Criminal Defense

“Your Emergency Is My Priority”

Being accused of a crime can be a life altering event, it is essential that you select the right attorney to represent you. Whether it is a summary offense, misdemeanor or felony, Attorney Kelvin L. Morris is able to provide aggressive representation to ensure your rights are protected. In Pennsylvania, there are eight stages of a state criminal proceeding. They are:

  • Arrest
  • Preliminary Arraignment
  • Preliminary Hearing
  • Formal Arraignment
  • Pretrial Conference
  • Trial
  • Sentencing
  • Appeals

Whether you’re just a suspect in a crime or actually charged with a criminal offense, it’s critical to seek legal help from an experienced criminal defense attorney. When you’re a suspect, law enforcement will likely want to interview you. It’s important not to comply to an interview without the presence of an attorney. This way, you won’t unwittingly disclose any information that may be incriminating. It’s also wise not to discuss the incident with friends or family, as anything you say isn’t privileged. It may be used against you. Turn to attorney Kelvin L. Morris for the best legal advice and representation. Attorney Kelvin L. Morris handles summary offenses, misdemeanors and felonies. He can also assist with protection from abuse (PFA) cases in both defense and prosecution.

The Criminal Defense Strategy

When you’re charged with a crime, a potential conviction can result in some negative consequences. A conviction can bring hefty fines, prison time, loss of current and future employment and a tarnished reputation. The goal of attorney Kelvin L. Morris is to develop a strong defense strategy to create reasonable doubt. He accomplishes this by completing a thorough investigation, including speaking with the police, taking witness statements and reviewing evidence, such as ballistic reports. If the evidence against you is strong, he may recommend taking a plea bargain. If this is the case, he will negotiate with the prosecutor for the best deal. Attorney Kelvin L. Morris works hard for the best outcome. If your case should go to trial, he will have witnesses and court exhibits prepared and also has the strong oral skills to present a good defense before the judge and jury. His successes include case dismissal, reduction of charge, house arrest rather than jail and reduced sentencing.

Client Approach

Attorney Kelvin L. Morris works closely with clients. He’s always happy to answer any questions. Being charged of a crime is stressful. Attorney Kelvin L. Morris is there to ensure that you are treated fairly during the entire criminal justice process and keeps clients abreast as their case progresses. He has a very client-centric approach to make the process as least stressful as possible and helps clients smoothly navigate the process.

When you’re charged with a crime, it’s time to hire an experienced criminal defense attorney like Kelvin L. Morris. Don’t go it alone. Let the experience of Kelvin L. Morris work for you.

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