IF YOU HAVE BEEN ACCUSED OF:
The mere accusation of a sex offense can have a devastating effect on your life, including serious damage to your reputation, career and personal relationships. If convicted, you may face a lifetime record as a sex offender and suffer severe criminal penalties. A conviction can follow you for the rest of your life, and convictions can occur even when the only evidence is the victim’s word. Even a casual comment by a child, a complaint by a student, a doctor-patient relationship that has gone awry or a difficult divorce can lead to possible charges related to sex. It is only you and your sex crime defense attorney who can turn the case in your favor. That is why an investigation of a sexual crime must be taken seriously and defended aggressively. Due to the current political situation, there is a national effort to pursue sexual predators. The government has spent a lot of time and money to carry out covert operations, and the media and prosecutors are playing with people’s fear.
RECENT WINS IN SEX CASES
An artist who is an expert on children’s tattoos was charged with 2 counts of child sexual abuse at the hotel where he worked. The client faced a life sentence in prison. After substantial work by our team, including experts and other defense resources, we were able to negotiate and obtain a surprising result of parole and immediate release from prison. Decorated Officer of the Air Force accused of rape! The client faced 30 years in prison and would have been registered as a sex offender. Our client would have lost everything from a distinguished 20-year career in the military to all benefits and any future work. You could even be limited to where you live. Our team of rape defense attorneys created a solid and aggressive defense, with experts and private investigators, along with other critical resources to prove the innocence of our client. We took the case to trial and won! It was declared NOT guilty on all accounts!
SEX CRIME DEFENSE ATTORNEY
Trials for sexual offenses are usually cases of “he said, she said” in which the jury must decide between the word of the victim-defendants. The accusations are made even more complex when they involve children, who are highly impressionable. Before considering a guilty plea, make sure you fully understand all the consequences of a sexual conviction, including the public record of sex offenders throughout life.
In general, there is no plea agreement acceptable for most sexual offenses, due to the lifetime registration of sex offenders. These charges must be combated with an overwhelming legal defense team of the best attorneys with experience in this specific area.Defending sexual offenses is different from other types of cases and requires very specific techniques and the experience of the best lawyers. An effective team of sex crime defense attorneys often employ psychologists, forensic computer experts, private investigators with the ability to use these tools in an effective manner. A defense strategy may consist in denying the alleged sexual act or that the sexual act did not involve the accused. DNA and other forensic evidence can be used to support this defense. Another strategy is to argue that the act was consensual. This requires qualified argumentation from your rape defense lawyer and may depend especially on the use of psychologists, witnesses, and specialized private investigation services.
The most common sexual offenses are:
- Date Rape
- Sexual Assault
- Child Pornography
- Lewd and Lascivious Behavior
- Child Seduction / Instigation
- Sexual Abuse / Child Abuse
- Failure to update or register as a sex offender
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As a client, you can now turn to both the talents and the resources of very successful lawyers with a goal of obtaining the best results in your case. Our sex crime defense lawyers are the best and ready to defend you both inside and outside the courtroom. Early intervention is the key to our mutual success. Call our criminal attorneys now at (855) 529-7761 for a free consultation.
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Gina was like a lioness protecting her cub.
I hired Gina and her team for my son who was facing 10 years for something they said he did when he was 17 years old. Gina was like a lioness protecting her cub. She did not stop. She fought hard and was able to defend the charges. We are so grateful to her and her team. They gave us our son. He recovered his life!– L. W.
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I hired this law firm in 2014 for my son who was facing 16 years in prison for a felony robbery. Lina Helou answered all our questions. I was extremely distraught regarding what my son was facing but Lina comforted me and told me that it would be okay. And thank goodness LibertyBell saved my son from going to jail and they were able to obtain only 3 years of probation. I could not have hired a better law firm for my son and if you want the best defense call LibertyBell Law Group. Thank God for this great group of lawyers.– V. J.
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I do not have enough words to describe how incredible the experience with this firm was. They work very hard to make sure you have winning results. I could not have asked for better service from the moment I called, until my case was over. I was glad I made the right choice. Thank you again LibertyBell Law Group!– S. O.
She took her time to review all of my evidence and proved my innocence.
My father had found this group through his company and coworkers. I was assigned Gina Tennen and I cannot explain in just a review on how gratefull I am to be working with her. My case was an accusation of unlawful sex. This had looked extremely bad on my part since I was in a fraternity and she was in a sorority. During these times with Greek life, there are too many bad stigmas surrounding these organizations. Gina had believed in me and knew that I was innocent and that these accusations just were not true. She took her time to review all of my evidence and proved my innocence. I totally recommend this law group because they are willing to put in the work to help your situation.– C. D.
Gina always kept me fully aware of how the case was proceeding.
When I first heard I was under a criminal investigation, I initially thought I would try and resolve this in the best way possible, without legal representation, as we were all interested in a "just" outcome. I quickly discovered that was not the case and contacted Gina at Liberty Bell. She clearly described the expectations and the choices available to me. She was always available to me, and when I called, if she couldn't talk with me at that time, she would quickly get back to me. Gina always kept me fully aware of how the case was proceeding. Her fee's were stipulated up front, as well as what those fees covered and what they did not.– S. B.
Attorney Gina Tennen was on point from day one.
Attorney Gina Tennen was on point from day one putting pressure on the sherrif's office to get things handled. With Child molestation accusatinos being thrown around Gina and Attorney Castro were great at keeping the pressure on and had no charges filled. The DCFS indications were appealed and we won with flying colors. Great service, great work, and will use again for all legal matters.– A. B.