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Criminal Defense: Sex Crimes

New Jersey Criminal Lawyers for Sex Crimes

New Jersey Criminal Lawyers Sex CrimesThe allegation of a sex crime, let alone an arrest or conviction, can destroy families and reputations, ruin a career, and potentially haunt the accused for life.  Conviction can result in jail time, a damaging criminal record and forcible public registration as a sex offender.

Our New Jersey criminal lawyers are well aware of the difficulties our clients and their families face when confronted with such an accusation.  If you have been accused, arrested, charged or believe that you may soon be facing criminal charges of a sex offense, you need sound legal advice and guidance from a New Jersey criminal defense attorney experienced with defending sex crimes.

If convicted, sentences for sex crimes are potentially severe and can include the following:

  • New Jersey State Prison (up to 18 months for a 4th degree crime and up to 20 years for a 1st degree crime with parole ineligibility for 85% of the sentence imposed)
  • Monetary fines
  • Court Ordered Rehabilitation or Counseling
  • Mandatory Sex Offender Registration under Megan’s Law
  • Parole Supervision for Life under Megan’s Law

Our criminal defense lawyers understand the sensitive nature of all sex crime cases, especially cases involving children, and guarantee to our clients the discretion and confidentiality that they need while they navigate through New Jersey’s criminal justice system.  In such cases, the evidence is critical.  At times, the only evidence in the State’s possession is the statement of the alleged victim which may or not be reliable.  Our criminal defense attorneys have the knowledge and experience necessary to challenge such limited evidence.  Our law firm will review all of the police and medical reports, if any, and work with the necessary experts to ensure that your rights are protected and that you have an effective defense if you choose to exercise your right to a trial.

Our NJ criminal practice extends to defending clients in all types of sex offenses, including but not limited to:

  • Sexual assault
  • Aggravated sexual assault
  • Criminal sexual contact
  • Aggravated criminal sexual contact
  • Endangering the Welfare of a Child
  • Child sex abuse or molestation
  • Lewdness
  • Pornography and internet distribution of child pornography
  • Failure to Register under Megan’s Law
  • Applications to Terminate Megan’s Law Registration
  • Appeals of Megan’s Law Tier Determinations

If you or a family member has been arrested or charged with any of the above offenses, contact our New Jersey criminal defense lawyers today, or call us at (201) 498-0400 to schedule a consultation.

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