At the Bay Area law firm of Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP, we believe every client deserves respect, due process and a zealous advocate in the criminal justice system. This means you are innocent until proven guilty, and your rights need to be upheld every step of the way.
Having a criminal record of any kind can lead to obstacles in your personal life. Sex crime accusations or convictions are perhaps the most challenging in this respect. The social stigma of being a convicted sex offender may limit your employment opportunities and where you can live. It can even change relationships with your friends and family.
Whether you were charged with a sex crime against an adult or a minor, our defense lawyers are here to help. Call 925-449-0666 to arrange a free initial consultation.
Are you looking for a female defense attorney? Look no further than Melissa E. Adams. She has vigorously defended numerous clients against sex crime charges. If you prefer a male defense lawyer, you can count on Timothy B. Rien or Joseph J. Cox to fight for you.
We handle the following matters, among many others:
Charges may have been brought against you, but that does not mean you have to give in to the criminal justice system. There are ways to fight back, protect your reputation and your future. Here are a few possibilities:
It may be tempting to try to reason with the alleged victim when you have been accused of a crime. You may feel compelled to tell the police more information than you should. Remember that talking without a defense attorney present can lead to incriminating evidence against you.
Call 925-449-0666 or email our office before you share information with other parties. We can listen during a confidential consultation and give you the straightforward counsel you need.