Washington County Criminal Defense Attorney
Start Planning a Strong Defense
Facing criminal charges can be overwhelming, scary, and isolating. You may feel like you have no one to turn to, but you are not alone. At Biafore Law, we know how important it is that our clients receive customized legal representation. Our dedicated legal team is committed to protecting client rights. We believe in providing every client with the type of compassionate-yet-strategic defense representation they need to feel supported while going through such a challenging time. We also know how important it is to move quickly after being charged. Our Washington County criminal defense lawyer is standing by to help you today.
If you were charged with a criminal offense in Washington County, Biafore Law is here for you. Contact us online or call our law firm at (401) 244-7433.
Personalized Criminal Defense Services
If you were arrested and charged in Washington County, the first thing you should do is secure legal representation from a criminal defense attorney experienced in handling criminal cases. With over two decades of experience handling criminal cases in Rhode Island, our Washington County criminal defense lawyer has the skills and resources you are looking for. We understand how these cases are prosecuted, and we aren’t afraid to fight for you in court.
We offer a versatile range of criminal defense services, including:
- DUI defense
- Domestic assault
- Drug possession
- Reckless driving
- Superior Court felonies
Having a competent, reliable attorney by your side can make you feel more confident and self-assured when making important legal decisions. In addition to helping you understand the charges brought against you, our legal team is prepared to thoroughly investigate your case and represent you in court. We can even negotiate with prosecutors when necessary.
Criminal Courts in Washington County
Depending on the nature of your case, you will have to appear in either the Washington County Superior Court, the Fourth Division District Court, or Family Court. In Washington County, all courts that handle criminal matters are located in the McGrath Judicial Complex in Wakefield. Wakefield-Peacedale, a census designated place (CDP) in South Kingston, is the county seat of Washington County. To find out which court you must report to, reach out to our Washington County criminal defense lawyer.
Courts in Washington County which handle criminal cases include:
- Superior Court, (401) 782-4121 or (401) 782-4139 (TTY), McGrath Judicial Complex, 4800 Tower Hill Road, Wakefield, Rhode Island 02879
- Family Court, (401) 782-4111, McGrath Judicial Complex, 4800 Tower Hill Road, Wakefield, Rhode Island 02879
- District Court (Fourth Division), (401) 782-4131, McGrath Judicial Complex, 4800 Tower Hill Road, Wakefield, Rhode Island 02879
If you are required to appear in the Rhode Island Supreme Court, you will need to travel to Providence. The Rhode Island Supreme Court is located in the Licht Judicial Complex at 250 Benefit St, Providence, RI 02903. They can be reached by phone at (401) 222-3266 or (401) 222-3272 (Clerk’s Office).
We Understand What You Are Up Against
Contact our law firm for guidance if you were arrested and charged with a criminal offense in Washington County. At Biafore Law, we know how overwhelming it can be to face criminal charges. You could face jail time, fines, probation, and other punitive measures if convicted. Furthermore, a criminal conviction on your record can significantly impact your future opportunities, including finding employment, housing, and providing for your family.
Are you facing criminal charges in Washington County? Don’t hesitate; call Biafore Law at (401) 244-7433 or send us a message online.
Call us today at 401-244-7433 or fill out our form to schedule a consultation.