Roger B. Lytel is recognized as one of the
Nation's Top 1% Attorneys
The National Association Distinguished Counsel
- A crime that
is not punishable by imprisonment. A person charged with
an infraction is not entitled to a trial by jury and not entitled to
have a public defender or other counsel appointed to defend him or her
unless he/she is not released on his/her written promise to appear,
own recognizance, or deposit of bail.
- A crime that is punishable by up to six months in jail
or by fine not exceeding $1,000 or by both except when the state prescribes
a greater punishment.
- A crime that is punishable with death
or by imprisonment in the State Prison.
You are innocent until the
prosecutor is able to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that you are guilty.
In criminal cases you might be surprised to discover how often the police
violate individual rights, which could possibly lead to a dismissal
As an aggressive and experienced
attorney, I can provide expert witnesses to challenge a prosecutor's
case, file Motions to Suppress, contest illegal searches and seizures,
file Motions to Strike prior convictions, negotiate alternatives to
jail and obtain reduced sentence modifications.