Thad Furlong is an award-winning lawyer specializing in criminal defense. Currently a partner at Furlong & Drewniak PLLC, Mr. Furlong utilizes his experience as a former member of law enforcement to provide the most comprehensive criminal defense.
Criminal law refers to an individual’s prosecution for a crime by the government, the consequences of which may involve imprisonment, payment of a fine, or both. A criminal defense lawyer is a legal professional who is selected or appointed to defend an individual who has been accused of a crime and is facing trial. Criminal defense lawyers specialize in securing client acquittal through case research, understanding of current laws, and familiarity with legal precedents.
There are many specific areas of specialization for criminal defense lawyers, such as the defense of high-profile or celebrity clientele. Many criminal defense lawyers also perform pro bono work in their communities to assist those who cannot afford representation.
For more information, contact a local criminal defense attorney.