Criminal Defense Attorney in Moorestown NJ | Camden County
NJ Criminal Lawyer Defends Clients Facing Serious Charges in Camden and Burlington Counties and across South Jersey
New Jersey law enforcement officers take criminal activity in New Jersey extremely seriously. The State of New Jersey is well known across the country, for example, as having some of the toughest gun laws in the nation. Megan’s Law, the national sex offender registry, started in New Jersey.
Drug crimes are rampant in New Jersey neighborhoods and police often conduct searches and seizures that may violate your legal rights. Moreover, there is little leniency when it comes to drug possession and distribution charges. The penalties for conviction of these and many other misdemeanor and felony crimes are severe and include exorbitant fines and serious jail time.
When you or someone you know is facing criminal charges in South Jersey, you need a defense lawyer who will fight for your legal rights. An experienced and knowledgeable defense attorney like Stephen R. Piper will leave no stone unturned in piecing together what led to your charges and he will seek to discredit each and every piece of evidence against you. He will fight for your rights and your freedom. Contact Piper Law today for a free consultation about your criminal charges.
Why Choose the Piper Law Firm to Defend You against Your NJ Criminal Charges
Often, people think that once they are arrested and charged with a crime, they have little recourse. They think that no one will believe them and that it’s not worth the fight. Mr. Stephen Piper believes every single client has the constitutional right to a fair trial and a quality defense. He will work tirelessly to protect your interests as he defends you against your criminal charges.
He is a combat veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan. While other criminal defense lawyers talk about “fighting for you,” Mr. Piper has proven his ability to fight in the hardest of times and environments. You can rely on him to protect your legal rights. He is truly battle-tested — on the front lines and in courtrooms throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Mr. Piper is a former Camden County Assistant Prosecutor and he knows how the state prepares criminal cases. He understands the strategies they use and he is prepared to put his experience to work for you. He has been extremely successful defending clients charged with municipal, state and federal crimes in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He treats each and every case as though it’s his most important and he treats every client with compassion. He will provide you with a winning defense strategy and will be by your side every step of the way.
Battle-Tested Criminal Defense Lawyer in Camden County, NJ Will Fight Your Charges
Contact The Law Office of Stephen R. Piper, LLC when you are facing any of the following charges:
Domestic Violence: If you are facing any charges related to a domestic dispute, you need to talk to a lawyer quickly. Charges of Domestic Violence can affect your freedom, your relationship with your children and your property rights. If you have charges related to a domestic dispute or a Restraining Order was placed against you, contact Piper Law.
Drug crimes: From Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substances (CDS) to Distribution of CDS, we represent people facing drug crimes involving a wide variety of narcotics, including cocaine, marijuana, heroin and prescription drugs and drug paraphernalia.
Sex crimes: If you are convicted of a sex offense, such as rape, sexual assault, criminal sexual contact or possession of child pornography, you will be subject to immediate and long-term consequences, including prison and sex-offender registration. Stephen R. Piper has experience in defending and winning these difficult case.
Theft and Shoplifting offenses: Theft offenses can result in serious penalties. Whether the charge is related to shoplifting or more serious charges such as burglary or auto theft, Mr. Piper can help.
White Collar crimes: We defend people facing federal and state white collar crimes. We also handle professional license defense for our clients. We have successfully represented bookkeepers and public officials unjustly charged with embezzlement and other crimes. Our lawyers have appeared for professionals who are threatened with license suspension or termination.
Violent crimes: Aggravated assault, homicide, and similar charges are frequently very dependent on a thorough investigation of the fact surrounding the alleged incident. The Piper Law Firm will conduct a thorough investigation into your violent crime charges in order to build the best possible defense.
Weapons charges: Whether you face stand-alone weapons charges or weapons crimes on top of additional charges, we can help you minimize the potential consequences. Firearms and gun charges in New Jersey carry serious penalties, including mandatory minimum prison sentences under the Graves Act.
Juvenile Crimes: Depending on the charges, penalties for conviction of a juvenile crime can be severe, including real jail time.
Expungement: If you have your charges expunged, the information will not show up in most criminal background checks.
In New Jersey, DUI/DWI is a traffic offense, not a criminal charge. However, the penalties associated with a drunk driving conviction are extremely serious. In addition to stiff fines, insurance premium hikes and loss of driving privileges, even a first-time DWI conviction can land you in jail. Don’t face your DWI ticket alone; Mr. Piper will negotiate on your behalf with the local prosecutor in an effort to get your charges reduced or even dismissed.
Additionally, you can rely on Mr. Piper to defend you against any traffic violation in New Jersey, from simple speeding tickets and cell phone violations to reckless driving and driving with a suspended license. He can help you avoid heavy fines and keep points off your license.
Mr. Piper knows that police officers and other law enforcement officials make mistakes. If search and seizure laws were broken or if you rights were violated in any other way, he will work hard to get your charges dismissed. He will investigate all aspects of the case to present the most comprehensive defense strategy for you.
Free Consultation with a Battle-Tested Criminal Defense Lawyer in Moorestown, NJ
A free initial consultation with Stephen Piper, an experienced Burlington County criminal defense attorney, will help you better understand how he will zealously represent you. Mr. Piper will protect your rights and fight for your freedom. Don’t delay; the sooner you call, the sooner he can get started preparing your defense strategy.