Have you been charged with a crime in the Golden Triangle Area? If so, you are facing serious, possibly life-changing, consequences. At The Law Offices of C. Marty Haug, we specialize in representing children and adults in criminal cases. Whether you have been charged with a minor crime or a serious felony, you deserve expert representation.
Defending yourself is possible, but not something that any legal professional would ever recommend. When you choose to work with Attorney Haug, you know that you have years of experience on your side. He will stand up for your rights and fight for your freedom. For more than a decade, Attorney Haug has been representing people just like you. You can trust that Attorney Haug will put his more than a decade of experience to work for you.
Penalties for Criminal Convictions in Mississippi
When you are convicted of a crime in Mississippi, you face consequences that can range from minor to severe. For example, if you are arrested for and convicted of shoplifting, you may face a fine and a short time of no more than six months in jail. On the other hand, if you are charged with and convicted of homicide, you may be sentenced to death.
While charges may have common elements, each case is unique and Attorney Haug will treat it as such. Your case isn’t like the last, and Attorney Haug will dedicate himself to your defense. You will always understand exactly where you are in your case, and you will be given options in order to make an informed decision. Attorney Haug does not just work for you, he works with you to ensure the most favorable outcome on your behalf.
Consequences of a Criminal Conviction
Being convicted of a crime in Mississippi can have life-altering consequences. When you are convicted of a crime, you instantly have a record that follows you for the rest of your life. This can make it difficult to secure employment, keep the job you already have or even find housing. Soon, you may find that the reputation you have worked so hard to build is ruined.
A criminal conviction doesn’t only come with the possibility of time behind bars. You will be assessed a fine, along with court costs and fees. Depending on the severity of your crime, these costs can be financially overwhelming. This would cause you to make hard choices between adhering to your court orders or supporting your family.
How a Criminal Defense Attorney Can Help
When you hire an experienced criminal defense attorney like C. Marty Haug, you have access to knowledge and experience. Attorney Haug has developed relationships within the local court system and will put those relationships to work for you.
A criminal defense attorney understands the local criminal justice system, and the nuances of your unique case. When you choose to work with Attorney Haug, you may be able to have your charges or penalties reduced or dismissed altogether.
Call a North Mississippi Criminal Defense Lawyer Today
Call our office today at 662-324-9492 to schedule your free case evaluation. We understand the stress you are under right now, but we urge you to contact us as soon as possible. You don’t have a moment to lose when it comes to your defense. Call now to schedule your consultation and let Attorney Haug begin to work on your case and protect your rights. You deserve nothing less.