After you or a loved one is convicted of robbery, larceny, shoplifting, or any other theft or property crime charge, it is essential that you continue to fight for justice until you have exhausted every legal option. While you may be feeling defeated after a Clinton Township theft and property crime conviction, it is critical that you don’t give up. Many criminal cases are truly decided long after the initial decision, and appealing to a higher court or pursuing another post-conviction motion could allow you to greatly improve your case result. Contact us now for a free initial case consultation, and find out more about the options that may be available to you. The Grabel & Associates criminal appeals attorneys are available 24/7 for clients in Clinton and statewide.
Our firm is recognized as a premier Clinton appellate defense advocate, and for over a decade we have been protecting the rights of Michigan’s accused in post-conviction cases statewide. We know what it takes to overcome an unjust verdict or sentence, and are dedicated to doing whatever we can to assist you in your fight for justice. Don’t give up on your case just because your initial trial didn’t go the way you wanted it to. Work with Grabel & Associates for your appeal and ensure you fully utilize your right to fight for an improved outcome. We are available now to provide you with a free post-conviction consultation and will help you better understand your appellate options and what your chances may be in light of your specific situation.
A lot of people go into theft and property crime cases expecting to possibly have to pay restitution, but not counting on facing jail time, excessive fines, a criminal record, and other harsh penalties. These serious penalties often result, however, and unfortunately in some cases are undeserved. Your only option to improve your case result may be an appeal, and with a limited time period during which you can file that appeal, it is critical that you act fast and consider all available post-conviction options. Grabel & Associates is available now to represent you or your loved one after a misdemeanor or felony conviction for:
Contact trial lawyer Scott Grabel, who has served as supervising attorney for over a decade, and gain valuable insight into the Clinton appellate system and the appeals tactics that are effective in theft and property crime cases. Mr. Grabel began his career in the Michigan Court of Appeals, and knows what it takes to file a successful appeal in Clinton, Michigan. Contact our firm now to get started and let us walk you through the steps you need to take to file a successful appeal.
If you have the right to an appeal, you will have a few weeks during which you can work with an attorney to file an appeal and then begin preparing an appellate brief which outlines your concerns with the original case. During an appeal you don’t get a new trial, but rather a review of the initial trial, so you need to have a reason to challenge the verdict or sentence, such as a jury or judicial bias or misconduct, or new evidence that wasn’t previously known.
In some cases, you need to first petition the court to appeal, because the right to appeal is not always given. In these appeal by application for leave cases, it is just as critical to act fast and secure a competent attorney.
In addition to appeals by right and appeals by leave, we assist clients in pursuing numerous other post-conviction motions, including motions for a new trial, Ginther hearing, or directed verdict. Contact us now and learn more about your options in your unique case, and how our team can help you as you continue your legal battle.
Our clients can tell you just how much of a difference our team can make in an appellate case, and we are ready now to begin applying our proven post-conviction tactics to your unique situation. Call 1-800-342-7896 now or contact us online for a free case analysis. We are available 24/7 to begin working with you or your loved one.