Criminal Law

If you or someone close to you has been arrested or is awaiting trial in state court for a murder, an assault, a sex crime, robbery, a weapons offense or a drug crime, you know the challenges you face. You may be facing a lengthy prison term, a substantial fine, a criminal record, and strict probation or parole conditions upon your release. These possibilities mean that you need to take action, and do it quickly, and rely on the advice of an experienced criminal defense attorney.

In South Jersey, attorney Louis Charles Shapiro is a valuable asset to have on your side. Mr. Shapiro is highly familiar with how to investigate, negotiate, try cases and orchestrate persuasive appeals of convictions in appellate courts. When your work together has concluded, you will know that your rights have been protected by a poised, professional advocate committed to protecting your rights.

Rely On The Firm To Stand Up For You And Your Rights

As your lawyer, Louis Charles Shapiro safeguards your interests from arrest to outcome in felony and misdemeanor cases such as:

  • Homicide — In-depth investigation, tireless motion practice, suppression hearings and effective trial preparation
  • Weapons offenses — When charges arise out of alleged gang activity, weapons possession without a permit, weapons trafficking and felon in possession
  • Sexual assault — Including rape, domestic abuse and accusations of child molestation and endangerment
  • Robbery — Defense of charges, including armed robbery, strong-arm robbery, carjacking, theft, burglary, trespassing and home invasion
  • Drug crimes — For people charged with possessing, distributing, manufacturing, cultivating and importing controlled substances such as marijuana, cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine, prescription drugs and party drugs
  • Juvenile crimes — Ranging from property crimes and disorderly conduct to disturbing the peace, underage drinking, theft and vandalism as well as more serious charges that are pending in family court
  • Municipal court — Traffic crimes, DUI and marijuana possession under 50 grams

When the Louis Charles Shapiro, P.A., law firm is retained to represent you or a loved one, you can rest assured that every weapon in Mr. Shapiro's arsenal will be used to improve your legal position — from arrest, to bail, before and during trial, and on appeal. Throughout the legal process, you will benefit from Mr. Shapiro's legal knowledge and thoughtful recommendations, honest answers to your questions and openness to your ideas for the proper course of action.

Mr. Shapiro comes from a long line of attorneys. In fact, he is a third-generation lawyer in his family. He is the man to see in South Jersey for serious criminal defense.

Contact The Firm For A Free Consultation

To set up a free in-person consultation, call 856-558-9425 or toll free at 866-373-6799. You can also email the firm your contact information.