If you are convicted of a violent crime in Colorado, you can count on spending a long time behind bars. With your freedom at stake, you need an experienced attorney who knows how to build an effective defense strategy and how to dismantle the prosecution’s case. Jeffrey R. Edelman, P.C. has been defending Coloradans accused of violent crimes since 1977.
Certain felonies that are designated “crimes of violence” carry minimum mandatory prison sentences. The judge cannot sentence you to anything less than the statutory minimum. So if you are convicted, you go to prison. Some crimes that are routinely charged as crimes of violence include:
Because the consequences of a conviction are devastating, you need an experienced lawyer on your side. Jeffrey R. Edelman listens to you, works with you, and develops innovative strategies for your case.
When an offense is designated a crime of violence, the normal “presumptive range” of possible prison sentences increases. The consequences of an offense being designated a crime of violence include:
A violent crime conviction can put you away for the rest of your life. This is not the time to take a chance on a lawyer with limited criminal defense experience. The Jeffrey R. Edelman, P.C. legal team has been defending those charged with violent crimes since 1977. Contact the firm at 720-588-9384 or contact us by email. Initial consultations are free, and we can be reached after normal business hours if necessary.