Being accused of violent crimes will result in misdemeanor or felony charges. If you are convicted of a violent crime or violent crimes, you could face mandatory prison time and probable fines, and a felony charge will negatively impact the rest of your life. If you are accused of a violent crime, you need skilled legal representation in the form of our violent crimes defense lawyers.

The  lawyers of Bentley, Gibson, Kopecki, Smith, P.C., have extensive trial experience and in-depth knowledge of the criminal justice system. Our violent crimes lawyers offer competent counsel and compassionate care. You will receive the extensive expertise of a larger law firm with the personal service and quality that only a firm of our size can offer.

Our criminal defense attorneys offer representation for the following violent crimes:

  • Simple assault
  • Aggravated assault
  • Robbery
  • Domestic violence offenses
  • Terroristic threats
  • Attempted homicide
  • Homicide
  • Kidnapping
  • Recklessly endangering another person (REAP)
  • Endangering the welfare of children (EWOC)
  • Burglary
  • Riot

Protecting Your Rights And Your Freedom

As soon as you retain our services, we go to work for you. We conduct a thorough investigation of the evidence against you and compare it to your side of the story. Our lawyers follow up on any additional evidence, interview witnesses and, if necessary, bring in experts to consult on your case.

We want to be with you from start to finish. By contacting us immediately upon your arrest, we can offer our exceptional representation during the early part of the process. Getting involved early on may enable us to negotiate the charges against you before they are filed, possibly reducing the amount of trouble you are ultimately in. Our attorneys can also attend bail and arraignment hearings, working diligently to minimize the damage to your future. If you have prior felony charges, we work diligently to prevent the “three strikes” rule from coming into play.

We establish a close, honest and upfront relationship with you so we can give you the best representation possible. To us, the most important thing is to protect your future.

Contact Us Today For A Free Consultation

Call us at (610) 685-8000 or send us an email to schedule your free 30-minute initial consultation. We are here to help. We can meet with you in our office in Wyomissing, Lancaster, or Lebanon, and we will visit you in jail, if necessary.