Criminal Defense Attorney in Columbus, Ohio
Everyone’s story begins differently. It could start with a D.U.I charge after a friend’s party, a knock at the door by federal agents armed with a search warrant, or a certified letter from the IRS. No matter how unexpectedly, when the Government accuses you of wrongdoing, your life can change dramatically.
Our firm understands that your case is not just about your good name and integrity but also your career, finances, family and freedom. We understand that facing the judicial system can seem frightening and overwhelming, but you need not do it alone. For 25 years, the law firm of W. Joseph Edwards has helped clients navigate the system during troubled times. Many of our clients believed all hope was lost and were ready to give up before entering our office. We helped show them that the process may seem daunting but good results are possible.
Our job as your lawyer is to listen, understand, offer encouragement educate and explore all possible alternatives to a conviction and/or sentence of imprisonment. We understand that our clients are people and not just defined by an indictment or accusation. Our dedication to every client means we will continue to fight for you until the best possible result is obtained.
We get results through experience, skill, creativity, and hard work. In addition, we pride ourselves on an up to date knowledge of the cyber techniques law enforcement uses to investigate cases to ensure that the constitutional rights of our clients are protected.
Before hiring another firm, give us a call or send us an email for a free consultation.
Wea pons Charges
Weapons charges can result from a wide array of situations, including concealed permit holder violations, having a weapon under disability. carrying concealed weapons. as well as a number of other charges. Weapons laws in Ohio are complex and serious in nature. If facing weapons charges in Central Ohio, it is important to retain a Columbus, Ohio criminal defense attorney who is experienced with OH weapons laws and defending weapons charges.
Are you or a family member facing criminal charges in the State or Federal Courts of Ohio? W. Joseph Edwards is a Columbus, Ohio based Criminal Defense Attorney representing clients for felony and misdemeanor charges including Assault. Drug. Theft, Sexual Assault. White Collar. and D.U.I. charges in courts throughout Ohio.
A person can be charged with drug offenses in either State or Federal Court. Drug charges can range from Possession. Trafficking. Cultivation of Marijuana, Corrupting Another with Drugs, and Deception to Obtain Dangerous Drugs.
Ohio DUI/OVI Charges
In Ohio, DUI. OVI and OMVI are all the same offense and involve consuming alcohol or a drug, like marijuana, to a degree that it affects to drive a motor vehicle, boat or bicycle. D.U.I.
White Collar Criminal Charges IRS Matters
These offenses deal with business type crimes like Bank Fraud, Mortgage Fraud, Identity Theft, Tax Fraud, Tax Evasion, and other Theft Offenses including Cyber and Computer Crimes.