While most crimes are considered state crimes, extremely serious crimes affecting interstate commerce usually fall under the category of federal crimes. Federal crimes can result in severe punishments and penalties.
If you have been charged with or are under investigation for a federal crime, it is important to understand that many criminal defense lawyers do not have significant experience in federal cases. Federal courts have their own sentencing guidelines, rules of evidence, and procedures. If you are being investigated for or have been charged with a federal crime, the Law Offices of Timothy R. Anderson can help. Tim Anderson has successfully handled virtually all types of federal criminal cases.
Examples of federal crimes include:
In addition to severe legal punishment, these charges come with collateral consequences that can affect employment, the right to possess firearms, and immigration status. Whether you are experiencing your first encounter with the law or you have previous offenses, a talented defense attorney can help you.
What should I do if I have been accused of a federal crime?
If you have been charged with a federal crime of any type, or are being investigated by federal authorities, you need an effective and experienced federal criminal defense lawyer. In order to avoid serious and unwanted penalties, it is extremely important to hire a knowledgeable and respected attorney as soon as possible, to ensure your case has the best possible outcome. Tim Anderson has extensive experience in handling federal cases, having achieved exceptional results for clients in a wide range of federal charges.