Wilmington, New Hanover County, Sex Crimes Defense
If you are under investigation for charges of rape, sexual assault or a related sex crime in Wilmington or elsewhere in North Carolina, you need representation from an experienced criminal defense lawyer. The stigma associated with these charges can harm your family, your reputation and your employment. Help protect yourself and your future by talking with our firm as soon as possible.
At Roberts Law Group, PLLC, we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to tell his or her side of the story and to have a competent criminal defense. Attorney Patrick Roberts is a former Assistant District Attorney and will leverage this experience to help you achieve positive results in your case. Our experienced sex crimes defense lawyers will listen to your concerns, provide honest advice about your options and work hard to try to get the charges reduced or dismissed.
Wilmington Rape and Sexual Assault Defense
Roberts Law Group defends people against charges involving:
- Rape and sexual assault
- Aggravated sexual assault
- Statutory rape
- Sexual battery
- Internet sex crimes, including child pornography
- Sex crimes against children
We will review the circumstances behind your arrest and help you understand the charges you are facing and the penalties that may result from a conviction. We will also work hard to help protect your rights and your freedom during the entire process.
Sex crime charges of first-degree rape (§ 14-27.2) and second-degree rape (§ 14-27.3) in North Carolina are outlined in their various statutes, which describe the circumstances involved in such charges and potential penalties upon conviction, including up to life in prison.
Schedule a Free Consultation to Discuss Your Charges
If you have been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault, rape or a related offense in North Carolina or if you know you are being investigated for a sex crime, contact our Wilmington office to learn more about your rights and what the sexual assault defense attorneys of Roberts Law Group, PLLC, can do for you. Schedule a free consultation with a lawyer today by calling 910-212-5555.