Once you have paid your debt to society, you have the ability to have your rights restored. This includes your right to vote, obtain food stamps and social security benefits, as well as access to public housing. Until your rights are restored you also are barred from holding many state licenses. We can assist you in getting your rights restored.
If you are convicted of a felony, you are now a prohibited possessor. That means, for the rest of your life, if you are found carrying a firearm, you will be charged with a Class 4 Felony. However, we can help you get your firearm rights restored.
Finally, we can help you have your “judgment set aside.” Setting aside a judgment releases you from all penalties and disabilities resulting from the conviction and is sometimes looked favorably by potential employers.
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If you have been arrested or accused of a crime, you need a criminal defense attorney who will honestly answer your questions while protecting your rights. For most, criminal investigations are frightening and new experiences. We understand that.
Although Granville Law prepares each case as if it will proceed to a jury trial, in many cases, aggressive plea negotiations are the better option. Problems in a case and strong negotiation skills can often lead to compromise for the charged offense and/or the punishment.
We also understand that a courtroom is an intimidating place for most people. The life impacts of the criminal defense process require professional and empathetic representation.
We understand that most people have heard horror stories about legal costs. It does not have to be that way. When it comes to our business clients, our motto is "An ounce to prevention..."
Granville Law helps emerging and established businesses navigate through unfamiliar waters. We're here as much or as little as you need us.
We believe that clients deserve to be actively involved in their legal needs. You've gotten this far with your own sense of business and grit, so we won't dictate... we will explain, and work together with you so that you can accomplish your goals while laying proper legal foundations to avoid problems in the future.