Pennsylvania Firearms Defense Attorneys
Gun charges are serious charges with serious consequences. A person convicted of a gun charge is likely to face a lengthy prison sentence. This is why it is very important to have an experienced, knowledgeable Philadelphia gun charges defense attorney on your side if you have been charged with a crime involving a gun.
At Kenneth L. Baritz & Associates, P.C., our family-run law firm has a history stretching back over 30 years. If you need legal help with a gun charge, please contact our Philadelphia criminal defense lawyers, or call us at 866-415-6588 for a free consultation.
We Provide Seasoned Criminal Defense Against All Gun Charges
A conviction on gun-related charges will have a lifelong impact. Retaining one of our experienced criminal defense lawyers is crucial to getting the best possible outcome in your case. We can provide legal defense against all manner of gun charges, including:
- Possession of a firearm by a person not entitled to possess one (generally, a convicted felon)
- Possession of a concealed firearm without a valid license or permit
- Possession of a firearm on Philadelphia public property without a valid license or permit
- Carrying a firearm with an obliterated or altered serial number
- Possession of a firearm by a minor
If you have been charged with any of the above crimes or another crime involving a rifle or other firearm, our law firm can give you the knowledgeable help you need and we will work hard to avoid conviction for illegal firearm possession.
Weapons Cases Often Bring Heavy Penalties
Most illegal gun offenses are felonies and carry extensive sentences, even for individuals who do not have lengthy criminal records. There are also mandatory minimum sentences that apply in certain situations, including when a gun is used during the commission of certain other crimes. Due to the serious nature of these charges, it is important that you retain diligent legal counsel from Kenneth L. Baritz & Associates, P.C.
We Will Provide A Thorough Defense
There a number of potential defenses in a gun case, and the type of defense depends on the particular circumstances of your case. The first thing to call into question is the police’s recovery of the gun. For example, if the police did not have an adequate reason to search you, your house or your car, then we can challenge the prosecution’s ability to use the gun as evidence against you. Without the gun, there is likely no case.
You can rest assured that we will provide the best possible criminal law defense of these charges and ensure that your rights are protected.
Call Our Pennsylvania Firearm Charges Lawyers For A Free Initial Consultation
Discuss your gun charges and the circumstances behind them with an experienced defense attorney. Learn why it is important to have a knowledgeable advocate on your side before you speak further to police or prosecutors on your own. Contact a Pennsylvania firearm charges lawyer or call us at 866-415-6588 for a free initial consultation.