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Dayton Criminal Defense Attorneys

Dayton Criminal Defense Attorneys

When a person is accused of committing a crime, it can be a scary, confusing, and overwhelming experience. An experienced and knowledgeable Ohio defense attorney can help defend and protect your rights throughout the criminal justice process. In Dayton, the dedicated criminal defense lawyers at Comunale Law have zealously advocated for many clients accused of committing criminal acts, and we can help in your case, too. To learn more, call or contact our office today to schedule a consultation. 

Cases Our Criminal Defense Attorneys Handle 

The experienced Ohio criminal defense attorneys at Comunale Law handle many different types of misdemeanor and felony cases. Misdemeanor criminal acts refer to nonviolent, lesser offenses while felony crimes encompass violent acts and more serious crimes. Our zealous attorneys have defended clients in Dayton accused of the following criminal acts: 

  • Driving under the influence (DUI),
  • Operating a vehicle impaired (OVI,
  • Drug possession,
  • Drug trafficking,
  • Drug manufacture and sale,
  • Driver’s license suspension,
  • Underage drinking,
  • Assault,
  • Battery,
  • Domestic violence,
  • Gun crimes,
  • Weapons offenses,
  • Sex crimes,
  • Sexual assault,
  • White-collar crimes,
  • Theft,
  • Burglary,
  • Manslaughter, 
  • Homicide.

If you or someone you know has been accused of committing a crime in the Dayton area, it is important that you speak with a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible about your case.

Penalties for Criminal Conviction

Even for lesser misdemeanor offenses, the penalties for conviction of criminal acts in Ohio can be significant. Misdemeanor convictions can result in up to six months in jail and thousands of dollars in fines on top of court costs and other fees. Penalties can include community service, drug and alcohol education programs, ignition interlock devices, restitution, and other punishment.

Felony convictions are even more serious, with penalties that include a minimum of one year in prison up to a lifetime behind bars. A conviction for a felony offense also comes with additional limitations upon release, including a prohibition on possessing a firearm, voting, communicating with others convicted of felony offenses, and more. Criminal conviction at any level also results in a permanent criminal record, which will show up on every background check for school, jobs, and housing that can follow a person for the rest of their life.

Why You Should Hire a Criminal Defense Attorney

A criminal defense attorney is in the best position possible to protect and defend someone accused of committing a crime in Ohio. Without a criminal defense attorney, your case will be handed to a public defender who likely has dozens, if not hundreds, of other cases. Instead of being lost in the shuffle, a hired criminal defense attorney can give your case the attention it deserves. A defense attorney can explain the criminal justice process and answer any questions that you may have. They will craft the best possible defense for your case and advocate for you during arraignment, pretrial motions, and trial. To learn more about the benefits of hiring a criminal defense lawyer, call our office today.

Call or Contact Our Office Now

If you or a loved one has been arrested in the Dayton area, call or contact Comunale Law today to schedule a consultation with our experienced criminal defense lawyers.

Other Areas Of Practice

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Our personal injury lawyers at Comunale Law Office have litigated for their clients that have suffered from injuries from vehicle accidents, hazardous products, medical malpractice and dangerous job conditions successfully gaining compensation for any losses.

Criminal Defense

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If you have been charged with a crime in the Dayton area, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney on your side. The attorneys at Comunale Law Office fight to defend the rights of our clients. We have built our reputation on getting results.

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