Criminal Defense Lawyers CT
Have you been arrested? We know it can be a scary and confusing experience, and you need someone to help you through the process and protect your rights every step of the way. No matter what the police may have told you, an arrest is only an accusation, not a conviction, and having a skilled criminal defense lawyer on your side can make a significant difference in the outcome of your case.
Whether you are a first-time offender or a repeat one, the criminal defense lawyers at Mahon, Quinn & Mahon can help. Our criminal lawyers, led by Attorney Michael Quinn, have the knowledge and experience to assist you from the date of your arrest until the final disposition of your case.
Skilled Criminal Lawyers in CT
When you need a Connecticut criminal defense attorney, it’s important to choose a law firm that is experienced in Connecticut criminal law and has handled a wide variety of criminal cases. At Mahon, Quinn & Mahon, we are experienced in handling criminal cases, including:
First-Time Offender Representation
If you are a first-time offender in Meriden, Wallingford, Middletown, Berlin, Cheshire, and other parts of Connecticut, there are several programs that can lead to the charges against you being dropped or reduced, and even clear your record of criminal charges. These programs include:
- Accelerated Rehabilitation, a form of probation that can be granted for up to two years for those accused of a misdemeanor or minor felony
- Community Service Labor Program, available to certain first-time offenders arrested for drug possession or drug paraphernalia
- Drug Education Program, available to defendants charged with violating certain drug possession or drug paraphernalia laws
- Youthful Offender Disposition, for first-time offenders under the age of 18
At Mahon, Quinn & Mahon, we understand the intricacies of these programs and can help determine which programs you are eligible for, and the best way to help limit your criminal charges and jail time. Choosing an experienced Connecticut criminal defense lawyer can make a big difference in your case.
Previously Convicted Defendants
If you have previously been convicted of a crime, you may be facing more serious penalties, which means it’s even more important to have an expert criminal defense attorney in your corner.
At Mahon, Quinn & Mahon, we have experience dealing with prosecutors and navigating the criminal justice system in Connecticut, and can fully and knowledgeably discuss your options with you and review the possible penalties and outcomes of your case.
If you need a CT criminal defense lawyer, contact our office today for a free and confidential consultation.