Phoenix Criminal Lawyers Explain How to Choose a Bail Bondsman
After an arrest in Phoenix, it can be difficult to know what to do or how to handle the financial stress of posting bail for a loved one. As Phoenix criminal lawyers, we have frequently seen the families of our clients taken in by shady bail agents on the night of an arrest, and we’d like to offer some pointers for choosing a bail bondsman you can trust. Here are a few things to look into when choosing a bail bondsman in Arizona:
- Look for someone who is available on nights and weekends.
- Check up on his or her state licensing.
- Ask about the bail process and make sure he or she can answer your questions knowledgeably.
- Ask about your options for payment and make sure they seem reasonable.
If you need help choosing a bail agent in Phoenix after a friend or family member has been arrested, our Phoenix criminal lawyers would be more than happy to help you find a bondsman in your area who is likely to be honest and reliable. Just give as a call at 1-888-929-5292 today with any questions, and let us get to work for you. We are also available for initial appearances, and we are often able to get the bail amount reduced or have your loved one released without posting bail.