Gun Crime Defense in Virginia Beach
Protect Your Rights in Chesapeake, Norfolk, Hampton Roads
There are many situations where law enforcement and the courts see firearms as a threat, even though guns can be used for protection or recreational activities. Possessing an unlicensed gun or a registered gun that was used in the commission of a crime, however, could bring serious charges. At Invictus Law, our Virginia Beach criminal defense lawyer is prepared to build an effective strategy to protect your constitutional rights.
Our office handles the following:
- Possession of an assault rifle
- Carrying a loaded gun outside
- Carrying a concealed weapon with no permit
- Selling a weapon without a licensed dealer
- Selling or giving a weapon to a minor
- Possessing a gun as a felon
- Unlawful discharge of a weapon
Weapon Misconduct Charges
The intention of the law is that individuals do not behave recklessly with weapons, however arrests are still made without sufficient proof of reckless behavior. Our priority is to gather enough evidence to prove that you were not guilty of the crime, that you were defending yourself, or that another exception was in play. For example, if you were on a legal, supervised range or had a special permit, we may be able to get your charges dismissed.
Hire Invictus Law for Your Gun Crime Case
Gun crimes and any type of weapons charges are taken very seriously in the eyes of the law, especially when there is room for interpretation. Having a seasoned and knowledgeable Virginia Beach criminal defense attorney on your side is important, as a conviction could revoke your gun rights and present other serious legal consequences.
If you are currently facing gun crime charges, call (757) 337-2500 for a complimentary case evaluation.