Gun and dangerous weapons charges are among the most serious crimes under Michigan law. Due to the potential for causing harm or death to others, law enforcement officers crack down on investigating these crimes. Plus, prosecuting attorneys are aggressive in pursuing the charges, and will take all legal action necessary to secure a conviction. Without an attorney, an accused individual puts his or her rights at great risk.
If you’re facing weapons charges in Michigan, it’s critical to consult with the criminal defense attorneys at Van Den Heuvel Law Office right away. Our experienced lawyers have represented many individuals accused of weapons crimes, using proven defense strategies to fight the charges.
A conviction for weapons offenses can mean prison time and hefty fines, but the state must still prove the case beyond a reasonable doubt. Our knowledgeable attorneys will advocate on your behalf and ensure protection of your legal rights, including charges related to:
Note that there are certain exceptions:
You put your legal rights at risk if you attempt to represent yourself in connection with weapons charges, so you’ll need a skilled attorney to defend your interests in court. The attorneys at Van Den Heuvel Law Office are committed to fighting the allegations, identifying weaknesses in the case against you, and obtaining the best possible outcome under the law. If you’re facing weapons charges, time is of the essence to speak with a member of our legal team. Our lawyers have been representing clients throughout Oakland, Wayne, and Macomb Counties in criminal defense cases for more than 70 years, so please call us at 616-698-0000 or visit us online to discuss your situation.