Criminal Defense Attorney Grand Rapids
Getting accused and arrested for a crime can be one of the scariest and most confusing moments in a person’s life. You may not know what to do or whom to talk to, but it is important that before you do or say anything, that you speak with a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney. At the Van Den Heuvel Law Office in Grand Rapids, our team of experienced Michigan criminal defense attorneys is here to provide you with top-quality legal representation through this difficult time. To learn more or to secure our legal services, call the office or contact us online today.
Fighting All Types of Criminal Charges
No matter how serious or complex the criminal charge, our office of highly skilled criminal defense attorneys is ready to protect and defend your rights. The Van Den Heuvel Law Office defends against misdemeanor and felony offenses as well as providing a specialized focus on white collar crimes.
Misdemeanor offenses are considered the less serious criminal acts, but a conviction for a misdemeanor crime can be devastating for your personal and professional reputation. Conviction can come with up to one year in jail, thousands of dollars in fines, and a permanent criminal record. Our office routinely handles a number of misdemeanor cases, including:
- Domestic violence
- Driving under the influence (DUI)
- Indecent exposure
- Malicious destruction of property
- Operating while visibly impaired (OWI)
- Possession of marijuana, and more.
Felony offenses are the more serious crimes, and conviction for a felony offense will change your life forever. A felony conviction means up to a lifetime in state prison, thousands of dollars in fines and court fees, loss of rights to possess a firearm or vote, loss of professional licenses, and a permanent criminal record that will show up on every background check for employment, housing, education, and more. The Van Den Heuvel Law Office has experience defending against a number of felony accusations, including the following offenses:
- Possession of a controlled substance
- Possession with the intent to distribute
- Theft, and more.
White-collar crimes can be a misdemeanor or felony offense depending on the specifics of your case, but the term covers a number of crimes meant for monetary gain. We have defended clients in the Grand Rapids area against a number of white-collar arrests, including:
- Falsifying records
- Identity theft
- Insider trading
- Insurance fraud
- Money laundering
- Mortgage fraud
To learn more about how our office can help in your criminal case, call or contact us at the Van Den Heuvel Law Office today.
Do Not Hesitate to Call
From the moment you believe you are a suspect or are arrested for a crime, you need an experienced Michigan criminal defense attorney by your side, protecting your rights throughout the legal process. If you or a loved one has been accused of a crime in Grand Rapids, call or contact the Van Den Heuvel Law Office today to speak with a highly skilled criminal defense attorney about your case.