Federal Criminal Defense Attorney in Las Vegas
If you were arrested and charged with a federal crime in Las Vegas, you could be facing significant time in prison due to the tough federal sentencing guidelines and mandatory minimums. You must hire an experienced and aggressive federal criminal defense attorney to protect your rights.
Karen A. Connolly represents those facing federal criminal charges in the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada. To speak with her about your case, call (702) 678-6700 today.
Ms. Connolly has secured acquittals, reduced sentences, and reversals of convictions for clients in Nevada.
Charged with a Federal Crime?
Federal Criminal Charges
If you have violated federal law you can be charged with a federal crime and can be prosecuted in federal court. Many crimes can be prosecuted in either state or federal court. Federal charges generally carry much harsher sentences. There is no parole in the federal system.
Federal Sentencing Guidelines
If you are convicted of a federal offense you will be sentenced under the United States Federal Sentencing Guidelines. Federal judges must consult the guidelines in determining an appropriate sentence.
To view the Federal Sentencing Guidelines sentencing chart, click here.
In the federal system of criminal justice there are some very harsh mandatory minimum sentences for various crimes established by the United States Code. Therefore, it is crucial for anyone charged with a federal offense to work with an aggressive criminal defense attorney. Karen A. Connolly will work hard to mount a defense to the federal criminal charges you are facing, and will fight to protect your rights in federal court.
Federal Criminal Court: Las Vegas
U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada
Lloyd D. George U.S. Courthouse
333 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89101
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Monday – Friday, except federal holidays
Las Vegas Federal Criminal Defense Attorney
Karen A. Connolly has a proven record of success. To speak with her about the federal charges you are facing, call (702) 678-6700. She offers a free and confidential consultation to all potential clients.
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