Criminal and Juvenile Law
If you have been charged with a crime, it's important to find a lawyer who you feel comfortable working with, and who you can trust to devote the time and effort necessary to bring about the best possible result.
Before he began practicing law full-time, attorney Dennis J. Rickert served as a police officer for 22 years. He understands how law enforcement operates. He knows their priorities, their pressure points and he can quickly identify an officer's mistakes, procedural errors, and violations of police departments' rules and regulations. He will provide the dedicated, focused and strategic defense you need.
To schedule a free initial consultation, call 586-727-3355 or contact Mr. Rickert online. Attorney Rickert personally handles every aspect of every case himself. He has experience dealing with:
- Drunk driving - OWI/DUI
- Drivers' license restoration
- Traffic offenses
- Drug crimes
- Sex crimes
- Violent crimes
- Domestic violence / assault and battery
While some juvenile crimes are status offenses based solely on the juvenile's young age, more serious offenses are similar to adult charges and can have penalties that are similarly severe. For serious offenses, juvenile defendants can be housed in a detention facility up to the age of 21. Even for less serious crimes, sentences can have repercussions that strongly affect the minor's future.
Dennis J. Rickert provides aggressive, focused and caring criminal defense representation for a wide variety of juvenile crimes, including:
- Drug crimes - possession and distribution or marijuana, ecstasy or other illegal substances
- Minor in possession of alcohol or tobacco
- Assault and battery
- Curfew violations
- Sexual assault
- Shoplifting, retail fraud and theft
- Probation violations
For a free initial consultation to discuss criminal defense, call 586-727-3355 or contact Mr. Rickert online.