CRIMINAL DEFENSE SERVICES

Criminal Defense, Family Law, Auto Accidents

Assault & Battery

Assault & battery charges are extremely serious and can cause you severe consequences. You can go to jail and be prohibited from having contact with your victim for an extended period of time. You also face extensive financial penalties which are non-dischargeable in bankruptcy. If you are facing any level of assault charge, contact Nolan Law Offices to discuss representation.

License Restoration

Having your license revoked creates all kinds of problems for an individual. The law says the burden is on the revoked driver to prove he is safe to put back on the road. It takes an experienced lawyer who knows their way around the system to help the revoked driver restore their privileges. Knowing what a hearing officer is looking for and how to put together a package in support is important in being successful. Nolan Law Offices has been successful for many years in helping folks restore their privileges. Call (231) 206-1718 for your free consultation.

Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is an assault charge with the addition of a domestic relationship. The relationship can be a spouse or ex-spouse, girlfriend or boyfriend, a person with whom you have a child in common or a resident of the same household. Domestic violence charges can be first, second, or third offense. First and second offenses are misdemeanors, while a third offense is a felony punishable by up to 5 years in prison. In addition to jail or prison time, domestic violence convictions can also prevent you from ever owning or possessing a firearm of any kind. If you are facing a domestic violence charge, contact Nolan Law Offices immediately.

Drug Possession or Delivery

Drug possession or delivery charges can quickly shackle your life. In addition to time in jail or prison, a drug conviction will affect your ability to obtain a driver’s license, gain employment and even qualify for student loans. If you are facing a drug-related charge, contact Nolan Law Offices as soon as possible.

Drunk Driving

An enjoyable night out with friends can quickly become a nightmare if you get arrested for drunk driving. Known as operating while intoxicated (OWI), a conviction can lead to driver’s license suspension, six points on your driving record, large court fines, and even jail time. There are multitudes of combinations of charges and defenses and you’ll need an experienced drunk driving attorney. If you are facing a drunk driving charge, contact Nolan Law Offices immediately to discuss your options.

Homicide

A homicide is the death of a human being caused by another human. A homicide can be criminal or justifiable, ie self-defense. The most common homicides include operating while intoxicated causing death, manslaughter, and murder. There are two degrees of murder in Michigan. Second degree murder, which is punishable by up to life and prison, and first degree murder, which carries a sentence of mandatory life in prison with no possibility of parole. If you are facing a homicide charge, don’t hesitate to contact Nolan Law Offices to represent you.

Murder

There are only a handful of attorneys who handle murder cases and Terry Nolan is one of them. Andy LaPres is another. They are both employed by Nolan Law Offices. If you are charged with Murder, call Nolan Law Offices (231) 206-1718 as soon as possible.

Theft

The most common theft charges in Michigan include but are not limited to larceny, embezzlement, and retail fraud. Theft charges can be very serious and can even lead to time in prison. Theft convictions can also prevent you from working in certain professions. If you are facing a theft charge, contact Nolan Law Offices as soon as possible.

Sex Crimes

In Michigan, almost all sex crimes are major felonies that carry the possibility of significant time in prison and up lifetime on the Sex Offender Registry. These crimes include but are not limited to criminal sexual conduct (CSC), child sexually abusive material (child porn), and prostitution. If you are facing a sex crime charge, don’t hesitate to contact the experienced criminal defense attorneys at Nolan Law Offices to as soon as possible.

Conviction Expungement

Criminal convictions are a hamper on your life in many ways. Convictions can prevent you from obtaining employment, renting a home, or qualifying for student loans. Criminal convictions can also be downright embarrassing. However, there is a way to expunge criminal convictions, misdemeanor or felony, if certain conditions are met. If you desire to have your criminal record expunged, contact the experienced criminal defense attorneys at Nolan Law Offices as soon as possible.