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There are two sides to every story. At The Edwards Law Firm, our Oklahoma criminal defense lawyers will make sure that your version gets told.
If you or your loved one has been accused of a crime, you need experienced, knowledgeable legal help from attorneys who will listen to you and your family, and will investigate all angles of your case.
The Edwards Law Firm prides itself on protecting your rights and keeping you and your family informed of all your legal options. Whether your best option is taking your case to trial, filing an appeal, or negotiating the best plea possible, our Tulsa based attorneys will be with you every step of the way.
Aggressive Defense Lawyers Who Take Your Side
The Edwards Law Firm will vigorously defend your constitutional rights if you are accused of a crime.
Our investigators will conduct their own independent investigation of your case, and we will make sure to challenge any false or misleading information given by the prosecution.
The attorneys at The Edwards Law Firm represent clients charged with most criminal offenses, including:
- Drug Possession and Distribution
- White Collar Crimes
- Violent Offenses
- Federal Criminal Charges
Often, the family of the accused person is left in the dark about the criminal process and their loved one’s case. If your son, daughter, or other family member is accused of committing a crime, you can depend on The Edwards Law Firm to keep you up-to-date on important developments.
Don’t wait for justice. Let us start fighting for your rights today!
Falsely Accused? You Have Rights
Being arrested can be traumatic for anyone, especially if you are innocent. Unfortunately, innocent people are arrested every day. If you are falsely accused of a crime, protect yourself by hiring an experienced criminal defense attorney.
Not every innocent person who is arrested has a claim for false arrest. Police officers and other members of law enforcement generally have immunity against lawsuits, even if the charges against you are eventually dropped.
However, if you were arrested by police acting without legal authority or without probable cause, you may be able to file a civil lawsuit for your physical and emotional injuries.
After you are arrested, contact a criminal defense attorney like those at The Edwards Law Firm as soon as possible. We can help resolve your case quickly, and minimize the harm to your reputation, your career, and your family.
What to Do after an Arrest
If you are arrested, take steps to protect your rights. Remember, the police and their investigators are not trying to help you, but are looking for evidence against you. Do not speak with the police before consulting an experienced criminal defense attorney.
If you are arrested and believe you have been wrongly accused, do not resist the officers attempts to detain you. Even if your charges are later dropped, resisting arrest is a crime in and of itself, and will harm your case. Be cooperative, but silent, and ask for an attorney before answering any questions.
Finally, avoid discussing your case with anyone but your attorney. Never talk about your case over the phone from jail, as all of your conversations are recorded and may be used against you. Dont speak about the circumstances leading to your arrest with your friends and family, as they may have to testify to what you said.
Most importantly, after you have been arrested, find an attorney you trust. While you do have the right to defend yourself, an experienced criminal defense attorney can ease your mind and make the criminal justice process run more smoothly and quickly.
The Edwards Law Firm Difference
Criminal matters are urgent. If you have been accused of a crime, dont waste time with law firms who make empty promises about the outcome of your case. At the Edwards Law Firm, our attorneys will investigate all of your legal options, and give you an honest assessment of your choices.
You deserve attorneys who will fight for you, and defend the rights our constitution guarantees. Let the criminal defense lawyers at Edwards Law Firm help you get the justice you deserve.
For a free initial consultation, call 1-800-304-9246 today.