Choose Rodriguez-Nanney, P.A. for Your Criminal Defense
Located in Annapolis, MD
Standing accused of a criminal offense in Annapolis, MD can bring on frustration, fear and embarrassment. But the important thing is that you stay focused on securing the best legal defense Annapolis, MD has to offer. Contact Rodriguez-Nanney PA today and you’ll get the legal defense you deserve.
The attorneys at the Rodriguez-Nanney Law Firm are experienced criminal defense trial lawyers located in Annapolis, MD. We serve clients throughout the state of Maryland and provide aggressive representation and strategic defense for felony and misdemeanor cases filed at the Federal, State, and Municipal levels.
Specific Criminal Offenses
As a member of the Maryland Criminal Defense Attorney’s Association, Ms. Rodriguez- Nanney has a passion for protecting individuals’ rights. Over the course of her career, Ms. Rodriguez-Nanney has successfully defended clients from an array of charges, including:
Generally this is considered to be the act of physically touching another without consent. In more serious assault cases, typically the physical contact is violent in nature or the threat of violence with a weapon.
- Drug Possession and/or Distribution
Being caught in possession of illegal drugs or paraphernalia can have different legal ramifications depending on the drug in question. Standing accused of intending to distribute narcotics carries much more serious consequences.
- Sex Offenses
Sex offenses cover all manner of sexual crimes, including rape, sodomy, and sexual abuse. Depending on the ultimate conviction, punishment can include mandatory registering with the sexual offender’s registry, which is viewable by the public.
- Child Abuse
Child abuse crimes covers ‘injury’ to a child that was the result of willful actions or neglect on the part of the accused. It can also include assault or sex offenses.
- Possession of a Deadly Weapon
In Maryland, having, using, buying, or sell certain weapons can be a crime. For example, carrying a gun without a permit or carrying a dangerous weapon that is concealed can be against the law.
- False Imprisonment/Kidnapping
Generally, this refers to restricting a person’s freedom to physically move or leave a situation. If this also entails physically moving a person from one place to another, it can be considered kidnapping as well. Note that these descriptions should not be taken as legal advice. They are merely provided by Rodriguez-Nanney, PA, for the sake of education and better understanding potential crimes in the state of Maryland. Each crime has specific legal standards and generally depend on the facts of the case. If you have been arrested for one of these crimes, contact us and we can explain why your specific set of facts or circumstances was considered a crime, and whether you have any defenses.
Criminal Charges and Immigration Status
Due to her particular experience, Ms. Rodriguez-Nanney is uniquely qualified to handle criminal charges that may affect an individual’s immigration status in Annapolis, MD and throughout Maryland. Since 1999, she has been a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and has represented immigrants in both criminal court and immigration court.
Protecting Your Constitutional Rights
No matter what crime you are convicted of, the Constitution of the United States guarantees you certain rights. They attorneys at the Law Firm of Rodriguez-Nanney will work diligently to see those rights are respected from the moment you stand accused. More information regarding your Constitutional rights can be found on our FAQ page.
Innocent Until Proven Guilty
“Innocent until proven guilty” is the cornerstone of our justice system. Even so, you need a passionate and knowledgeable defender ready to go to bat on your behalf. The attorneys at Rodriguez-Nanney understand the importance of making the State prove their case. You shouldn’t face consequences if the State isn’t able to put on its case. Our attorneys have the experience and expertise not only to defend you in court, but to make sure the State has to put its case on trial if necessary.
Call Rodriguez-Nanney PA Before Making Any Statements
If you are accused of a crime in Annapolis, MD, it’s important you understand and exercise your right to remain silent. Demand to invoke your right to legal counsel immediately, as anything you say can be used against you. Though the Rodriguez-Nanney Law Firm is headquartered in Annapolis, MD, our attorneys are licensed to practice anywhere in the state. If you stand accused anywhere in Maryland, our attorneys can represent you in court.