Ohio has extremely strict laws regarding firearms, and if they are violated, you can face expensive fines and jail or prison time, depending upon the actual details of the offense. If you have been arrested and charged with any crime involving firearms, it is critical that you contact a Cleveland firearm offenses defense lawyer without delay. At the Law Office of Richard Agopian, the legal team has years of experience defending those charged with a variety of firearm offenses, including the following:
- Assault with the use of a gun or other firearm
- Firearm possession without a legal permit
- Illegal discharge of a firearm
- Selling a firearm illegally
- Carrying a concealed firearm without a legal permit to do so
- Transporting firearms illegally
- Possessing a firearm when a convicted felon
Firearm Offenses Defense Lawyer in Cleveland
If convicted for a serious firearm offense, you could spend years in state prison. Without a seasoned Cleveland criminal defense lawyer fighting for your defense, the likelihood of being convicted is increased. This can change your life forever - facing life as a convicted felon is a complete change of lifestyle. You may have trouble getting a job, entering into a business partnership or even finding a place to rent. You have other legal restrictions when a convicted felon such as if you are incarcerated or on parole, in Ohio you do not have the right to vote. This is a fairly serious restriction and is only one aspect of life as a convicted felon. It is very important that you protect your rights if you are arrested and charged with any firearm offense.
Dealing with criminal charges related to firearms can be frightening and your future may be uncertain. One thing that you can be sure of: if you are represented by a Cleveland criminal defense lawyer from the Law Office of Richard Agopian you will increase the possibility of a better outcome in your case, and that you will be found "not guilty", get a reduced charge or a suspended sentence or can go on with your life without the concern of spending time in jail or prison.
Contact a Cleveland Firearm Offenses Defense Lawyer from the Law Office of Richard Agopian if you have been arrested and charged with any gun offense and are seeking a high quality, aggressive criminal defense lawyer to fight for your rights.