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Eugene, Oregon Criminal Lawyers – Sex Offense Charges

Are you or a loved one facing sex offense charges? If so, you need to seek the help of a Eugene lawyer immediately. These are serious allegations that require an equally serious defense. At Veralrud and Fowler we have successfully defended clients facing these grave charges and will gladly do so again. Below we have sought to answer the most frequently asked questions from our clients concerning these charges.

I’m facing sex offense charges in Eugene Oregon what should I do?

If you are facing sex offense charges you need to immediately take steps to protect yourself and begin your defense. Your first step should be to attain a Eugene criminal defense lawyer who has experience successfully defending clients facing sex crime charges. With the aid of your Eugene attorney gather any evidence that could support your defense. This could be clothing, photos or other items. Next, compile documents and records that could support your case. This could be phone records, emails or letters that will help prove your innocence. Creating a list of witnesses that have information surrounding the incident you are accused of could also be essential to proving your case. Provide your Eugene lawyer with a list of the names and contact information of any people that may have information. This could include witnesses that can support your alibi if applicable.

At Veralrud and Fowler we have experience successfully defending our clients facing sex crime charges. These charges are especially daunting. Refuse to face them alone and higher a qualified Eugene criminal defense lawyer from our firm today.

Now that I’m facing sex offense charges in Oregon what should I make sure not to do?

It’s important when facing these charges to know what not to do. Do not, under any circumstances, contact the alleged victim. Attempting to contact your accuser is setting yourself up to have harassment charges placed against you in addition to the sex offense charges. As good as your intentions, may be contacting your accuser can only hurt your defense.

It is also important not to allow yourself be questioned without the presence of your Eugene Oregon attorney. It is your attorney’s job to ensure that your rights are not infringed upon during the questioning process.  Your Eugene lawyer will also be able to advise you on which questions you should not answer as they could harm your defense. With years of legal experience your Eugene criminal defense lawyer will ensure that you are fairly and justly treated.

Lastly, refuse any tests that are not mandatory or supported by a court order. An example of this could be DNA testing. If it is not supported by a warrant your automatic answer should be no.

The Eugene lawyer you hire can make all the difference in your case. At Veralrud and Fowler we will work relentlessly to ensure that you are given the best defense possible.

If I am convicted of a sex crime what possible consequences could I be facing?

If you are convicted of a sex offense could very likely be facing jail time, and probation. Sex offenders are also placed on a sex offender registration that the public has access to. There are also secondary consequences such as the loss of your job, and children. Many convicted of sex crimes also face a civil lawsuit from the victim.

The consequences surrounding sex offenses are life changing. If you or a loved one is facing these very serious charges it time to call Veralrud and Fowler. Our years of experience defending clients facing these charges make us uniquely qualified to defend you. Put us to work for you and rest in the knowledge that you have the best Eugene criminal defense attorney on your side.

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