If you are facing a sex charge in Virginia, you need an experienced team of counsel to defend you. The SRIS Law Group counsel understand how seriously an allegation of a crime can impact a client in terms of their job, security clearance, reputation, family and other aspects of a client’s life. Our team of advocates have the experience necessary to defend you.
Clients who are charged with this type of an offense must understand that this is one of the times in their life where an inexperienced counsel can severely hamper their chances of success. Our team of counsel who defend predatory offenses truly do work as a team. We have two former prosecutors, a former state trooper and an experienced criminal counsel to defend you against any type of violation in the Commonwealth. All of us are licensed to practice and have handled cases before the US and State Courts.
If you have been charged with an allegation such as , possession of child pornography, solicitation of a minor, having an experienced counsel is critical. Hiring a criminal advocate is essential if charged with a serious allegation such as assault in the criminal courts.
The following are some of the different offenses our advocates have defended in US & State Courts:
- Trafficking/Distribution/Receipt/Possession Obscene Images
- Electronic Solicitation of A Minor
- Aggravated Battery
- Indecent Liberties Against A Juvenile
- Object Sexual Penetration
- Abuse Against A Juvenile
Whether you are facing a pornography charge, solicitation charge, aggravated assult/battery charge, our team can defend you. Our team of counsel recognize the devastating consequences of being placed on the registry. We do our best to help you avoid the registry.
Since we have been defending clients charged with charges such as child porn, enticement and other serious offenses for so long, we have developed a network of therapists, private investigators, computer forensics experts and other professionals to assist our clients.
Clients are being charged with offenses that are computer related more frequently than ever before. Therefore, it is critical to retain a team of advocates who understand the technology and concepts related to file sharing, peer to peer networks, chat rooms and other computer related hardware and software.
A conviction carries serious consequences, but there are solutions and defenses to these charges. The counsel in our firm who defend clients charged with serious violations.
If you wish to consult a SRIS Law Group, P.C. counsel, please simply contact us via phone and talk to us or come in to meet with us at one of our client meeting locations in Fairfax, Prince William, Loudoun, Fredericksburg, Richmond, Hampton Road/Tidewater Area. A counsel from our firm will consult with you regarding possible defenses about your charge.
Why is it important to have a quality advocate?
The defense of a predatory violation is significantly different from generic crim representation. Experienced legal representation is critical in these types of cases because with the social sentiment following anyone accused with an offense of this nature, you need an advocate who is not affected by public opinion, and who can advise you of rights and protections you may be unaware of. Regardless of the charge, you deserve an opportunity to explain your side of the story, and clear your good name.
An experienced counsel will question every part of the charge to force the prosecution to prove every element of its case. The legal team at our firm pledge to give relentless, aggressive representation to challenge every facet of the case so that you have the best chances possible.
The advocates at SRIS Law Group, P.C., represent and defend clients in a wide range of offenses, including: date/statutory rape, molestation, abuse, FMS (False Memory Syndrome), indecent exposure, Münchhausen’s Syndrome by Proxy, Registry Violations, distribution/sale of obscene images of a minor, battery & assault, aggravated battery, lewd conduct, spousal and internet violations such as internet enticement of a juvenile .
Clients who retain our firm can count on an experienced counsel who is willing to defend you against any type of allegation.
At the SRIS Law Group, P.C., our counsel ensure that you can count on prompt replies to e-mails and phone calls. Our attorneys are committed to offering honest and sound advice.
Our advocates and staff speak the following languages in addition to English: Arabic, Spanish, French, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Cantonese, Mandarin & Malaysian.
For more information or to make an appointment with an experienced advocate, please call, or complete the on-line form.
The following are some of the questions our clients ask our counsel:
- I have been charged with enticing of a juvenile in Fairfax, am I going to jail?
In Fairfax, a first offense enticing of a juvenile charge is probably not going to result in jail time provided you have a good lawyer to defend you.
- What class of felony is juvenile abuse?
Charges of juvenile abuse is a class 4 . Juvenile neglect can be charged as a class 6.
- What is the penalty for Object Penetration of Juvenile under the age of 13?
Object penetration is punishable by confinement in the state correctional facility for life or for any term not less than five years.
- Is battery a misdemeanor or a more serious offense?
Depending on the severity of the offense, it can be charged as a misdemeanor or even more serious offense.
- What is the penalty for violating a juvenile under the age of 13?
The punishment shall include a mandatory minimum term of confinement of 25 years, therefore, it is critical that you carefully choose the right counsel for you;
- If I am accused of receipt/distribution/trafficking of obscene images of a minor in the Commonwealth, will I be charged in US District Court in Alexandria or will I be charged in state court in the county I live in?
Depending on the law enforcement agency that investigates the offense, you can be charged in state court or Federal Court. A lot of obscene image prosecutions originate in the US District Court in Alexandria.
- What is the penalty for seeking of prostitute?
Any person who offers money or its equivalent to another for the purpose of engaging in acts as enumerated in subsection A and thereafter does any substantial act in furtherance thereof is guilty of seeking a prostitute, which is punishable as a Class 1 misdemeanor. However, any person who solicits prostitution from a juvenile (i) 16 years of age or older is guilty of a Class 6 or (ii) younger than 16 years of age is guilty of a Class 5.
- What is the penalty for attempted aggravated battery?
A. An attempt to commit forcible sodomy, or inanimate or animate object penetration shall be punishable as a Class 4.
B. An attempt to commit aggravated battery shall be a punishable as a Class 6.
C. An attempt to commit battery is a Class 1 misdemeanor.
- What level of offense is a an indecent liberties against a juvenile?
Code Section 18.2-370. Taking indecent liberties with juveniles; penalties.
Any person 18 years of age or over, who, with lascivious intent, knowingly and intentionally commits any of the following acts with any juveniles under the age of 15 years is guilty of a Class 5 felony.
The following are the different questions our clients ask us:
How do I find the right VA Sex Crimes Lawyer for me?
How do I find the right advocate in the Commonwealth for me?
How can an assault defender help me?
Can any attorney defend me against a penal violation?
Are all crim attorneys the same?
If I have been charged with a Federal crime, do I need a Federal crim advocate?
If I am charged with electronic enticement of a juvenile , what is the maximum penalty?
If I am charged with possession of child pornography in VA, do I need to hire a computer violation advocate?