criminal law practice areas

We, as criminal defense lawyers, are forced to deal with some of the lowest people on earth, people who have no sense of right and wrong, people who will lie in court to get what they want, people who do not care who gets hurt in the process. It is our job–our sworn duty–as criminal defense lawyers, to protect our clients from those people.Cynthia Roseberry


Criminal Defense Attorneys have the duty to represent people who have been charged with crimes. Some of these people are completely innocent, but not all of them are. As such, criminal defense attorneys also represent people who have been charged with serious crimes. When we do, the public will usually vilify the attorney for representing someone who may be guilty of a very serious offense. Few people see criminal defense attorneys as heroes, but that is exactly what they are. Attorney Marc J. Victor explains why criminal defense attorneys are not only necessary but are, in fact, “Unsung Heroes.” Read more…


Criminal Law Practice Areas – With the Attorneys For Freedom Law Firm you can be sure your case will be analyzed in detail and that you will get a strategy tailored especially for your case. If needed, we can do our own investigation and collect various documents important to the process. During the whole process, you will know what the strategy is and you can, of course, share your views. If you need to hire a professional, experienced and dedicated criminal defense attorney, call the Attorneys For Freedom Law Firm.



  • Possession or Use of a Dangerous Drug
  • Possession or Use of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Possession of Drugs For Sale
  • Transportation of Drugs For Sale
  • Manufacture of Dangerous Drugs
  • Cultivation or Growing of Marijuana
  • Distribution of Drugs
  • Prescription Fraud
  • Drug Trafficking


As an experienced Chandler DUI Lawyer, Marc J. Victor is dedicated to the aggressive defense DUI and other criminal cases. He understands that the preservation of a defendant’s license is crucially important, and organizes defense strategy and tactics around that priority.

  • Aggravated DUI
  • Marijuana DUI
  • Extreme DUI
  • Super Extreme DUI
  • DUI with Minors
  • OUI (Operating Under the Influence) “BOAT”
  • Reckless driving
  • Endangerment


  • Fraudulent Schemes
  • Mortgage Fraud
  • Racketeering (RICO) / Illegally Conducting an Enterprise
  • Bank, Mail and Wire Fraud
  • Money Laundering (Federal Charge) U.S.C. §1956
  • Money Laundering (State Violations) A.R.S. §13-2317
  • Extortion
  • Possession of a Forgery Device
  • Unlawful Use of Means of Transportation
  • Forgery
  • Issuing Bad Checks
  • Theft of Means of Transportation / Auto Theft
  • Theft
  • Shoplifting


Criminal Law Practice Areas – Appeals are possible in both criminal and civil cases, although only a defendant may appeal in a criminal trial while either a plaintiff or defendant can appeal after a civil suit. When an appeal occurs, the person requesting the appeal (the appellant) asks a higher court to take a look at what was done in the original trial and to determine whether the outcome was proper based on court rules and application of the law.


  • Sexual Conduct with a Minor
  • Child Molestation
  • Sexual Exploitation of a Minor
  • Child Pornography
  • Luring a Minor for Sexual Exploitation
  • Solicitation of Prostitution
  • Public Sexual Indecency
  • Indecent Exposure
  • Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Prostitution
  • Sexual Assault


  • Drive by shooting
  • Aggravated Assault
  • Restoration of Gun Rights
  • Disorderly Conduct with a firearm
  • Prescription Fraud
  • Endangerment with a firearm
  • Misconduct with weapon
  • Straw Purchase of a firearm
  • Prohibited Possession
  • Deadly physical force
  • Self Defense
  • Defensive display of a firearm
  • Mistake of fact (Shooting someone by mistake)
  • Illegal Manufacture of a firearm
  • Illegal Transfer of a Firearm
  • NFA (National Firearms) Violations
  • Accidental discharge of a firearm


  • Antitrust Violations
  • Asset Forfeiture
  • Child Pornography
  • Conspiracy Cases
  • Counterfeiting
  • Cyberstalking
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Fraud
  • Insider Trading
  • International Extradition
  • IRS Violations
  • Medicare Fraud
  • Mortgage Fraud
  • Tax Evasion
  • Trade Secret Theft
  • Federal Criminal Appeals
  • Federal Criminal Trials
  • Grand Jury Representation


  • Assault / Domestic Violence
  • Aggravated Assault
  • Unlawful Imprisonment
  • Robbery: Aggravated or Armed Robbery
  • Endangerment
  • First Degree Murder
  • Second Degree Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • Kidnapping
  • Resisting Arrest
  • Aggravated Harassment
  • Child Abuse
  • Violation of Order of Protection / Injunction Against Harassment
  • Drive By Shooting
  • Stalking
  • Harassment
  • Negligent Homicide
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • Misconduct With a Weapon
  • Aggravated Domestic Violence (Felony)