ACCUSED OF A SEX CRIME?
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Defending Those Who Are Facing Sex Crime Accusations
If you have been accused of a sex offense or sexual assault, you are likely aware of the difficult road that lies ahead. Call our experienced sex crime attorneys. The societal stigma attached to these charges can follow you for the rest of your life and can make it difficult to find a good defense. Private lawyers may refuse to take on such cases, and even innocent defendants and their lawyers can be painted with the same brush as all sex offenders.
Cases involving sex offenses are particularly challenging, and defendants are unlikely to receive any leniency or sympathy from the court. It is essential for anyone facing these charges to have an experienced lawyer who understands how to navigate this complex and difficult situation.
David Michael Cantor is a very well respected Criminal Defense Attorney and accomplished sex offense lawyer. David Michael Cantor has also been given the title of Certified Criminal Law Specialist per the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization. He is a lawyer who has made representing defendants accused of sex offenses a priority. He understands the gravity of these charges and the impact they can have on the defendant’s life, career, and relationships. With years of experience handling these cases, David has an unmatched record of success – including the most Complete Jury Trial Acquittals reported by any law firm in Arizona.
When facing sex offense charges, the odds are stacked against you. You need a skilled and experienced lawyer who will fight for your rights and work tirelessly to ensure a fair outcome. Don’t wait – contact the office of DM Cantor today to schedule a free consultation.
What are Sex Crimes?
Sex crime in Arizona is defined as: A person commits sexual assault by intentionally or knowingly engaging in sexual intercourse or oral sexual
contact with any person without the consent of such person.
Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. §§ 13-1401 (definitions, factors), 13-1406 (sexual assault), 13-702–706, 13-1423 (violent
In Arizona, a sexual crime is any criminal offense that involves sexual conduct or behavior:
- Sexual assault or rape
- Sexual abuse or molestation
- Indecent exposure or public sexual indecency
- Child pornography or exploitation
- Sexual conduct with a minor
- Prostitution or solicitation
- Voyeurism or peeping
- Unlawful distribution of sexually explicit material
- Sexual misconduct with a prisoner or patient
- Sexual harassment or stalking
What is the punishment for sex crimes?
When someone commits a sex crime, they can face serious consequences in Phoenix, Arizona. The punishment they receive will depend on the type of sex crime they committed, how severe it was, and whether they have done it before. Sometimes, people who commit sex crimes have to go to jail for a long time, even longer than people who commit other kinds of crimes. The severity of the punishment for a sex crime in Arizona varies depending on the nature and severity of the offense, as well as the defendant’s criminal history. Call today Phoenix sex crime attorney David Cantor at (602) 307-0808.
In addition to prison time and fines, sex offenders may also be required to register with the Arizona sex offender registry and comply with other restrictions and requirements even after their release from prison. This list is public, which means that anyone can look it up online or ask the police for information about who is on the list. Being on the sex offender registry can make it hard for people to find a job or a place to live, and they may have to tell their neighbors and coworkers that they are on the list.
Sometimes, people who commit sex crimes have to go to counseling or therapy to help them understand why what they did was wrong and to learn how to behave differently in the future. This is called treatment or rehabilitation. Some people may also have to wear an electronic monitoring device or take medicine to stop them from being attracted to children. The goal of these punishments is to keep people safe and to make sure that the person who committed the crime does not do it again.
SEX CRIME CASES WE HANDLE
Even the lowest level of Sex Offense felony carries a presumptive term of 1 year in prison. The DM Cantor legal team can fight for you to get charges reduced or dismissed, or even secure not-guilty verdicts at trial. David M. Cantor has an unmatched record of success – including the most Complete Jury Trial Acquittals reported by any law firm in Arizona.
Our Phoenix sex crime defense attorneys are prepared to defend you against charges of:
– SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF A MINOR – CHILD PORNOGRAPHY
– LURING A MINOR FOR SEXUAL EXPLOITATION
– SEXUAL CONDUCT WITH A MINOR
– SEX ABUSE
– PUBLIC INDECENCY
– FURNISHING HARMFUL OR OBSCENE MATERIALS TO A MINOR
– CHILD MOLESTATION
– FAILURE TO REGISTER AS A SEX OFFENDER
– SOLICITATION OF PROSTITUTION
– INDECENT EXPOSURE
– SEXUAL ASSAULT
On top of the sentence itself, Sex Offender Registration and Sex Offense Terms (while on probation) can all but guarantee that a person will become unemployable for most jobs. Lastly, the stigma associated with a Sex Crime conviction can severely limit a person’s chances of a successful interpersonal relationship.
Why Hire A Phoenix Sex Crime Defense Attorney?
Our experienced team of sexual crimes lawyers in Phoenix can help you understand your rights and navigate the criminal justice system. We can help you build a strong defense and work towards getting the charges dropped or reduced.
– Our criminal defense team has over 5,000+ case victories
– Three (3) Board Certified Criminal Law Specialists
(the most Certified Criminal Law Specialists of any firm in Arizona!
– AV® rating, the highest possible rating by Martindale Hubbell®
– Listing in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers®, Criminal Law Section
– Nation’s Top 1% Attorney by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel
– Top 100 Trial Lawyers (Criminal Defense) by the American Trial Lawyers Association
– Top 100 Lawyer by the American Society of Legal Advocates
– Superb Rating by Avvo Criminal Defense
Are you facing charges for a sex crime? Call DM Cantor today at (602) 307-0808 or contact us online to schedule a consultation with our sex crime defense attorney in Phoenix, Arizona.