Fort Collins College Student Defense Lawyer
A Fort Collins college student defense lawyer is probably the last person you would expect you will need for your son or daughter. Attending a college or university is supposed to be an exciting new chapter in your child’s life. The freedom of moving from home for the first time is exciting. The independence is a powerful experience. However, as we know college campuses are not just about academics, there’s opportunities to party too. And with this comes the risk of law enforcement involvement.
Sometimes, college students find themselves targets of criminal investigations, resulting in them being charged with very severe criminal offenses and penalties. Some students can even be charged as teens. As a college student charged with a crime you want to consider immediate legal representation. It’s of utmost importance that you construct a solid defense and speak with an experienced attorney as soon as possible.
On-campus police officers, city police officers, and state police know that college campuses are prime targets for drug busts, underage drinking, DUI offenses, and as horrific as it may sound, sexual assault crimes. For any student accused of a crime on a college campus, the consequences can be life-altering. In addition, it can affect your college eligibility. I am dedicated to helping students protect their rights and provide them the resources they need to move forward.
Most commonly, crimes on college campuses involve:
- Sexual assault
- Drug offenses/search and seizure
- Drinking and driving (DUI and DWAI)
- Underage drinking
- Marijuana possession and/or consumption
Campus Crime Defense
Parents Can Count ON
As a parent of a college student, you have spent the last 18+ years of your life protecting your children and trying to guide them in the right direction. Getting the phone call that your child has been charged with a crime can truly be an unsettling feeling. Whether your student is a freshman or graduate student, you want to do everything possible to protect your child.
Any student charged with a criminal offense needs experienced, strategic, and effective criminal defense.
It’s not uncommon for our office to represent college students whose parents live out of state. If you’re a parent, we can help provide your child with the defense they need so that you and your family can overcome this obstacle and move on with your lives. I will do everything I can to help build a solid defense for your child, giving you peace of mind that, while you may be out of state, you have a Fort Collins college student defense lawyer with your child’s interests at heart. Take action now to help protect your child’s future.
Effective DUI Defense Strategies
I represent students from the following campuses:
- University of Northern Colorado in Greeley
- Colorado State University in Fort Collins
- Front Range Community College in Loveland and Fort Collins
- AIMS Community College in Greeley, Loveland and Windsor
I have substantial experience involving college students accused of criminal activities on campus. Call 970-829-1221 or contact me by email for a free initial consultation.
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