CRIMINAL DEFENSE

SHREVEPORT/BOSSIER CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY

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Attorney Michael J. Vergis is known for his aggressive and highly successful representation of those accused of major felonies. He is well-renowned for his history of winning at trial. Clients are certain to receive personal attention and availability. With an excellent reputation among judges, prosecutors, and court personnel, you’re in good hands with him on your side.

If you’ve been accused of a crime in the Shreveport or Bossier area, you need Michael J. Vergis to represent you. To schedule your consultation, call 318-698-3724 today. 

A criminal defense attorney is a legal professional who represents individuals accused of crimes. They’re job is to defend this person in a court of law and work to receive the best outcome possible for their client. 

 

The job of a criminal defense attorney depends on what level the case falls under. Federal prosecutions get handled differently from criminal cases in state courts. Michael J. Vergis handles all Federal, State, and City cases. These include:

DRUG / NARCOTIC CASES

  • Manufacture, Distribution, Possession with Intent
  • Possession
  • Obtaining by Fraud
 

CRIMES OF VIOLENCE

  • 1st Degree Murder
  • 2nd Degree Murder
  • Attempted 1st and 2nd Degree Murder
  • Armed Robbery, Robbery
  • Kidnapping, Assault
  • Burglary, Theft, Home Invasion
 

TRAFFIC OFFENSES

  • DWI, DUS
  • Hit and Run, Negligent Injury
  • Careless Operation, Speeding
 

WHITE COLLAR OFFENSES

  • Fraud, Forgery
  • Worthless Checks, Embezzlement
  • Insurance Fraud
 

SEX OFFENSES 

  • Rape, Molestation 
  • Failure to Register 
 

EXPUNGEMENTS

Louisiana laws allow a person to “expunge” or “clear” his or her record of arrests, criminal charges, or criminal convictions in certain limited situations.

A criminal defense attorney is a legal professional who represents individuals accused of crimes. They’re job is to defend this person in a court of law and work to receive the best outcome possible for their client. 

The job of a criminal defense attorney depends on what level the case falls under. Federal prosecutions get handled differently from criminal cases in state courts. Michael J. Vergis handles all Federal, State, and City cases. These include:

DRUG / NARCOTIC CASES

  • Manufacture, Distribution, Possession with Intent
  • Possession
  • Obtaining by Fraud
 

CRIMES OF VIOLENCE

  • 1st Degree Murder
  • 2nd Degree Murder
  • Attempted 1st and 2nd Degree Murder
  • Armed Robbery, Robbery
  • Kidnapping, Assault
  • Burglary, Theft, Home Invasion
 

TRAFFIC OFFENSES

  • DWI, DUS
  • Hit and Run, Negligent Injury
  • Careless Operation, Speeding
 

WHITE COLLAR OFFENSES

  • Fraud, Forgery
  • Worthless Checks, Embezzlement
  • Insurance Fraud
 

SEX OFFENSES 

  • Rape, Molestation 
  • Failure to Register 
 

EXPUNGEMENTS

Louisiana laws allow a person to “expunge” or “clear” his or her record of arrests, criminal charges, or criminal convictions in certain limited situations.

If you’ve been accused of a crime, you should certainly hire a criminal defense attorney. It is vital to get expert legal advice as quickly as possible. This ensures the best possible outcome from the start. You need an aggressive defense. Your defense will work tirelessly to prove your innocence or lessen your charge. 

The court will provide you with a public defender if you cannot afford a private attorney. These public defenders are reserved for those who can prove they don’t have the financial means to pay for their own attorney. With a public defender, you are dealing with someone who likely has several other cases outside of your own. Hiring a defense attorney like Michael J. Vergis can help ensure your case is top priority. 

If you’ve been accused of a crime, you should certainly hire a criminal defense attorney. It is vital to get expert legal advice as quickly as possible. This ensures the best possible outcome from the start. You need an aggressive defense. Your defense will work tirelessly to prove your innocence or lessen your charge. 

The court will provide you with a public defender if you cannot afford a private attorney. These public defenders are reserved for those who can prove they don’t have the financial means to pay for their own attorney. With a public defender, you are dealing with someone who likely has several other cases outside of your own. Hiring a defense attorney like Michael J. Vergis can help ensure your case is top priority. 

Criminal Defense in Shreveport/Bossier City

Michael J. Vergis has represented clients for over 23 years on all criminal matters from DWI to 1st Degree Murder cases to even large Drug Conspiracy cases in the Federal Court. If you are facing criminal charges, having someone with this kind of experience can be crucial to your future. If you have been accused of a crime in the Shreveport/Bossier area, call 318-698-3724 to speak with Attorney at Law Michael J. Vergis today.

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