West Virginia likes to maintain its “tough on crime” image by aggressively prosecuting people accused of crimes, especially violent crimes like homicide. The crime often is considered one of the most heinous, and it can carry some of the most severe criminal and civil consequences.
If you have been accused of murder or homicide, you are facing the most serious set of penalties under West Virginia or federal law. If convicted, your life will never be the same. Your choice of a criminal defense lawyer is extremely important and should be made as quickly as possible so your defense efforts can begin in earnest. Although West Virginia has no death penalty statute conviction of 1st Degree Murder can carry a sentence of life without possibility of parole. West Virginia Code §61-2-1.
Martinsburg West Virginia Homicide Attorney
At MillsMcDermott, we have more than 30 years of experience representing people accused of serious and violent crimes, such as murder and homicide. If you have been charged with or are being investigated for someone’s death, do not hesitate to contact us at our offices in Martinsburg West Virginia. The attorneys understand the sensitive situation you are in, and they will work to make sure your rights are represented.
MillsMcDermott represents clients throughout the Martinsburg West Virginia area and throughout West Virginia. They will handle your case with the utmost importance and work one-on-one with you to try to get the best possible result in your case. Call 1-304-262-9300 to schedule a free case evaluation. The attorneys never charge for initial consultations.