs, possession with intent to sell drugs, and drug trafficking.
- Violent crimes, including assault and sexual offenses.
For students at NC State, we understand that in addition to the legal issues that stem from an arrest or criminal charges, this can also affect your education. Our attorneys will represent you both in Wake County court and through NC State’s Rules & Disciplinary process, too.
In addition to representing clients in cases against the State, we are also experienced federal criminal defense lawyers who represent clients in the Eastern District of North Carolina. The Eastern District includes Raleigh, Rocky Mount, Goldsboro, Greenville, and Fayetteville, as well as Robeson County. When a case is brought by the US Justice Department, it’s important to understand how serious the situation is. The DOJ has limitless resources and the Federal system has much stiffer penalties the State system, so having an experienced federal attorney on your side to defend you in federal court is critical.
Schedule a Free Consultation With Our Criminal Defense Attorneys in Raleigh
We know that the justice system doesn’t keep business hours, and neither do we. The defense attorneys at Sandman, Finn, & Fitzhugh are here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for an initial consultation, and will stand by you as your advocate and ally through the legal process. Call us today at (919) 887-8040 or fill out our contact form to speak with an attorney.