- Drug charges, such as trafficking, distribution and manufacturing drugs
- Identity theft and another fraud
- Sex crimes, such as sexual assault, rape and possession of child pornography
- Embezzlement and other white collar crimes
- Homicide and other violent crimes
Know Your Rights And How To Make The Most Of Them
Legal matters, especially those relating to cases of criminal defense, can often be intricate and complex in the various details and angles of approach. In order to effectively approach each and every case with confidence, Ms. Hemingway will take the time to carefully review the facts of your case and consider all options before developing a defense strategy. Each case is unique and different, and as an experienced criminal defense attorney, she understands this individualized concept and gives each case the personal attention that it needs to succeed. Her emphasis on clear, concise communication begins at the initial consultation. Every step of the way, she will make herself available to ensure that you feel comfortable and confident as your case proceeds. She will be with you until the end as she carries through to the resolution of your legal matter. Hemingway stands on the long standing principal that knowledge is power. She believes that informed clients become more actively involved in their defense, which helps produce the best possible outcomes. While your legal counsel handles most of the technical aspect of the case, your participation is just as important. By maintaining a level of legal competence, you will equip yourself for confidence in the courtroom. Let the nerves subside and put your trust in Hemigway’s legal counsel.
In most criminal cases, there are numerous options for a defense strategy. Ms. Hemingway’s experience and her familiarity with a wide range of felony criminal cases provide great value in assessing the options available to her clients. Her knowledge of mid-Michigan criminal courts and its prosecutors provides insight in determining whether it makes sense to go to trial or seek a resolution through a negotiated plea deal.
Every decision that is made in your case will be based on your best interest. No outcome is guaranteed, of course, but Ms. Hemingway will explain all of your options and discuss with you whether it makes sense to fight for acquittal or seek to minimize the impact of a felony charge through alternative sentencing. Keep in mind that an assertive approach to criminal defense can occur in negotiations just as commonly as it can in the courtroom.