Michigan CSC 4th Degree Attorney

Criminal sexual conduct (CSC) is a serious charge, and even 4th degree charges can result in life changing punishment. Grabel & Associates has been defending clients in tough sex crime cases for over a decade, and we understand the high stakes in CSC cases. Our sex crimes lawyers know the tactics that are effective in criminal cases, and our defense strategies have been proven in thousands of past cases. Contact an attorney immediately and fight back against police and prosecutors who will be trying to put you behind bars.

Sex Crimes Defense Lawyer Fighting for Clients in CSC Cases in Ann Arbor, Detroit, Lansing, Grand Rapids, and Throughout Michigan

Avoid jail and fines by working with a respected Michigan sex crimes lawyer. Our attorneys defend clients throughout Michigan’s 83 counties, and our team is recognized for their ability to achieve great results in criminal cases. We are always available for clients in CSC cases, and it is crucial to contact a lawyer immediately if you are investigated for or charged with 4th degree criminal sexual conduct in Michigan. Work with one of Michigan’s best defense law firms and benefit from effective defense throughout the criminal justice process.

Michigan CSC in the Fourth Degree Charge

According to the Michigan Penal Code, a fourth degree CSC conviction can result if a person is found guilty of sexual contact (not penetration) with an alleged victim, along with at least one of the following circumstances:

  • Alleged victim between 13 and 16 and defendant is at least 5 years older than the alleged victim
  • Force or coercion is used to accomplish sexual contact (includes threats, violence, unacceptable medical examination, and concealment)
  • The defendant knows the alleged victim is mentally incapable or physically helpless
  • The defendant is a mental health professional who makes sexual contact with someone who has been a patient within 2 years prior to the sexual contact
  • The alleged victim and defendant are related by blood or affinity to the 3rd degree (and are not legally married)
  • The alleged victim is between 16 and 18 years old and is a student in the school or district where the defendant is a teacher, administrator, volunteer or other employee of that school or district and the two are not legally married
  • The alleged victim is between 16 and 26 and is receiving special education services while the defendant is a teacher, employee, or volunteer of the school or district providing the services and the two are not legally married

Contact Grabel & Associates if you believe sex with a minor or other sexual contact in Michigan could lead to CSC accusations. If you have been investigated for improper sexual contact, contact our criminal defense team immediately and protect your freedom.

Criminal Penalty for 4th Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct Crime in MI

Contact an attorney now if you have been charged with a sex crime in Michigan or if you are under investigation for a sex charge. If convicted of criminal sexual conduct after making illegal sexual contact with another person, you could face up to two years in prison along with fines and sex offender registration. Grabel & Associates will protect your rights and aggressively defend your freedom in any court statewide throughout every stage of your case.

Our Approach to Michigan Sex Crimes

Grabel & Associates has the experience needed to develop comprehensive, individualized criminal defense strategies, and we are dedicated to providing impressive results for clients in even the most difficult sex crime cases. Our lawyers combine for over 100 years of criminal defense experience and will utilize knowledge gained in thousands of past sex crime cases to help you earn the best possible case result.

Don’t hesitate to contact an attorney, as our lawyers can protect your rights throughout the criminal process and will help you fight back against police and prosecutors who will be gathering evidence against you. Our work helps clients achieve their legal goals and earn case dismissals, dropped charges, and reduced or suspended sentences.

Contact Scott Grabel & Associates for Aggressive Sex Crime Defense

Call Grabel & Associates now from anywhere in Michigan at 800-677-9795 or contact us online. We are available 24/7 for a free case consultation, and an experienced analyst will immediately begin discussing your legal options with you. You can also contact our law firm and ask to set up a free consultation with respected trial lawyer Scott Grabel, who has been helping Michigan’s accused prevent wrongful conviction for over a decade. Work with the best and obtain the best possible results, contact Grabel & Associates now.