Grand Haven Criminal Defense Attorney
Being arrested and charged with a crime is an experience that can impact you for the rest of your life. A criminal record can affect your ability to find housing, get a job, or secure a loan in the future. If you or a loved one has been accused of a criminal offense in the Grand Haven area, you need to call an experienced criminal defense attorney to represent your case and defend your rights. At the Van Den Heuvel Law Office, our highly qualified professionals can help you mount the best possible defense against any claims of criminal activity. Contact us today online to learn more about how our criminal defense attorneys can help.
Providing Quality Defense Against All Types of Criminal Accusations
At the Van Den Heuvel Law Office, our attorneys in Michigan criminal law have years of experience defending all types of criminal cases. We have helped clients accused of any type of offense, be it a misdemeanor or a felony, and our office is particularly adept at defending against accusations of white-collar criminal activity. Some of the most common crimes our office defends against include the following:
Misdemeanor crimes are less serious than felony crimes, but that does not mean that you can take an arrest for a misdemeanor lightly. Penalties for conviction of a misdemeanor offense can include jail time and hefty fines. You could end up with a permanent criminal record that shows up on every background check for a job, schooling, and housing. Our office represents clients in Grand Haven accused of many types of misdemeanor crimes, such as:
- Destruction of property
- Domestic violence
- Driving under the influence (DUI)
- Indecent exposure
- Operating while visibly impaired (OWI), and more.
Felony charges are more serious than misdemeanor charges and can result in severe punishment if you are found guilty. Penalties for felony crimes can include many years in prison, steep fines, court fees, a criminal record that will follow you for the rest of your life, and more. Your parental rights may be terminated, and your felony status may render you unable to hold certain jobs or live in certain areas. Our team of professionals can help you defend against charges such as:
- Possession of controlled substance
White Collar Crimes
Our office has particular experience defending clients accused of committing white-collar crimes involving money, securities, and other financial instruments. If you have been accused of committing a crime for monetary gain, our office can help. Some of the most common white-collar offenses include the following:
- Falsifying records
- Identity theft
- Insider trading
- Money laundering
To Learn More, Call Us Now
Being charged with a crime is a serious matter that should only be handled by legal professionals. Our experienced criminal defense attorneys can help if you are facing charges in Grand Haven. Contact the experienced attorneys at the Van Den Heuvel Law Office to speak with a knowledgeable associate in Michigan criminal law and schedule a free consultation for your case.