Allegations of Crimes Against Children
Criminal Defense Lawyers in Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids, & Paw Paw
Being charged with a crime against a child can be traumatic, as you will be exposed to significant damage to your personal reputation. Having a crime against children on your record could result in difficulty finding employment and even make you a pariah in your community. If you face accusations of a crime against a child, it is important to have an experienced attorney protecting your rights.
At Willis Law, our Kalamazoo attorneys provide people in West Michigan with an impassioned defense against child-related crimes. We strive to minimize the damage from criminal charges and discreetly resolve the issue so our clients can maintain their privacy, their reputation and their livelihoods. This is important, as our clients are hardworking individuals who have found themselves in a poor situation.
West Michigan Defense Lawyers
Our attorneys have extensive criminal defense experience and pursue all available means of resolving these issues for our clients, including negotiating favorable plea agreements and taking cases to trial throughout Michigan. We will make sure that you understand all of your options throughout the process so that you can make an informed decision about how to proceed.
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These allegations are particularly damaging for professionals who work with children, as it could bar them from continuing on in their profession. We are sensitive to this when representing teachers, counselors and others who face this danger. Everything we do is designed to minimize risk and protect the personal and professional reputations of our clients.
Soliciting a Minor
Soliciting a minor is a very serious charge in Michigan. It refers to allegations of enticing, alluring, inviting or persuading a minor to enter a home, vehicle or place of business for the purpose of sexual activity. These allegations can stem from in-person contact, phone calls, text messages and conversations over the Internet. A conviction typically leads to registration as a sex offender, which can have long-lasting consequences for the remainder of your life. Our attorneys know how to fight back against child solicitation charges and will stand by your side throughout your entire case.
Contact an Experienced Sex Crimes Lawyer
To learn more about how we can help you, contact us today for a free initial consultation. We have offices in Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids and Paw Paw.