When faced with sex crime charges, you want aggressive and experienced representation from day one. Being convicted of a sex crime can result in harsh penalties including prison time. Sex crime charges can destroy your reputation and have long lasting effects on your life. The stigma attached to such charges can impact your ability to work in certain fields, destroy personal and professional relationships and even affect your ability to find housing.
The following crimes may require those convicted to register as a sex offender:
- Sex trafficking
- Child pornography
- Sexual assault
- Obscene or indecent exposure
- Statutory sexual seduction
- Lewdness with a child
- Open and gross lewdness
- Battery with intent to commit sexual assault
In the entire field of criminal law, sex crimes involve some of the highest numbers in terms of wrongfully convicted people. In many cases, the evidence presented in sex crimes is based on hearsay and it can be easy for details to be misconstrued or misunderstood.
If you have been charged with a sex crime, don’t put your hands in the life of just anyone. It is critical to seek the help of an experienced sex crime attorney who get provide the powerful defense you need to lessen or dismiss your charges. The Bourassa Law group has a proven success record in representing those faced with sex crime charges and we are here to help.