Posts Tagged ‘criminal defense lawyers’

Lawyers Hire other Attorneys to Represent them in Criminal Matters

Why do Attorneys hire other Lawyers to Represent them in Criminal Matters?  Lawyers don’t just defend other people-they are sometimes the accused as well. When this happens, many will hire another attorney to represent them rather than taking the case on themselves. Why does this happen, and how does it benefit a lawyer to hire…

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Aiding and Abetting

Aiding and Abetting In criminal law, an abettor is a person who willingly and knowingly helps or encourages another individual carry out a crime. This includes providing funds, information or helping the individual evade law enforcement. Other forms of assistance include driving the vehicle used to flee the scene, providing false defenses and prompting or…

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