Royal Oak Sex Crimes Lawyer
Our law firm can help clients accused of sexual assault, statutory rape, sexual abuse, child molestation and abuse, Internet crimes involving child pornography or sex crime offenses solicited through Internet chat rooms, indecent exposure, and other criminal sexual offenses. Our firm also provides post-conviction services, including appeals, record expungements, and parole and probation violation representation. If you are facing charges for a sex crimes offense in Royal Oak, Michigan, the law firm of Grabel & Associates can help. Our experienced defense team has compiled a successful track record of defending clients in courts throughout Michigan, including courts in Oakland County.
If Sex Crime Charges Are Brought Against You, You Need an Experienced Sex Crimes Defense Attorney
A conviction for a sex crime in the state of Michigan, if serious, is likely going to involve much more than just a fine and community service. The fact is, a sex crime conviction can result in a lengthy prison sentence and, even after release, may require registration under the Michigan Sex Offenders Registration Act (SORA) a requirement that can haunt your family, your employment prospects, your personal relationships, and your social standing for the rest of your life. When the stakes are this high, you cannot afford to take unnecessary risks. At Grabel & Associates, our top defense law firm offers a total commitment to your defense whether defending against a first offense or if you already have a criminal record.
When You Are Facing Charges for a Sex-Related Crime in Royal Oak, We Can Help
We know that serving our clients' needs is not about luck, but about how well we do our job. We adhere to the time-tested American principle that the accused is innocent until proven guilty. We thoroughly investigate all the allegations and analyze the prosecution's evidence; our goal is to exploit gaps, inconsistencies, and mistakes that can create a reasonable doubt in the jury's mind, so that our clients will not be unjustly charged or convicted. Our record of achieving successful outcomes for our clients demonstrates that hard work and diligent representation of our client's interests are the keys to an effective defense strategy. When you need someone to defend you aggressively, you can rely on the attorneys at Grabel & Associates.
Crimes Occurring in Royal Oak, MI, are Tried in Oakland County Courts
Misdemeanor cases for crimes in Oakland County carrying a punishment of less than 12 months incarceration are handled in a variety of district courts throughout Oakland County. Preliminary examinations in felony cases are also handled by district courts in Oakland County. The appropriate district court for crimes occurring in the city of Royal Oak is the 44th District Court located in Royal Oak:
44th District Court
400 E. Eleven Mile Rd.
Royal Oak, Michigan 48067
Serious misdemeanor and felony cases held over for trial are tried in the Oakland County 6th Judicial Circuit Court. The 6th Circuit Court also handles criminal appeals. The 6th Circuit Court is located in Pontiac, Michigan, at:
Oakland County Circuit Court
1200 N. Telegraph Rd.
Pontiac, Michigan 48341-0404
The city of Royal Oak is a suburb of Detroit that lies in Oakland County, with a population of 57,236. Royal Oak is home to the Detroit Zoo, which is a leading tourist attraction, and it is also the home to a very active entertainment community, including the Royal Oak Music Theatre and the Landmark Main Art Theatre. Royal Oak is also the site of Mark Ridley's Comedy Castle, a comedy club that was an early venue for Tim Allen, who set his sitcom, Home Improvement, in the city of Royal Oak. Despite the fact that Royal Oak is the 18th largest city in Michigan, its crime rate has been much lower than the national average over the last decade. According to recent records, there are only 58 registered sex offenders living in Royal Oak, making the ratio of residents to sex offenders low.
When You Need Help, Grabel & Associates Is There, 24/7
At Grabel & Associates, we understand that sometimes the most frightening aspect of confronting criminal charges is the unknown. Unless you have experience taking a case through the criminal justice system from beginning to end, the process can be confusing, frustrating, and intimidating, especially in Oakland County. The good news is, you do not have to go through it alone. Our sex crimes defense attorneys can provide you with the answers and guidance you need to understand what is going on and to help you make the best decisions about what to do. If you are arrested or charged, contact Grabel & Associates right away. We have an attorney available to help you 24 hours a day, seven days a week for a free, no-obligation, initial consultation.