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Howard County Criminal Defense Attorney

Protect Your Future by Retaining Dedicated & Experienced Legal Representation

When the police slap handcuffs on your wrists, it can feel like your life and freedom are suddenly slipping out of your control. Not only do you have to struggle with the countless social stigmas associated with your arrest, you also need to prepare for the legal consequences that may accompany your charges. In this stressful time, it’s imperative that you reach out to an experienced and tenacious lawyer who can effectively defend your rights in court.

A conviction can lead to jail time, heavy fines, and any other penalties the court may deem appropriate. It can also lead to a permanent criminal record that will haunt you through every job interview, housing prospect, and educational opportunity you’re interested in. When your life is in jeopardy, contact The Law Offices of James E. Crawford, Jr. & Associates. Because we sincerely believe that our clients are innocent until proven guilty, we are willing to aggressively fight for your freedom and legal rights in court. Our Howard County criminal defense attorney has a comprehensive understanding of both state and federal laws and can help you effectively navigate Maryland’s complicated and merciless criminal justice system.

Why our clients choose The Law Offices of James E. Crawford, Jr. & Associates:

  • Our team is comprised of award-winning lawyers with decades of criminal law experience
  • We are focused on providing our clients with personalized services
  • Our legal team has successfully represented cases in state and federal criminal courts
  • We are available 24/7 and consistently communicate with our clients
  • Our lawyers are included on the prestigious Super Lawyers® list
  • We have the highest possible AV Rating on Martindale-Hubbell®

Our firm has been serving clients throughout the state of Maryland for over 25 years. Contact our Howard County criminal defense lawyer at (443) 720-7419 to schedule a consultation.

We Represent the Following Cases

Our criminal defense law firm is committed to helping clients secure case dismissals, charge reductions, and acquittals. We can achieve positive case results because we have the experience, resources, and litigation techniques to handle any criminal defense case. Also, unlike other law firms, we don’t shy away from representing highly sensitive and critical cases, including charges relating to sex crimes. You can rely on The Law Offices of James E. Crawford, Jr. & Associates to provide you with compassionate counsel and fierce representation throughout the course of your legal journey.

We handle the following state and federal cases:

Our Howard County criminal defense attorney can investigate your case, compile and utilize applicable evidence, and develop a defense strategy that truly reflects your legal objectives. We provide customized legal services to each of our clients because we understand that no single case is ever alike. After all, the best defense is a well-prepared and thoroughly researched offense.

It’s important to remember that the federal criminal justice system functions very differently than state courts. Most notably, federal judges tend to impose harsher penalties due to sentencing guidelines and mandatory minimums. Fortunately, we have successfully represented countless clients facing the federal criminal justice system. You can depend on us to guide you through this complicated process and uphold your legal rights.

Protect Your Future. Schedule a Consultation Today

If you’re ready to fight your criminal charges, contact The Law Offices of James R. Crawford, Jr. & Associates today. No case is too big or too small for our leading attorney, James Crawford, who has earned countless industry accolades and is renowned for his legal lectures. Because of his passionate beliefs, our law firm is solely dedicated to representing clients facing misdemeanor and felony charges.

Contact The Law Offices of James R. Crawford, Jr. & Associates at (443) 720-7419 to schedule a consultation.

Aggressive & Compassionate Representation

For Those Accused of Crimes
  • Decades of Experience

    Led by our attorney who has represented thousands of clients since 1992, we know the court system.

  • Handles Sex Crimes Cases

    We are one of the few law firms in Maryland who will represent clients who have been accused of sex crimes.

  • Contact the Firm 24/7

    We are here for the accused when they need us. Contact the firm 24 hours a day for a free consultation.

  • Highly-Rated Attorneys

    We offer esteemed legal representation, backed by Super Lawyers and Martindale-Hubbell.

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