Violent Crimes

Pennsylvania Assault & Domestic Violent Defense

Domestic Violence | Assault | Weapons Violations | Kidnapping | Homicide / Murder | Stalking

Pennsylvania Assault & Domestic Violent DefenseWhen you have been charged with a crime involving allegations of violence, the stakes immediately become high. In most instances, a conviction will result in a significant period of incarceration. Often, simply being charged can start a media frenzy, with a devastating impact on your freedom and your reputation. You want an experienced and aggressive attorney to protect your rights.

At the Law Offices of John E. Kusturiss Jr. in Media, we offer decades of experience to people throughout eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey, who face criminal investigation or prosecution. Attorney John E. Kusturiss has handled criminal law matters for more than 30 years. Attorney Kusturiss is a former assistant district attorney who knows how the state prepares and argues criminal cases. We understand the tactics prosecutors will utilize to try to get a guilty plea or a conviction. We also know when it’s in your best interests to negotiate a plea agreement and when you should aggressively defend your rights in court.

Both of our lawyers have extensive trial experience, including civil as well as criminal matters. In our personal injury practice, we have obtained million-dollar awards for several clients. Contact our office online or call us at (610) 565-0240 to set up an appointment. Serving Media, Springfield, Chester, Upper Darby, Ridley Park, Newtown Square, & Havertown, PA.

Aggressive Defense When You Have Been Charged with a Violent Crime

We provide comprehensive counsel to people charged with crimes involving the use of violence, including:

  • Domestic abuse or assault, including hearings or proceedings regarding PFA (protection from abuse) orders
  • Assault and/or battery, from threats of violence to actual physical attacks
  • Homicide, including murder, manslaughter and negligent homicide
  • Weapons violations, such as carrying a concealed weapon, carrying a weapon without required permits or being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm
  • Stalking
  • Kidnapping

When you hire us to defend you against charges of committing a violent crime, we will conduct a thorough investigation of the facts, evidence and circumstances leading up to your arrest. We will look at procedural issues, making certain law enforcement officers followed constitutionally prescribed rules, including the need for probable cause to conduct any search or seizure. We will look at the facts of your case, as well as the reliability and credibility of witnesses, so that we can develop and support all arguments in your defense.

Contact the Law Offices of John E. Kusturiss, Jr.

We provide a free initial consultation to anyone seeking criminal defense counsel. To schedule an appointment with an experienced violent crimes defense attorney, contact us by e-mail or call us at (610) 565-0240. We are available to meet with you evenings or weekends upon request. We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover, including debit cards.

Visa, Mastercard, Discover and Debit Cards accepted. Evening and weekend appointments can be arranged.

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