The federal government aggressively prosecutes kidnapping cases, and if you or a loved one is charged with this serious crime, you need a defense attorney experienced in this area of law who will aggressively defend you.
As the case proceeds through investigation and charges being filed, your attorney can protect your rights throughout the process.
Your attorney can explain the elements of kidnapping, the legal process, and review the investigative process searching for procedural violations that can prevent illegally obtain evidence from being used.
In cases that are strong, your attorney as your legal representative can negotiate a plea bargain to reduce prison time and fines.
Your attorney also can conduct a defense investigation and present mitigating evidence that may persuade a jury or judge.
In cases of a parent kidnapping his or her child, an attorney may be able to present evidence that your action was in the best interest of the child.
Several defenses exist in law that may fit the circumstances of the case against you. They are:
It is imperative that you contact an attorney at the earliest possible time to ensure the best result for your case. Many attorneys offer free consultations and can determine the strength of your defense.