Criminal Defense Firm in Virginia Beach
Trusted Legal Representation in Hampton Roads
Following an arrest and criminal charge, many people feel overwhelmed and question how they can get the help that they need. At the Law Office of Shawn M. Cline, PC, we are proud to offer aggressive legal defense to individuals facing a variety of criminal charges. We never back down from a case, nor are we afraid to challenge evidence and defend an individual's rights at trial.
Our founding Virigina Beach criminal defense attorney is a former Judge Advocate General's Corps officer who served as a military prosecutor and defender. When you work with the Law Office of Shawn M. Cline, PC, you can be assured that we will use our experience, tenacious pursuance of justice, and knowledge of various Virginia and military laws to provide you with the best possible resolution to your case.
We Provide Comprehensive Legal Defense
Our firm can assist you in developing a personalized legal strategy to defend you in any of the following case types:
If you are member of the military and have been charged with a criminal offense, you need to work with an attorney who understands military law. At the Law Office of Shawn M. Cline, PC, Attorney Cline is a former JAG officer and military prosecutor who can bring his experience to your aid.
Following an arrest for driving under the influence (DUI), you need to take action to protect your driving privileges and your record. If you are convicted of a DUI, you could be facing license suspension, fines, jail time and restitution. You need to work with an attorney right away.
Domestic violence is the crime of intentionally and knowingly harming a cohabitant, relative or someone with whom you are in a romantic relationship. This offense is punishable by prison time, fines and restitution along with mandatory anger-management courses.
Many factors can influence the outcome of your drug case. Prosecutors will look at the type of drug you had on you, your intentions with the drug, and the amount that was found. The attorney at our firm can help ensure your rights are protected.
Are you being haunted by a criminal past? A criminal record can prevent you from obtaining work, education and housing; however, you may be eligible to permanently seal your criminal records. Contact our firm today to learn about expungement and whether you are eligible.
A conviction for a sex crime is very serious and can include prison time and require you to spend the rest of your life registering as a sex offender. We can defend you against child pornography claims,
internet sex crimes and
Regardless of the items stolen, or their totaled amount, theft crimes carry steep penalties. If you were arrested and charged with robbery, burglary, petty theft, grand theft or any other theft crime case, you need to contact our firm as soon as possible.
While most people assume that traffic offenses will simply "go away," that is not true. Tickets can accumulate, and you may be facing additional complications. You need to work with an attorney to ensure that you receive a favorable outcome to your case.
Violent crimes are some of the most strictly prosecuted offenses in the state of Virginia. If you have been charged with assault and battery,
manslaughter, you need to immediately retain aggressive representation from our firm.
These non-violent crimes still carry potential for extremely harsh sentencing. If you have been arrested or are under investigation for bank fraud,
credit card fraud or
tax fraud, contact our team right away to consult our lead attorney.
Contact a Virginia Beach Criminal Defense Attorney Today!
Are you ready to move forward with your case? The first step in retaining the representation that you deserve is to hire the Law Office of Shawn M. Cline, PC. At our firm, we stand ready to provide outstanding legal representation to individuals facing a variety of legal concerns. With the guidance of our firm, you can be assured that your case will be in good hands. You deserve to be treated with respect and to have your rights and freedoms actively defended.
You deserve to work the Law Office of Shawn M. Cline, PC. This time in your life may be stressful, but you should never trust your future to an inexperienced public defender or attorney. Work with our highly skilled criminal defense lawyer today! We are proud to serve the entire Hampton Roads area and are conveniently located in Virginia Beach & Hampton.