Rochester Arson Defense Lawyer
Michigan State Law: Arson
Freedman Law Group represents clients facing arson and insurance fraud charges throughout Oakland County, Macomb County and the surrounding areas. If you or someone you know has been accused of any form of arson, it is important to discuss your situation with a skilled Rochester criminal defense attorney. Our firm offers a free case evaluation to help you get started. Arson is covered under Michigan Penal Code §§750.71-750.80. Arson is defined as burning through intentionally or even unintentionally starting a fire or carrying out and action which causes or helps start a fire.
Any arson charge may be very serious. Particularly when arson is involves an inhabited dwelling, or if anyone is injured or loses their life as a result of the fire, a defendant may face felony charges and many years in state prison. Michigan law enforcement and prosecutors are harsh in dealing with alleged arsonists. Depending on the property that was damaged and if the fire was intentional or unintentional, the outcomes can differ.
Contact a Rochester criminal defense attorney from our firm!
Our firm provides the aggressive, personalized representation that our clients need in the face of arson charges. We represent homeowners, juveniles, business owners and others who have been wrongfully accused of arson. Freedman Law Group was established in 1994, and our Rochester criminal defense attorneys have over 26 years of legal experience to dedicate to our clients' defense.
You may have filed an insurance claim due to property damage resulting from a fire. The insurance company may have launched in investigation into your claim, and you are now facing criminal charges of arson and insurance fraud. You will need immediate, aggressive defense. You need a competent arson defense lawyer to investigate your case and find evidence that supports your side of the story and weakens the prosecution's case against you. After all, what if the insurance company made these allegations in an effort to avoid paying your valid claim? Do not wait to get the help you need and contact a Rochester arson lawyer from our firm.