“I was wrongly convicted of murder. I spent nearly 17 years in prison fighting my case. When I finally won a new trial, I chose Greg Robey to be a part of my defense team. He found an FBI agent who had worked on the case in the 1980s, along with critical pieces of evidence that we thought were long lost. After a long and very hard-fought trial, I was found Not Guilty of all charges. I owe my freedom to Greg Robey and my defense team.” -R.R., Ravenna, Ohio
Fear. Anxiety. Anger. Frustration. These are all common emotions people experience after an arrest. If you are arrested for any type of crime — state or federal — it is important that you remain calm. The decisions you make once you are under the supervision of the criminal justice system have a serious impact on the outcome of your case, and ultimately, your freedom and your future. Following your arrest, it is essential to follow these steps:
You are not alone. Further, your case is not open and closed. A skilled lawyer can protect your rights and help you fight back.