How to Select a Defense Attorney?

The decision you make as to who will represent you in a criminal matter is very important.  Here are some important questions to ask before you hire a Criminal Defense Attorney.

Does he or she have the experience?  How many cases has he or she handled?  How many trials?  How many appeals?  How complicated were those cases?

The attorney you select must first have the experience and knowledge.  The attorneys at the Federal Criminal Attorneys of Michigan have extensive experience and there are few if any private federal attorneys in Michigan who have handled state or federal cases.  Attorney Sanford A. Schulman has himself handled over 3000 cases including several hundred federal cases.  He has tried over 75 murder cases in the past 25 years.  He has tried numerous cases in federal district court in Michigan as well in other states.  He has handled hundreds of appeals in State courts and has appeared numerous times in the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Ask your prospective lawyer has he or she handled over 3000 cases?  Attorney Sanford A. Schulman has.

Ask your prospective lawyer has he or she ever won a murder trial?  Attorney Sanford A. Schulman has numerous times.

Ask your prospective lawyer has he or she ever tried a federal jury trial?  Attorney Sanford A. Schulman has many times.

Ask your prospective lawyer if he or she has ever handed a case deemed by the federal court to be complex?  Attorney Sanford A. Schulman has including complex federal conspiracy cases, terrorism, and the largest drug conspiracy cases in Federal Court in Michigan and Indiana as well as complex financial transaction charge in New York.

Ask your prospective lawyer if he or she has ever handled an appeal?  Attorney Sanford A. Schulman has handled over 200 State appeals and numerous federal appeals and has obtain reversals and remands from various appellate courts.

Ask your prospective lawyer if he or she has ever filed any pleadings with the United States Supreme Court?  Attorney Sanford A. Schulman has filed petitions in the United States Supreme Court and won a matter before the US Supreme Court in 2010.

Experienced & Aggressive Criminal Lawyers

The criminal defense lawyers from the Federal Criminal Attorneys of Michigan provide aggressive, and innovative representation of all criminal matters in both State and Federal Court in Michigan and throughout the United States in various Federal District and Circuit Courts. With extensive experience, our firm handles a vast array of criminal law cases ranging from Drunk Driving offenses to murder, from drug possession to complex “white collar” crimes like embezzlement. Our criminal lawyers have the drive and passion needed to take on any case. Don’t gamble on your future, criminal law can be extremely complicated, talk to an attorney today.