Being charged with a crime can be one of the most stressful situations a person ever experiences. Whether you were pulled over and charged with a traffic violation or face a more severe charge such as a drug-related offense, you stand to lose more than just a few hundred dollars for a fine — a conviction could follow you for life, you could spend significant time and money fighting in court and you could even face years in prison.
The first step in protecting your freedom begins with contacting a lawyer who understands local laws and the courts and judges. At Higgins Law Firm, PLLC, we understand the nuances of the law and the local landscape because we are Iowans representing individuals and families in communities throughout the state. Armed with experience, tested strategies and a commitment to the people we serve, we provide the strong defenses against the following misdemeanor and felony charges:
At our Des Moines law office, persons charged with crimes of varying degrees of seriousness, from simple misdemeanors to felonies, can find a compassionate ally. No matter what the charge, our attorneys will work with you to educate you on your rights and do what it takes to ensure that prosecutors and the police respect those rights.