When you are arrested, government authorities work immediately to compromise your rights and build a case against you. Though each accused American has fundamental constitutional rights, it takes a dedicated criminal defense lawyer to enforce them effectively. At Haspel, McLeod & Drawbaugh, P.C., we battle on behalf of Maryland clients from offices in Frederick, Hagerstown and Rockville. We understand the law behind felony and misdemeanor charges and use the knowledge we’ve gained through decades of practice to mount a comprehensive defense for our clients. With more than 100 years of combined legal experience, we offer the skill and determination you deserve when you’ve been accused of a crime.
Felony charges are serious matters that can result in long prison terms. We are not intimidated by these cases and deliver forceful, intelligent advocacy in all types of felony matters, including those relating to:
Our Frederick criminal defense lawyers can evaluate your case promptly and honestly, so you can determine whether to seek a trial or attempt to reach a fair plea agreement.
In Maryland, if you’re convicted of a misdemeanor, you could face fines and incarceration of up to year. Furthermore, the conviction will go on your record, potentially limiting your ability to get the home or job that you want. Our firm represents clients against a full range of misdemeanor charges, including:
In every case we handle, we are committed to protecting our clients’ rights, which includes their ability to confront their accusers and receive a fair trial. We won’t rest until we’ve secured the best possible outcome under the circumstances of your case.
Haspel, McLeod & Drawbaugh, P.C. represents clients throughout Frederick, Washington, Montgomery and Howard counties in all types of criminal defense litigation. Please call 301-631-0592 or contact us online to schedule an appointment at one of our offices, located in Frederick, Hagerstown and Rockville.