Being charged with a crime exposes you to a host of potential negative consequences, significant financial burdens to loss of your liberty and privileges, including driving privileges.  Certain convictions may affect your ability to hunt or possess a firearm.  Stephen has years of experience with criminal defense, including over a decade as an independent contractor for Hancock County providing such services to indigent clients.  He works hard to secure an outcome which eliminates or minimizes the consequences of any criminal prosecution.  In the course of his career he has handled numerous traffic, misdemeanor and felony cases from traffic and DUI’s to murder.  Oftentimes, without the benefit of counsel, individuals accept a plea only to discover later that such action had consequences never anticipated by the individual at that time.  Experienced counsel can help a client avoid such pitfalls.