My knowledge of both sides of the criminal justice system allows me to educate you about what you are facing while we prepare a criminal defense strategy. I’ve worked at the Athens Police Department as both a patrol officer and a K-9 officer for twelve years before deciding to attend law school.Learn More About Harlan Mitchell.
Top-Rated Defense Attorney Near Mooresville AL
Looking For A Defense Attorney In The Mooresville AL Area? Trust Harlan D. Mitchell!
If you or a loved one are faced with criminal charges, there are severe penalties that you could face as punishment in an effort to deter you from repeating the offense. Convictions last the rest of your life, and they include: fines and or imprisonment, disentitlement of educational loans, or background checks for housing and employment. Your freedom is at risk when you're facing criminal charges, and you'll need an educated legal advocate at your side as soon as possible.
With over 35 years of criminal defense experience, we have the knowledge and skills to create a compelling case for you in court. Our expertise will provide you with a substantial advantage in the courtroom as we know how the prosecution operates and exercise smart tactics in order to obtain superior results during trial.
We provide expert criminal defense for:
- Drug crimes---drug trafficking, drug possession, possession with intent to distribute, or manufacturing
- Murder, assault, and violent crimes---assault, homicide, murder, or sexual assault
- Sex crimes---statutory rape, possession of child pornography, or solicitation of a minor
Mediation Services May Help You Avoid The Courtroom
The mediator may suggest how the disputed issues can be resolved and explain what the process would be if the matter were litigated. Parties are allowed to engage others in support of decision-making such as their own advising lawyer or other professionals, e.g. valuation experts, financial planners, accountants, and mental health professionals.
Mediation can be used to deal with the issues that arise in the context of:
- Divorce & legal separation
- Custody and visitation
- Valuation & division of property
- Spousal & child support
- Pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements