When someone is accused of committing a crime, it can be embarrassing and stigmatizing. If that alleged crime is sexual in nature, the damage it can do to one’s reputation is even more severe. Unfortunately, with sex crimes comes an assumption that because an accusation was made, the claims must be true. The notion of being innocent until proven guilty (beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law) often falls by the wayside where sex crimes are concerned. We have witnessed the harm these kinds of allegations can cause and will go the extra mile to ensure our clients’ rights are protected if they are accused of committing a sex crime in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Individuals who find themselves in the unfortunate position of being accused of a sex crime in New Mexico against a child or adult should prepare themselves for the impending legal process. One of the first things to do is to contact an attorney who specializes in sex crimes in New Mexico. Experience matters when it comes to successfully defending against sex crimes. The Albuquerque law firm of Cameron & Russell has a proven track record of helping individuals convicted of sex crimes in New Mexico. Having them on board from the moment an accusation is made can make all the difference in the outcome of your case.
There are several steps involved when someone is accused of a sex crime in New Mexico:
Sex crimes are strongly prosecuted in Albuquerque. Law enforcement takes all accusations seriously and will conduct a thorough investigation. New Mexico classifies sex crimes into the following categories.
The team at Cameron & Russell is competent and experienced in handling these and other classifications of sex crimes in New Mexico. Reach out today to help preserve your rights if you or someone you love has been accused of committing a sex crime.
Bill Russell and Marcus Cameron are the faces behind Cameron & Russell. We go the extra mile for our clients to pursue personal injury claims and provide criminal defense. We approach every case with a fresh eye to detail and the determination to represent our clients to the fullest extent the law allows. We passionately defend clients facing criminal charges, and relentlessly seek out fair compensation for personal injury claims. No matter your situation, we promise to tirelessly represent your legal needs.
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Albuquerque, NM 87102
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