Grand Junction Federal Criminal Defense Lawyer
Federal criminal cases are common in this area because there is a United States magistrate judge and district court in Grand Junction. There is also a federal monument and other federal property. Any crime that occurs on federal property is considered a federal crime.
Attorney Vincent J. Felletter, Jr., is a former special assistant U.S. attorney who has tried federal cases from the prosecution and defense sides. He has the experience to defend you against nearly any federal criminal charge. For a free consultation with a Grand Junction federal criminal defense attorney, please call 970-628-3917 or contact us online.
Charged With A Federal Crime In Colorado?
In addition to crimes committed on federal property, we take many other federal criminal cases. Our practice includes:
- Internet crimes
- Child pornography
- DUI on federal property
- Theft crimes on federal property
- Destruction of federal property
- Drug charges, including possession, distribution, trafficking and manufacturing
- Wire and mail fraud
- Counterfeiting and forgery
- White collar crimes
Federal court has its own procedures and timelines. Your lawyer must have considerable experience in federal court to be successful.
Penalties in federal cases tend to be more severe than state charges. If you are convicted, you could face a sentence in a federal prison as well as expensive fines. It is imperative that you take action to protect your rights as soon as you are arrested or think you may be charged with a federal crime.