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Grand Rapids Defense Attorney for Violent Crimes

Experienced Lawyers Defending You Against Allegations of Violent Crimes in Grand Rapids

Being accused of a violent crime is serious business. Being convicted of a violent crime is graver still. Violent crimes are given much importance, both in federal and state courts.

A violent crime conviction may impact your life in ways such as:

  • Bar you from getting work
  • Higher education
  • Approval for housing
  • Many other potential consequences

Violent crimes are also challenging to litigate. Assaults and others forms of violence go to trial more often than any other type of crime. If you have been accused of a violent crime, the experienced attorneys at Scozzari Graham, PLLC can provide you with the representation you need to ensure the optimal legal outcome.

Contact us online or by calling (616) 229-3002 to learn more about what makes us a top criminal defense law firm in Grand Rapids.

Common Violent Crimes in Michigan

Our well-respected defense attorney has represented countless clients and either had their charges dropped or greatly reduced. There are many types of violent crimes in the state of Michigan. Our firm has experience defending clients against all types of violent crime allegations.

Some of the most common violent crimes in Michigan include:

  • Domestic violence
  • Assault and battery
  • Robbery
  • Kidnapping
  • Aggravated and simple assault
  • Carjacking
  • Murder

An Experienced Grand Rapids Violent Crime Defense Attorney

James Scozzari is well-known as an award-wining attorney, one of the most respected criminal defense lawyers in Grand Rapids. A skilled trial attorney, James is known for doing the work required to build a strong case for each client prior to and at trial. And James has proven trial experience representing clients charged with serious violent offenses. When you need a Grand Rapids criminal lawyer who has a successful track record, remember to call Scozzari Graham, PLLC.

Strategizing an Aggressive Defense Against Violent Crime Charges in MI

At Scozzari Graham, PLLC, we strongly believe in the fundamental tenet of justice that that each client is innocent until proven guilty. We also take seriously each person’s right to a fair trial.

His proven defense process includes thoroughly reviewing the case against you:

  1. Investigating the evidence obtained,
  2. Police reports
  3. Police procedure
  4. Witness statements

He looks for weaknesses in the prosecution’s case. He often conducts his own investigation to counter the state’s version of events, when appropriate. If he finds that your rights were violated, he engages in vigorous motion practice to argue for the suppression of evidence and/or the reduction or dismissal of the charges.

Get in Touch with Scozzari Graham, PLLC Today!

A prominent member of the Grand Rapids legal community, James Scozzari specializes in criminal defense and family law. He is known for his thorough preparation, his skill in the courtroom, and his empathetic approach to each client.

If you are in legal trouble — even if you face serious charges of abuse or assault — seek the legal representation you need. Contact Scozzari Graham, PLLC today.

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More Than 25 Years of Combined Experience