Do I need a Phoenix criminal lawyer if I have been accused of unlawfully discharging a firearm?

Yes. The unlawful discharge of a firearm is considered a criminal offense in Arizona. Therefore, don’t expect the prosecution to go easy on you. They view weapons charges as serious offenses and will try to make sure you pay for your alleged crime.

An experienced Phoenix criminal lawyer will be able to review the details of the allegations, as well as the circumstances, to build a strong defense on your behalf. An attorney will be able to explain your legal rights and help you get your charges either dropped or lessened.

If you have been accused of unlawfully discharging a firearm, don’t wait to talk with an attorney. You don’t want to do or say something that could make your situation worse. For a free case evaluation or to find out how you might be defended, contact the law firm of Curry, Pearson & Wooten, PLC by calling 602-258-1000 or toll free at 1-888-9AZLAWCOM (888-929-5292). 

For more information about Arizona weapons offenses, read our article, What to do if You Have Been Charged with an Arizona Weapons Offense. You should also order our free book, Arizona Criminal Law - What You Must Know.