Maryland Federal Criminal Defense Lawyer
Defending Clients in Federal Cases in Maryland
If you are facing federal criminal charges one of the most important decisions you will make is your choice of a federal criminal attorney. Because of the seriousness of federal charges or federal investigations, we strongly advise you to consult with our firm about your case as soon as possible.
Our Maryland federal criminal lawyers can defends clients throughout the District of Maryland charged with a federal crime. The United States Congress is responsible for passing federal laws to protect citizens. However, in some cases, citizens find themselves under criminal investigation by federal law enforcement agencies like the FBI, ATF, Homeland Security, among others.
Federal drug laws are the primary reason the United States has the highest incarceration rate of any other country. If you have been indicted for a federal crime, you could be facing severe legal penalties that are much different than a state level crime.
It's important to note that not all criminal lawyers defend federal crimes because it requires experience to challenge a United States attorney. Most are highly experienced and have endless resources to convict you. You will need to retain a federal criminal defense lawyer who has the background and skills to have the best chance of a favorable outcome on your case.
Federal Crimes We Defend
It's important to note that the vast majority of crimes are prosecuted on the state level. For example, petty theft will always be handled in a state court. However, the federal government will handle specific crimes, such as bank robbery because the deposits are insured by the FDIC. Federal crimes typically occur on federal property or across state lines.
Title 18 of the United States Code contains a list of federal crimes and there are various sections defining federal offenses and legal penalties for each one. Our law firm defends clients against any type of federal offense, including:
- Wire fraud
- Mail fraud
- Identity theft
- Money laundering
- Healthcare fraud
- White collar crimes
- Insider trading
- Federal loan fraud
- Child pornography
- Internet offenses
- RICO conspiracy
- Solicitation of a minor
- Grand Jury representation
- Public corruption
- Social Security fraud
If charged with a federal offense, you are guaranteed the right to due process by the U.S. Constitution. The federal criminal justice system has many steps if you are the target of a federal criminal investigation or already indicted.
If you are under investigation for a federal crime, a complaint could be made to a federal grand jury and a warrant could be issued for your arrest. Early intervention into your case by a qualified federal defense lawyer can often be critical to the outcome.
Get Help From a Federal Defense Lawyer in Maryland
At Eisner Gorin LLP, we have been defending clients in criminal and federal cases for decades. Our attorneys have more than 50 years of combined legal experience in this field, have a thorough understanding of federal law and legal procedure and the federal judicial system.
Our firm and our attorneys are well-respected and have a reputation for excellence and an outstanding commitment to their clients.
Our law firm can provide aggressive and effective legal representation in any federal criminal case. Whatever type of case you are involved in, the earlier you engage the services of a lawyer, the more effective we can be.
We can intervene with federal prosecutors on your behalf, working to reduce the charges or have them dismissed where possible and to minimize the adverse consequences you may be facing. We will work zealously to defend your rights and to secure the most favorable outcome possible for your case.
By contacting our firm now, you will be taking an important step in your legal defense.