Sex Offenses: One Compromising Moment Could Forever Change Your Life
When accused of a crime, it’s natural to not want to talk about it, to wish it would all go away. The truth is that it’s never that simple. Perhaps more than any other type of criminal accusation, sex crimes can affect all aspects of a person’s personal, familial, social and professional life. It’s for these and numerous other reasons that it’s important to obtain representation from an experienced lawyer who can protect you from harmful exposure and stand up for your rights.
The Sooner You Act, The More We Can Help
In North Carolina, sex crimes carry serious legal consequences, including long-term prison sentences, loss of employment and the requirement to register as a sex offender no matter where you live for the rest of your life.
At Scott Law Group, we understand that mistakes happen. Perhaps you were caught in a compromising situation but nothing illegal actually happened. Or maybe someone wrongly accused you of a crime you did not commit. Regardless of the circumstances, our team of criminal defense attorneys can help you fight the charges. In some cases, by taking action right away, we can get to the bottom of the accusations, take measures to protect your good name and even prevent the charges from being filed.
With more and more people using cellphones, social media and other online forms of communication, the legal landscape of what constitutes a sex crime is constantly evolving. At our firm, we stay up to date on these changes and the implications they have for our clients.
Below are some of the most common types of sex offenses we see:
- Sex offenses involving minors
- Rape and sexual assault
- Statutory rape
- Violation of the stipulations of being a registered sex offender
- Possession of child pornography
- Indecent exposure
Whether you’ve been charged with a crime or you suspect that you are under investigation, it’s time to start protecting yourself with the assistance of a skilled and experienced attorney.
We Don’t Judge Our Clients — We Defend Them
Contact our team by calling 336-310-8569 or toll-free at 800-566-2907. If you prefer to send an email, complete our online contact form. We work with clients across the Piedmont Triad from our law office in Kernersville.