Frequently Asked Questions - Criminal Defense
What are the first steps to take if I've been arrested?
Criminal Diversion Program
Being accused of a crime can be very serious. In this short video - defense lawyer Russell Crumbley explains the proper steps to take after an arrest. These steps will help to protect your rights and best interests until you have a chance to speak to a criminal defense attorney.
What is a diversion program?
Criminal Diversion Program
Accused of a crime? You may qualify for a diversion program. In this short video - criminal defense lawyer Russell Crumbley explains how a diversion program works and who qualifies for the program.
How much experience does your firm have defending criminal cases?
Experienced Defense Lawyers
Our criminal defense attorneys have decades of combined experience defending misdemeanor and felony cases in Huntsville and North Alabama areas. In this short video - defense lawyer Russell Crumbley explains the many benefits of working with our firm.
What do I do if I've been arrested in Alabama?
A common question clients ask our criminal defense attorneys: "What do I do if I've been arrested?" In this short video - defense lawyer Russell Crumbley explains the process of an arrest and which steps you can take to help protect your interests in the event that you've recently been arrested.
What do I do if there's a warrant for my arrest?
If a warrant has recently been issued for your arrest - it could cause a great amount of stress for you and your family. In this short video - defense attorney Russell Crumbley explains which steps to take in the event that a warrant has been issued for your arrest.
Do I need a lawyer at arraignment?
Criminal Defense Arraignment
If you've been arrested - you will be required to appear in court an an "arraignment." In this short video - criminal defense attorney Russell Crumbley explains why it is important to have your lawyer present at your arraignment.
Do I need a lawyer if I plan to plead guilty?
Criminal Guilty Plea
If you've recently been arrested and plan to plead guilty - you may be wondering if you need a defense attorney. In this short video - attorney Russell Crumbley details the benefits of having a criminal lawyer in court with you - even if you plan to plead guilty.
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