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Should I Waive My Jury Trial to a Bench Trial or Request a Jury on my Misdemeanor?

As most everyone knows, if you are charged with a felony in Indiana, you are guaranteed a jury trial. In fact, it is such aread more

What is the Defense of Duress?

From time to time, we received calls asking questions about the defense of duress.  In Indiana, duress is an affirmative defense defined by statute.  Anread more

Marijuana DUI: An Affirmative Defense

Pursuant to Indiana Code 9-30-5-1 there are three ways a person can be charged with operating while intoxicated. First, operating a vehicle with an alcoholread more

Good News About Juvenile Expungements

Going through the legal system as a juvenile can be a scary and have a lasting impact on the child and their family. However, thereread more

Expungement?

Have you, or someone you know, been convicted of a crime? If so, you may be eligible for an expungement off your records.  Please referread more

False Accusations in Sex Offense Cases

It is upsetting to think that sometimes people are falsely accused of committing a crime.  Unfortunately, false accusations do happen and sometimes criminal charges areread more

Can You Set Aside a Paternity Affidavit?

Like many things in life, families come in many shapes and sizes. Families are formed and can change throughout a lifetime, including the roles parentsread more

COVID-19 and Your Criminal Case

On December 15, the Indiana Supreme Court issued a new order suspending jury trials until March 1, 2021. This new order can (and likely will)read more

What is a Reasonable Attorney’s Fee?

Many times, when people call around looking for lawyers, they are also looking at the cost of each one when doing comparisons. While pricing isread more

What Authority Does the Indiana Governor Have to Issue the Stay at Home Order

We find ourselves living in very unusual times.  Who would have thought that a mere 3 months ago we would be entering into a periodread more