Irvine Military Crimes Defense Attorney
Defending Service Members in Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Laguna NigUel, & Mission Viejo
When members of the United States Armed Forces need legal defense, Grant Law, A Professional Corporation is proud to protect their rights. Those who are facing military charges will be provided with a JAG lawyer. However, we recommend obtaining a civilian attorney. Doing so will ensure that your attorney will have the diverse trial experience needed to aggressively and efficiently defend your rights.
For over 25 years, the attorneys at Grant Law have been proud advocates for clients in the military. Using our experience, our Irvine military defense attorneys provide aggressive and dedicated attention to your case, which is necessary for getting your charges reduced or dismissed. You’ve served your country; you deserve to have the rights that you fought for protected.
Contact the Irvine military crimes lawyers from Grant Law today at (949) 272-0602.
The Rights of Service Members
Like civilians, members of the military in the United States have rights when they’re accused of a crime.
These rights include:
- A free military attorney, or a civilian attorney at personal expense
- The right to a fair trial
- Protection from searches and seizures
- The right to not answer questions in the absence of legal counsel
Results of a Military Crimes Conviction
A court-martial is a serious event and, when it is possible one may happen, having an attorney fighting for your rights is a crucial step to protect your future. Court-martials are classified as special or general.
Special courts martial penalties:
- Bad conduct discharge resulting in the loss of all veterans’ benefits
- 1 year in military prison
- Reduction in grade
General courts martial penalties:
- Dishonorable discharge
- Maximum of life in prison
- The possibility of the death penalty
Contact Grant Law’s Irvine Military Crimes Lawyers Today at (949) 272-0602
Military charges are serious, and a dishonorable discharge has the potential to ruin the rest of your life. By hiring an experienced lawyer from Grant Law, you are taking the first steps toward protecting your future. Once you obtain the help of Grant Law, you can trust us to approach your case with the urgency it deserves and examine it from every angle, so your rights are properly defended.
Do not hesitate, every second counts for the defense of your future well-being. Contact Grant Law today for your military crime defense at (949) 272-0602.