Chester County Indecent Exposure Arrest Lawyer
Are you facing criminal charges for indecent exposure, open lewdness or corruption of minors in Chester County Pennsylvania? Then speak to a Pennsylvania Criminal Defense Lawyer to defend your charges or arrest for the sex crimes of Indecent Exposure, Open Lewdness or Corruption of Minors in Chester County.
Indecent Exposure is a misdemeanor of the second degree unless the person knows that persons less than 18 years of age are present, making the offense a misdemeanor of the first degree. It is proven by showing that a person exposes his or genitals in any public place or place where there are other people present.
Open Lewdness is a misdemeanor of the third degree based on proof that a person does any lewd act that he/she knows is likely to be observed by others who would be alarmed by the act.
Corruption of minors is when a person over the age of 18 commits any act that corrupts the morals of a minor less than 18.
It is essential that a skilled attorney gets involved to dispute the Chester County District Attorney’s evidence, their version of events, and the testimony of their witnesses. It is important that you do not make the mistake and give a statement to the police or Pennsylvania authorities before you have consulted and retained counsel.
Committed to Helping You Avoid the Worst Possible Scenario
While there are no guarantees in criminal defense law, understanding your rights and the legal options available to you can improve your chances when defending yourself from charges of Indecent Assault, Open Lewdness or Corruption of Minors. As criminal defense attorneys serving Chester County with years of experience in our criminal justice system, we understand how to negotiate with the court, how to identify questionable police conduct and suspicious testimony, and prevent clients from making certain kinds of mistakes.
When evidence and guilt is not in question, extenuating circumstances may convince the court to either reduce the charges against you or the sentence you face. As your defense lawyers, we work with the Chester County prosecutors in exploring alternative sentencing options when a plea of “guilty” may be in your best interest. In certain cases where provocation, a medical condition, or alcohol is involved, it may be possible to avoid jail or a heavy fine in exchange for a promise to get counseling, provide community service, and agree to probation.
You also need Chester County criminal defense lawyers both passionate in what they do and compassionate in their treatment of their clients. You deserve a Pennsylvania criminal defense lawyer that is available when you need him, treats you with respect, and protects your rights vigorously when faced with Indecent exposure, Open Lewdness or Corruption of Minors charges. We make your choice all the clearer fighting for clients throughout Chester County. For more information or to schedule an appointment with an experienced Pennsylvania criminal defense lawyer, contact us at (610) 692-8700.