Experienced Criminal Defense in Indianapolis
Also Serving Central Indiana
At Keffer Barnhart LLP, we are proud to offer quality representation and
aggressive defense for our clients throughout the Indianapolis area. We
have provided favorable case results to individuals facing criminal accusations
as well as those who have had their rights infringed upon by law enforcement
personnel. With the guidance of our team, you can rest assured that everything
that can be done is being done to provide you with a desirable resolution
to your situation. When you work with an Indianapolis criminal defense
lawyer from our firm, we can take immediate action to protect your rights,
defend your freedom, and seek a positive resolution for you.
Unlike other firms that push cases to finish quickly just to move on to the next case, we take the time to get to know
you and develop a personalized strategy to help ensure that your needs
are met. No case is too big or too small for our talented team to handle.
As former prosecutors, we can offer unique insight into your case and
plan accordingly for the actions of prosecutors. If you find yourself
facing any of the following legal concerns, you need to contact an Indianapolis
criminal defense attorney from our team right away!
If you feel that you were sentenced to unfair penalties or that your rights
were violated during the criminal trial, you may be able to obtain a criminal
appeal. Keffer Barnhart LLP can help pursue this action and protect your
rights throughout the case.
DUI / OVWI / OWI
Operating a vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol is a very
serious crime in Indiana, and if you have been arrested for DUI, OVWI
or OWI, you need to work with Keffer Barnhart LLP right away. We can aggressively
pursue a favorable outcome for any intoxicated driving charge and protect
your driving privileges.
Multiple types of offenses are associated with drug crimes, and if you
have been charged with an offense relating to the sale, possession or
manufacture of drugs, you could be facing harsh penalties. Protect yourself
and your future by working with an Indianapolis criminal defense lawyer now.
Expungement / Sealing Records / Restricted Access
Are you haunted by your criminal past? You may be eligible to expunge
or seal your records. This legal process allows you to move forward with
your life and obtain jobs, housing and loans that have been otherwise
denied to you because of your record.
First Time Criminal Offenses
Individuals charged with their first crime may qualify for special considerations
or could qualify for diversion programs that can help the defendant avoid
significant jail time. For more information and how our attorneys can
help, contact us today.
With gun crimes covered extensively in the media, it should come as no
surprise that the penalties you may be facing for an alleged gun-related
offense could significantly affect your future. Do not hesitate to contact
Keffer Barnhart LLP right away if you have been arrested for a gun crime.
Habitual Traffic Violators
Traffic tickets can cause serious complications in your life, including
points on your driving record, putting you at risk of losing your license,
and potentially resulting in a steep increase of your insurance premiums.
If you are a habitual traffic offender, you need to contact Keffer Barnhart
Handgun Licenses and Handgun License Appeals
In order to legally own a firearm in the state of Indiana, you need to
obtain a license to carry a handgun. If you have been denied a license,
Keffer Barnhart LLP can help appeal the findings and assist you in protecting
your Second Amendment right.
Probation is a privilege, not a right. If you have been granted probation
in lieu of a jail sentence or in addition to jail time, you need to abide
by all requirements defined in your probationary terms. Failure to do
so can result in serious penalties and additional criminal charges.
At Keffer Barnhart LLP, we have experience assisting our clients with
obtaining sentence modifications. If you fear that an error was made in
your sentencing or that your rights were violated in any manner, we may
be able to assist you in petitioning for a sentence modification from
Sex Offenses / Sex Offender Registry
If you are convicted of a sex crime in Indiana, you will have to abide
by the sex offender registry law. Under this law, you will be required
to register as a convicted sex offender and provide personal information,
including your name, address, and criminal record.
Burglary, robbery, credit card theft, embezzlement, fraud and shoplifting
can all be considered theft crimes. If you have been charged with any
of these offenses, you need to immediately contact an Indianapolis criminal
defense lawyer from our firm.
Traffic Citations and Violations
If you are one of the many individuals who have been cited for a traffic
violation such as a moving stop, speeding, or running a red light, our
firm can help. You can fight these tickets with the guidance of an attorney
who can help protect your driving privileges and your rights.
Violent crimes are some of the most aggressively prosecuted offenses in
the state of Indiana. If convicted, you could face life in prison without
parole, be subjected to restraints or face the death penalty. You need
to aggressively protect your future by working with Keffer Barnhart LLP!
White Collar Crimes
White collar crimes are considered to be "lesser" offenses than
violent crimes but they still carry major penalties. If you are convicted,
you could face federal penalties and incur a permanent criminal record.
You need to work with Keffer Barnhart LLP right away.
Aggressive Representation for Criminal Cases
If you have been arrested and charged with a serious offense, you need
to contact an experienced and understanding legal representative from
Keffer Barnhart LLP. Our team stands ready to pursue the best possible
outcome for your situation and ensure that your rights are protected and
your freedom is actively defended. If you have questions or concerns about
your situation or how working with an Indianapolis criminal defense lawyer
from our team can help, schedule a free initial consultation with our
Contact Keffer Barnhart LLP to learn more.