When you break the law or are accused of breaking the law on a minor or federal level, it can seem like the whole world is closing in on you. Police investigators work to end their case at your expense while prosecutors focus on painting you as a common criminal. It can seem like your fate is already sealed.
The job of a federal criminal defense attorney is to first remind everyone involved that you are innocent until proven guilty. Whether you made a mistake or are accused of breaking a law, you deserve a fair shot in the courtroom.
Before You Plead
It is extremely important to have representation before you plead. Experienced legal counsel will help you make sure to keep all your options open. Have us evaluate your case before making a decision that could impact you negatively for the rest of your life. When the odds are against you, it’s natural to think there are no viable defenses for your situation. Even in the most serious of felonies and federal offenses, there are effective options.
In Oklahoma, there are several criminal defense attorney’s to choose from, but what you need is someone who knows the ins and outs of Oklahoma’s court jurisdictions and has an upper hand in working with them. M.K. Bailey has won cases at every judicial level in the state. In fact, both Mark Bailey and Emilie Kirkpatrick have litigated thousands of felony cases for the Oklahoma County Public Defender’s offices.
We Know Exactly How the Other Side Thinks
Whether the crime you are accused of is drug-related, violent, white-collar, domestic or sexual, we anticipate prosecutors’ arguments in negotiation and at trial. Our goal is make sure you have a fair shot in court, clear your name, and get your life back to normal as quickly as possible.