Queens Sex Crime Attorney
Understanding the Severity of Sexual Allegations
Being accused of a sex crime can immediately change one's outlook on life and the future. Just an accusation can affect your social standing and have other repercussions on your life, at work and at home. Very often society is too quick to condemn on no evidence at all. The investigator or arresting officer might treat you as though you have already been found guilty. To tell your story in a non-judgmental environment talk to a criminal attorney at our firm who is understanding and has the experience to quickly evaluate your situation and begin forming a strategy.
Common Sex Crimes in Queens
Sex crimes may result in federal or state charges and may be considered misdemeanors or felonies. More serious crimes could mean a life sentence. Internet sex crimes often involve federal prosecution and severe penalties. Depending upon the circumstances an offense involving a minor could have lifelong consequences such as registration as a sex offender. Common sex crimes in New York include:
- Lewd conduct
- Child pornography
- Sexual assault
- Sexual abuse
- Child molestation
- Solicitation of a minor
- Internet sex crimes
Not all accusations are based on fact. Our firm will fight right from the beginning to protect your rights, and reputation throughout the duration of your case.
Enlist Effective Representation
Those convicted of sex crimes involving children or sexual violence can face long prison terms and additional challenges during probation, parole or after release. For example, the address and other information of a registered sex offender may be easily accessed by anyone in the community. With so much at stake, it is important to ensure that you are represented by a skilled criminal defense lawyer that you can rely on to provide a strong defense calculated to help you avoid the potential harsh penalties. You can discuss your case freely in a confidential consultation at Musa-Obregon & Associates.