Bellevue Violent Crime Attorney
Criminal Defense for Violent Crimes in Bellevue, WA
Violent crimes typically carry the most severe penalties under state and federal law. These penalties are enhanced when weapons are involved or if offenses are classified as hate crimes, committed against a person due to his or her gender, race, sexual orientation, nationality, religion, or disability. At Perez & Perez Law, PLLC we are committed to providing defendants in Bellevue and across Kings County, Washington with the skilled defense representation they need in the face of violent crime charges.
If you have been accused of assault, domestic violence, or another violent criminal offense, call a Bellevue violent crime attorney at our firm for a free case evaluation.
Types of Violent Crimes & Defense Strategies
Challenging violent crime allegations, formal or informal, requires a criminal lawyer who understands the ins and outs of these specific crimes. Defense strategies may be based upon acts that were committed with lawful justification, such as in defense of oneself or another. They may also be based upon accidental conduct, as a violent crime is typically one that is intentionally committed. A defense may also be built upon a defendant’s complete innocent, such as in cases of mistaken identity or false allegations.
Whatever the approach, you can count on our Bellevue violent crime lawyers to master the facts of the case to present the most compelling defense possible. We handle such violent crime cases as:
When it comes to violent crimes, another factor that affects the severity of penalties is the Three Strikes Law. In Washington, a defendant may face life in prison without the possibility of parole for a third violent felony conviction. Avoid this possibility by avoiding a strike in the first place. Secure the representation of an aggressive, experienced team who will fight on your behalf to help you secure the best possible result in your case.
Contact Perez & Perez Law, PLLC at (425) 967-8800 today to learn more.