The Strength To Fight Indictable Criminal Offenses
In New Jersey, the most severe criminal acts are called indictable offenses. Other states refer to these crimes as felonies. Indictable offenses carry penalties that can permanently damage your future if you do not have an attorney to defend you.
When you need someone to fight for your rights following a charge for an indictable offense, you can turn to Law Offices of Melissa Rosenblum, LLC. We provide strong criminal defense for clients in Atlantic City, Pleasantville and the surrounding communities. Our founding attorney, Melissa Rosenblum, is one of just 25 women in New Jersey who is a certified criminal trial attorney.
What To Know About The Charges You Face
Indictable offenses span a range of criminal acts, many of which involve physical violence or controlled substances. Some of the most common indictable offenses cases we handle include:
- Drug distribution
- Operating a drug facility
- Sexual assault
- Manslaughter and homicide
There are four degrees of indictable offenses, each with a statutory minimum sentencing schedule. These include:
- First-degree: At least 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $200,000
- Second-degree: At least five years in prison and a fine of up to $150,000
- Third-degree: At least three years in prison and a fine of up to $15,000
- Fourth-degree: Up to 18 months in prison and a fine of up to $10,000
We have a proven history of securing positive results for our clients, even in complex and difficult cases. Our lawyers have won acquittals, gotten charges dismissed, achieved diverted sentencing and more for our clients.
Get A Strong Defense Today – Free Consultations
Even in the face of an indictable offense, Law Offices of Melissa Rosenblum, LLC, has the perseverance and strength to defend you. Contact us at (609) 732-3753 or send us an email to set up a free consultation where we can discuss how to help you.