Pennsylvania Weapons Charges Lawyer
Serving Bucks County, Lehigh County, Montgomery County and Philadelphia
Guns and weapons crimes can involve virtually any type of weapon – guns, handguns, automatic weapons and knives. Gun charges are frequently piled on top of other charges. It may be alleged that a domestic assault or sexual assault involved a gun. When this happens, penalties upon conviction are much stricter than if a gun were not involved. If you are facing guns and weapons charges, you should seek help immediately from a knowledgeable defense attorney.
At Applebaum & Associates, we believe you deserve a skilled defense. We are highly skilled in the legal defenses available to people facing gun charges. We can ensure your rights are protected at every step. Contact us Link to Contact to schedule your consultation at one of our Pennsylvania locations.
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Verdict: “I was charged with raping a girl I was dating and thanks to attorney Applebaum’s investigation he was able to prove with the Commonwealth's evidence and the alleged victim's phone records that during the time I was allegedly raping her she was on the phone with her girlfriend and other friends for over an hour.”
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Verdict: “I was accused of dealing drugs and was facing a mandatory 5-10 year prison sentence. After a jury trial attorney Applebaum proved entrapment and I was acquitted of all charges.”
Charge: 3rd Offense DUI
Verdict: “I was being charged with a third offense DUI with a 1 year mandatory prison sentence, attorney Applebaum was able to subpoena the officer's dashboard camera and with the testimony of his toxicologist the jury came back with a verdict of not guilty after only 30 mins of deliberation.”
Charge: Drug Crime
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Charge: Aggravated Assault
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We Understand What Is At Stake.
Applebaum & Associates works hard to keep you out of jail. Our criminal defense attorneys thoroughly analyze all elements of your case, identifying police misconduct, procedural errors and other possible defenses. Did the gun belong to you? Does it meet the definition of a firearm?
If gun charges are brought in conjunction with other criminal charges, you face strict penalties. For example, if you are arrested on drug charges while in possession of a firearm, felony charges will be brought, and you will face a mandatory minimum five- year sentence if convicted.
Our founding attorney, Michael H. Applebaum, has been practicing law in Pennsylvania for more than 40 years. Highly respected in the legal community, he has a well-earned reputation as a fierce client rights advocate. You can count on him to make every effort to beat the charges against you. Talk to a lawyer from Applebaum & Associates today for assistance with any of the following:
- Gun charges
- Weapons charges
- Possession of illegal firearms
- Felon in possession of a firearm
- Violation of conceal and carry laws
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Offices in Bensalem, Allentown, Doylestown, Quakertown, Willow Grove and Philadelphia
Contact our office today to discuss your gun charges case. You can reach a member of our firm 24/7 for a free initial phone consultation. We will help you understand the legal issues involved in your case and let you know what we can do to help. We accept most major credit cards and offer payment plans for your convenience.