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The criminal defense lawyers at Barfoot & Schoettker, L.L.C. know that it can be intimidating to be arrested or charged with a crime. This is especially true if you have never had contact with the criminal justice system. The stakes are high and your freedom is at risk. You will need a tough and experienced defense lawyer to handle your case with confidence. Our lawyers are litigators, they have tried cases in Municipal, State and Federal courts. Experience and knowledge of the criminal system is key to a successful result. Our lawyers have handled thousands of criminal matters from traffic tickets to capital murder. We have a former Montgomery County Prosecutor in our office with first had knowledge of how the State of Alabama builds a case against someone accused of a crime. There are many ways to resolve a criminal matter from a jury trial to a negotiated plea agreement with the State or Federal Government. There are also other avenues that can be explored such as various State and Federal pretrial programs that can end in dismissal of the charges against you. Each case and client are unique. We will spend the time with you to determine the best course of action for you and see it through to the end.

Our lawyers have handle cases involving a large number of criminal charges. They have experience representing clients charged with the following offenses:

  • Drugs: Possession, Distribution, Trafficking, Manufacturing and others
  • Driving and Boating Under The Influence of Alcohol, Drugs and Prescription Drugs
  • Property Crimes: Theft, Receiving Stolen Property, Worthless Instruments
  • Crimes of Violence: Capital Murder, Murder, Manslaughter, Reckless Murder, Assault, Domestic Violence, Arson
  • Fraud: Criminal Possession of Forged Instrument, Check Forgery, Identity Theft, Credit Card Fraud
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Court Trials, Jury Trials, Appeals, Probation Violations, Parole Hearings

If you are under investigation, or have been arrested or charged with a crime in Municipal, State or Federal Court you should contact a lawyer as soon as possible. The earlier you retain representation the sooner we can gather time-sensative evidence and begin our own investigation to develop a defense on your behalf. We offer a free consultation with one of our criminal defense lawyers by calling (334) 834-3444 or submitting a free case evaluation form electronically.

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