Areas of Practice
Drug Possession and Distribution
The attorneys at Hug & Jacobs have a detailed understanding of the processes involved in these cases and what it takes to properly protect a defendants rights.
Whether you are facing state or federal drug charges, we will use or diverse legal background and unique perspective to give you the full picture of what options you have.
If you are facing meth charges, crack cocaine charges, federal conspiracy charges, drug trafficking charges, or other drug charges, contact us to discuss your case.
If you are facing charges for an assault of any kind, contact us to discuss the matter.
Illegal Use and Possession of Firearms
Simply possessing a firearm can be considered a crimnal offense if you have been convicted of certian crimes whether it is a felony or not. Othertimes, having a firearm while another crime is committed can be and enhancement on the underlying charge.
The attorneys at Hug & Jacobs have experience in dealing with these types of charges. If you find yourself or someone you know charged with the use or illegal possession of a firearm, contact us to schedule a consultation.
The attorneys at Hug & Jacobs have experience handling driving offenses from driving during revocation or without a valid license to motor vehicle homicide. They are here to help you navigate the court process as well as any DMV revocations.
White Collar Crime, Theft and Fraud
When a business, government agency, or some other party accuses an individual of a financial crime, serious charge may result. A conviction on such charges can have major legal, personal and professional implications for an individual. The decisions made today greatly impact the future.
We understand how important skilled and knowledgeable legal help is for a person in such a high-stakes situation and represent individuals who are facing white-collar crime, theft, or fraud charges at the state and federal levels.
You can also be charged for viewing child pornography even if you don't actually possess it. These cases are also technincally complex. The prosecution will rely on Internet server logs as well as forensic analysis to establish which electronic device on which network accessed the material. It's important to determine whether security flaws may have opened your network or Wi-Fi to use by others without your knowledge. If someone uses your Wi-Fi to access illegal materials on the Internet, law enforcement will come after you. They won't stop to investigate whether you were hacked or had an open Internet connection. Again, it is vital that you employ an attorney with technical understanding of the issues related to these charges and who will enlist experts needed to defend the case.
Appeals and Postconviction Proceedings
If you, a friend, or family member have already been convicted it is imperative to obtain legal counsel in order to not miss certian deadlines during the appeal and postconviction process.
The attorneys at Hug & Jacobs have handled multiple appeals and postconviction proceedings at the State and Federal level ranging from excessive sentences to appeals of murder convictions.