Northville Sex Crimes Lawyer
The Grabel & Associates law firm focuses on sex crimes defense work, and has developed a practice defending clients accused of criminal sexual offenses. We can help clients facing charges of criminal sexual abuse, solicitation, prostitution, statutory rape, child sexual abuse, child molestation, Internet sex crimes related to child pornography and chat rooms, indecent exposure, and other sex-related offenses. Grabel & Associates can also help with post conviction processes such as sex crime appeals, and dealing with registration issues under SORA. If you find yourself under investigation for a sex crime in Northville, Michigan, you will want to obtain competent legal help right away. The attorneys at Grabel & Associates are available to represent clients in Northville and elsewhere in Oakland and Wayne counties.
Grabel & Associates Attorneys Will Aggressively Defend Your Rights and Your Freedom
The attorneys at Grabel & Associates have earned a reputation throughout Michigan for providing aggressive, competent legal representation to individuals accused of sex-related crimes. We are committed to providing our clients with the best possible defense at every stage of a criminal investigation right up through any prosecution proceedings, including questioning, arrest, trial and, if necessary, appeal. We have had considerable success in helping clients obtain positive outcomes, and, when we have been involved early enough in an investigation, we have even succeeded in preventing charges from being filed. If charges are already filed, we will work to get those charges dismissed, or negotiate to have charges reduced if the situation warrants. Our attorneys are also experienced at trial work, and have an impressive track record in obtaining "Not Guilty" verdicts for our clients.
If You Are Facing a Sex Crime Charge in Northville, Michigan, Get the Right Attorney
At Grabel & Associates, we begin serving our clients by being selective in the cases we accept, so that our clients' cases will get the attention they deserve. By making sure that our defense team has the necessary time and resources to focus on in-depth investigation and legal analysis, we can craft the most effective defense strategy for each particular case. We independently investigate all allegations, using state-of-the-art forensic, DNA, and computer technology, and pursue any promising avenues of defense. We carefully advise and inform our clients of their rights and of the process, so that law enforcement and prosecution officials are not violating their rights. When you are accused of a sex crime in Northville, Michigan, you can count on Grabel & Associates to be on your side.
Criminal Cases Arising in Northville Are Tried in Wayne County Courts
Although Northville lies in both Wayne and Oakland counties, for purposes of criminal law enforcement, Northville is regarded as part of Wayne County. The 35th District Court in Plymouth, Michigan, serves the townships of Canton, Northville, and Plymouth, and the cities of Northville and Plymouth. The court handles all misdemeanors within these communities, and also serves as the court of initial jurisdiction in felony matters. Because a small section of the city of Northville is located in Oakland County, the 35th District Court works closely with police and prosecutors' offices from both Wayne and Oakland counties. The address for the 35th District Court in Plymouth is:
660 Plymouth Rd.
Plymouth, Michigan 48170
The Third Judicial Circuit Court of Wayne County is the largest circuit court in Michigan, with 63 judges and three operating divisions. The Third Circuit Court has jurisdiction over felony criminal cases arising in Wayne County, and is located at:
3rd Circuit Court- Criminal Division
1441 St. Antoine
Detroit, Michigan 48226
The city of Northville, Michigan, is located in, and divided roughly in half by, Oakland and Wayne counties, in the southeastern region of Michigan's Lower Peninsula. The Oakland County portion is surrounded by the city of Novi, and the Wayne County portion is surrounded by Northville Township. It is located 21 miles northeast of Ann Arbor and 29 miles northwest of Detroit. Northville was the site of the Ford Motor Company's Northville Valve Plant from 1919 until 1981, and Northville was also the home of Jennifer Granholm, the first female governor of Michigan, before she was elected and moved to Lansing. As of the most recent statistics, the population of Northville was just under 6,000. The crime rate in Northville has been consistently lower than the national average by a significant margin over the last decade. There are only 18 sex offenders registered under Michigan's Sex Offenders Registration Act (SORA) living in Northville, making the ratio of citizens to sex offenders roughly 743 to one.
You Can Call Grabel & Associates 24/7 When You Need Help
As soon as you find yourself the subject of an investigation for a sex crime, contact an attorney right away. The minute you become involved is the minute your rights and your freedom may be in jeopardy, and you cannot afford to risk your future in the hope that things will turn out all right. You need someone in your corner who can tell you what is going on, and who understands the legal system. The attorneys at Grabel & Associates are available to help clients in Northville. When you contact Grabel & Associates, no matter what day, no matter what hour, an attorney will be available to answer your questions and to provide you information.