Being arrested and charged with an Internet sex crime can be devastating to a person's reputation, career and family, even if the charges are dismissed or there is eventually an acquittal in the case. Additionally, the potential criminal penalties, including jail time, can be significant.
At the Law Office of Charles B. Smith, we will stand by you, listen to your story and protect your rights throughout the criminal process. San Mateo sex crimes defense lawyer Charles B. Smith has more than 25 years of criminal law experience and is prepared to defend clients against serious sex charges. We will take the time to thoroughly investigate the facts and tell your version of events in court.
California Internet Sex Crimes Defense Attorney
Attorney Charles B. Smith has successfully defended clients accused of state and federal Internet sex crimes, including:
- Online solicitation of a minor
- Possession or distribution of child pornography
- Child enticement
- Child molestation or sexual abuse
Many people who are charged with these crimes have never been in trouble with the law before. As such, they are not aware of their rights and may end up trying to talk to authorities about their crimes. It is important to consult with an attorney before you speak to the police, as we will be able to ensure your rights are not infringed upon.
Contact a Bay Area Law Firm After a Charge for a Sex Crime
If you have been charged with an Internet sex crime, speak with an experienced lawyer as soon as possible. To schedule a free consultation, call us at 650-425-7703 or e-mail us. We accept credit cards, are available outside of regular business hours, and regularly visit our clients who are in jail.