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Violent Crime Attorney

Attorney Richmond Virginia

If you have been charged with a violent crime, it is essential that you take immediate action to protect your rights. The attorneys at Gilliam and Mikula have helped defend clients on all levels and severities of violent crimes – simple assault and battery to murder. We know how to build a successful defense and will work hard for you.

Violent crimes are vigorously prosecuted, often leading to severe punishment if you are convicted. Prosecutors will use everything in their power to create a strong case against you. Therefore, it is important that you have the right violent crimes attorney fighting for you.

Violent crimes are serious offenses that could result in life-
changing penalties

A violent crime must have caused harm or have been intended to cause harm to another individual.

What are Violent Crimes?

Examples of some violent crimes in Virginia are as follows:

  • Murder (including Capital Murder, 1st & 2nd Degree Murder, Attempted/Conspiracy to Commit Murder)

  • Manslaughter (including voluntary or involuntary)

  • Malicious Wounding

  • Unlawful Wounding

  • Assault and Battery (including Domestic Assault)

  • Domestic Violence

If convicted, the penalties from these convictions could range from the death penalty to a deferred disposition (where the charge is ultimately dismissed). if the client successfully completes certain terms and conditions agreed to as part of a plea agreement or imposed by the judge. The point is this: your future is at stake and choosing the right violent crimes attorney in Richmond is important. For our attorneys to properly defend you, it is important to contact our office today. Our team will gather evidence and witness testimony, which can become harder the longer that it takes.

What areas of Virginia do we cover?

We are licensed to practice in all courts throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. Our attorneys routinely represent individuals, families and businesses in General District Courts, Juvenile Courts and Circuit Courts in Central and Northern Virginia including, but not limited to, Chesterfield, Richmond, Henrico, Hanover, Colonial Heights, Petersburg, Goochland, Fredericksburg, Alexandria, Fairfax, Manassas and surrounding areas.

Why choose Gilliam & Mikula?

Gilliam & Mikula takes pride in approaching and analyzing your specific legal issues within the broader context of your personal, family, and business interests while thoroughly exploring all viable legal strategies. The attorneys at Gilliam & Mikula are here to smoothly guide you through the maze of legal issues and ensure that you achieve the most favorable outcome.

Gilliam & Mikula currently has clients throughout the entire Commonwealth of Virginia, but primarily in Central and Northern Virginia including, but not limited to, Chesterfield, Richmond, Henrico, Hanover, Colonial Heights, Petersburg, Goochland, Fredericksburg, Alexandria, Fairfax, Manassas and surrounding areas.

Our Mission Statement: To provide our clients with outstanding and aggressive legal representation.

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