It is a frightening experience to be charged with a crime, particularly for first-time offenders with no prior experience with the criminal justice system. Preparing to meet with a criminal defense lawyer is an important step in pursuing the best possible outcome in your case. AZ Defenders offers information based on decades of experience about what to prepare for your first meeting with prospective counsel.
Before you meet with our criminal defense lawyers to discuss handling the defense of your case, prepare the following in advance and bring it with you to the meeting:
Preparing a list of questions ahead of time, before your first meeting with a criminal defense lawyer, can help ensure that you get all your important questions answered. You may want to ask the attorney:
Your attorney must be your advocate to represent you effectively and must fully understand you and your situation. Expect to answer questions about yourself and the events leading up to your criminal charges, including:
If you are facing criminal charges, your best chance for a favorable outcome is to have an experienced criminal defense attorney by your side. Contact AZ Defenders today for aggressive and dedicated representation in criminal defense matters.