The Second Most Dreaded Phone Call You are waiting up for your child to return from the school function or social event that they had gone out on. The telephone rings. It is the police. You are informed that your child is in custody for committing a crime. What do you do? First, thank the officer for calling you. Next, obtain the address where your child is being held and the name of the officer who you are talking too. […]Read More
A Simple Case?
Be Wary of Misdemeanor Charges The temptation to think of misdemeanor charges as being minor, and not worthy of the attention of a criminal lawyer, is great. Do not fall into this trap! Even if the charge is minor the punishment may not be. Some misdemeanors can land you in jail for up to a year! If you are on probation or parole already a misdemeanor conviction can mean a violation of those terms – and a trip back to […]Read More
A High Cost
Boy That Last Drink Was Really Expensive “Have another one for the Ditch!” Sure, why not. One more won’t hurt. WRONG. The Michigan blood alcohol limit is .08 for operating under the influence. This is the lowest it has ever been! When I first started practicing law it was .12 for operating under the influence and .10 for operating while impaired. Then it was reduced to .10 and .08. Now it is .08 with no lower measure. Practically speaking you […]Read More
A Huge Mistake
The Worst Mistake You Can Make If you are charged with a crime there is one major mistake that you must not make. DO NOT TALK TO THE POLICE WITHOUT A LAWYER. I once defended a man charged with murder. He came home to a drunken girlfriend waving her gun at him. He had a choice – try to take the gun or get shot. He tried to take the gun. It went off. His girlfriend was shot during the […]Read More
Lots of laws can be dumb. That doesn’t mean you don’t have to answer to them. Call us if you think you are charged with a dumb crime at (248) 432-1612. We can help. I’m pretty sure we can beat the crime below. 750.532 Seduction; punishment. Sec. 532. Punishment�Any man who shall seduce and debauch any unmarried woman shall be guilty of a felony, punishable by imprisonment in the state prison not more than 5 years or by fine of not more than 2,500 […]Read More
Why you need a lawyer if you are charged with a crime.
Attached is a link to an article that explains why you should have a lawyer when you are charged with a crime. If you are charged with a crime.Read More
Custody Games People Play
Don’t get yourself into trouble like this. If you have a custody problem call us. We have handled many of them successfully. If you have criminal or probate problems arising from custody disputes you can call us too – we can and will help you. Custody Dispute Gone BadRead More
What not to do when you are on probation
This person does not understand that the world is now an open book. Her facebook post got her into big trouble.Read More