Bakersfield Murder Attorney
Information on Murder Charges
If you are under investigation or have been charged with murder, the stakes
could not be higher. This very serious crime carries the heaviest punishments
of our criminal justice system, including the death penalty for capital
murder cases. Never answer any questions from investigators in a murder
case without first ensuring you have the highest quality legal representation
to protect your rights. If you have already been charged with murder,
it is imperative that you contact
our firm before the case progresses further. The importance of hiring an aggressive
and experienced criminal defense attorney cannot be overstated. Contact
criminal defense attorney at our firm to discuss your case.
To speak with
our murder lawyer about your case,
contact us today.
Murder is classified in two degrees: first degree and second degree
- First degree is the more serious of the two, and result in life in prison
or the death penalty.
- Second degree murder can result in 30 years in prison.
If an accidental death occurred while the defendant was perpetrating a
felony crime such as theft or battery, the manslaughter will be automatically
increased to charges of murder.
Whatever the circumstances of your case may be, you need an attorney who
will move forward at once with aggressive defense action that could assist
you and your case. Whether the situation is a case of mistaken identity,
self-defense or factors could influence your case outcome, it is imperative
that you ensure that your rights are protected and that you have every
possible opportunity to avoid conviction.
Murder Lawyer in Bakersfield
The Law Offices of Kyle J. Humphrey, we take all of our cases extremely seriously. We will initiate immediate
defense actions to assist you. The first step is to contact our office
before the case progresses any further. As with any criminal charge, the
burden of proof lies with the prosecution. We have the experience and
the impressive record in court you will need if you are facing charges
Contact a Bakersfield murder defense attorney
at once if you are facing charges of murder.