Detroit CSC 1st Degree Lawyer
Criminal Sexual Conduct Lawyer in Detroit, MI Fights Sex Crime Charges throughout Michigan
The most serious sex crime accusations in Michigan can lead to 1st degree CSC charges. Grabel & Associates can defend you if you have been accused of a felony CSC crime, and will help you review every available legal option so that you are able to make the best decision for your future. Always speak to an CSC attorney in Detroit as soon as possible if you are investigated for a sex crime or charged with first degree Criminal Sexual Conduct in Michigan, as cases are often extremely time sensitive. Working with a sex crimes lawyer in Detroit from the very beginning of your case will allow you to prepare yourself for a potential trial and set your case up for the best possible outcome.
When harmful allegations lead to criminal charges, you need an attorney on your side to protect your rights and reputation. With life imprisonment on the line, it is vital that you hire the best available Detroit sex crime defense lawyer, and our experienced team has established a reputation as one of the best for CSC cases. Contact our firm now for a free initial case consultation, and begin your fight for justice.
First Degree CSC Defense Lawyer in Detroit
Criminal Sexual Conduct in the 1st degree is a charge reserved for the most serious sex offenses. If a person engages in sexual penetration with an alleged victim who is under 13, or a person between 13 and 16 who is either a relative of the actor, person in the same household, student of the alleged actor, or person under authority of the actor, he or she may be found guilty of CSC in the 1st degree. In addition, penetration accompanied by any of the following conditions can result in CSC first degree conviction:
- another felony occurs along with sexual penetration
- the actor is aided by one or more other persons and uses force or coercion
- the actor is aided by one or more other persons and knows the alleged victim is mentally incapable, mentally incapacitated, or physically helpless
- the actor uses physical force, weapons, articles used to lead the victim to believe the actor has a weapon, or threats in order to accomplish sexual penetration
- the actor uses unethical medical treatment to accomplish penetration
- the actor uses concealment or surprise to overcome the victim
- the alleged victim is mentally disabled or physically helpless and the actor is a relative or person in authority over the victim
If you believe you or a loved one could face first degree Criminal Sexual Conduct conviction, contact our team of attorneys now.
Serious Criminal Penalties for Detroit Sex Crime Conviction
Our lawyers will help you guard against the serious punishment that could result if convicted of 1st degree CSC in Michigan, and understand how serious these felony charges are. Anyone convicted of CSC in the first degree will face life in prison, along with lifetime electronic monitoring. If the alleged victim was under 13, the minimum sentence will be 25 years. The Michigan Penal Code explains what the conditions are that must be met in order to convict a person of CSC, as well as potential penalties that could be faced. Contact our attorneys now to fight back against the prosecution.
Our Approach to Sex Crime Defense in Felony Cases
In the state of Michigan, sex offenses are treated very harshly by police and courts statewide. Our lawyers want to protect you from wrongful conviction, and ensure that you are not excessively penalized if convicted of CSC. We will begin working with you right away to determine what options are available in your case, and will review all evidence so that we know exactly what the prosecution will attempt to use against you.
Our criminal defense strategies have been proven in thousands of cases statewide over the past decade. Review our proven results and see what we can do for clients in even the toughest sex crime cases. Our firm is available 24/7 to begin working with you, and can provide you with a free, no obligation consultation right now if you call or contact us online.
24/7 Criminal Defense in Michigan
Speak with attorney Scott Grabel or another member of our experienced team now by calling 1-800-342-7896 toll free for a free consultation. If you can’t reach a phone, contact us online and set up a free consultation at a time that works for you. Don’t risk your results by failing to hire the best attorney – our Michigan team is available right away to review the details of your case.