Westchester Gun and Weapon Possession Attorneys
Criminal possession of a firearm or weapon carries heavy consequences in Westchester, ranging from substantial fines to incarceration. People can be susceptible to charges if they are even in the same vicinity as a gun or weapon. Fortunately, the Westchester gun and weapon possession attorneys have extensive experience handling these charges and are capable of providing you the quality representation you need.
At the Law Offices of Richard A. Portale, P.C., we understand unfortunate circumstances occur and you may find yourself in the wrong place and the wrong time. Our Westchester gun and weapon possession attorneys are prepared to build you an effective defense strategy in pursuit of the most favorable result from your case. Although you may be feeling intimidated by the legal system and afraid of what the future may hold, our Westchester legal team has the experience to guide you through your case as smoothly as possible.
Common Gun and Weapon Possession Charges
Any person handling dangerous property assumes a greater risk. Common charges that you may receive from wrongful gun and weapon possession in Westchester include:
- Criminal possession of weapon
- Unlawful possession of weapon
- Criminal use of firearm
- Criminal sale of firearms
- Manufacture, transport, disposition and defacement or weapons
- Unlawful intent
- Aggravated criminal possession
- Purchase of rifles and/or shotguns in contiguous states
- Safe storage of rifles, shotguns, and firearms
If you’re facing charges for any of these crimes and do not provide the best defense in the court of law, you could be convicted and face further negative repercussions. Fortunately, a Westchester criminal defense attorney can fully prepare you for the legal process and offer guidance throughout.
Contact a Westchester Gun and Weapon Possession Attorney for Help
At the Law Offices of Richard A. Portale, P.C., our former experience on the criminal prosecution side allows us to have better insight on exactly how to defend your charges. Our Westchester gun and weapon possession attorneys aggressively protect the rights of those we represent, and we may also put our skills to work for you. Contact our offices at (914) 772-3166 today to speak with a compassionate member of our Westchester legal team.