Domestic violence can affect anyone of any age or gender. Whether it's physical or psychological, domestic abuse is destructive for both the battered and...
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Criminal possession of a weapon is the unlawful possession of a weapon by an individual. Many societies both past and present have placed restrictions on...
In New York, dealing with the criminal justice system is usually an incredibly overwhelming proposition. If you are the target of an investigation or if you have been criminally charged with a misdemeanor or felony or if you are concerned about impending criminal charges, then it is imperative that you act in a proactive manner and expend all your efforts in order to protect your legal rights.
The experienced law firm of Watford Jackson, PLLC consisting of stalwart criminal defense attorneys Joey Jackson and Gregory J. Watford recognize what is potentially at stake for each and every client they encounter. Although criminal charges carry the potential for incarceration and a permanent criminal record, the attorneys at Watford Jackson, PLLC realize the possible consequences that a criminal investigation may have on an individual’s life. Watford Jackson, PLLC strive to utilize all of their expertise and experience to protect your livelihood, reputation and your future.
If you are faced with an arrest, trial or investigation involving any law enforcement agency then it is imperative that you take appropriate steps to protect your rights and interests. The primary step you can take in this regard is to consult with a distinguished criminal defense law firm such as Watford Jackson, PLLC. To help you set up the best possible defense leading to the most favorable outcome possible. At the law firm of Watford Jackson, PLLC we also have Spanish speaking staff available at all times. Attorneys Joey Jackson and Gregory J. Watford are members of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) and both of them are respected and well known criminal defense lawyers who routinely handle both State and Federal cases for all the boroughs of New York applying their combined experience in the criminal justice system to all their cases.
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