Criminal Defense Lawyers in Luzerne County
Fighting on Behalf of Clients across Eastern Pennsylvania
Being arrested, charged, or accused of a crime can be a terrifying experience. In the moment, you may forget your rights—especially your right to consult with an attorney. At Slusser Law Firm, our Luzerne County criminal defense attorneys have extensive experience dealing with many criminal cases, including DUIs and assaults. If you or a loved one needs legal representation in a criminal case, call Slusser Law Firm We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and one of our lawyers will call you back in less than hour.
Call Slusser Law Firm. We’ll Be There for You.
Since 1999, Slusser Law Firm has been providing clients with exceptional representation. The attorneys at our firm are committed to working one-on-one with each client and guiding them through the complex criminal defense process. We are the name you know and trust.
We represent clients in these types of cases, among others:
- Major felonies
- Drug act violations, both felony and misdemeanor
- Retail theft/shoplifting
- Sexual offenses
- Juvenile matters
- Burglary, robbery, theft, and property crimes
- Assault and domestic violence
- Firearms cases
- PFA (Protection from abuse orders)/indirect criminal contempt
- Bail reductions
- Parole/probation violations
- Speeding and motor vehicle violations
Fighting to Protect Your Rights
Society’s need for effective law enforcement must be balanced by the respect for the rights and responsibilities of the individual. If you believe your rights are violated, do not try to resolve the situation at the scene. Rather, speak to an attorney from Slusser Law Firm after the incident. Remember that you have the right to remain silent, and that anything you say or do may be admissible in court.
Refrain from arguing with the police and immediately ask to call a Luzerne County criminal defense attorney at Slusser Law Firm, regardless of the time of day. An attorney from our firm will call you back within an hour. Try to remember everything about the incident and, preferably, write it down as soon as possible, including the names and phone numbers of witnesses. Take photos, if possible. An attorney from our team will need these details when speaking with you about your particular case and to begin preparing your defense strategy.