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The investigations in federal cases are generally larger and more complex than cases tried in state courts. Federal prosecutors and federal law enforcement officers have more resources and training to build a strong case. In the hands of an inexperienced attorney, the defendant is at greater risk of prosecution. Conviction in a federal case can have serious consequences. The Macon federal criminal defense lawyers at Cooper, Barton & Cooper have specialized knowledge to defend your rights in federal court.

Representation from Attorneys Experienced in Federal Court

Not all criminal defense attorneys are well-versed in the differences between the practice of law in state and federal courts and many are surprised at these differences. Therefore, it is important to have an attorney who is knowledgeable of the substantive law, procedures of the federal court, and federal sentencing guidelines.

There are many reasons a crime might be tried in a federal court, such as:

  • The location of the crime, such as crimes committed on federal property.
  • Crimes committed in more than one state, such as drug trafficking or kidnapping.
  • Issues affecting interstate or foreign commerce.
  • A crime against a federal official or agent.
  • Defrauding a federal program.
  • Other federal law issues.

Let Our Attorneys Defend You against Federal Charges

Federal sentencing guidelines are strict and the penalties are often more severe than cases tried in state courts. Therefore, it is important to hire an attorney with experience defending clients in federal cases. Our Macon federal criminal defense attorneys have defended clients in state and federal court. We take a personalized approach to every case to provide the quality legal representation our clients deserve.

If you are facing federal charges in Macon, GA, our team may be able to help you. Call Cooper, Barton & Cooper today at (478) 202-7050 to schedule your free case evaluation!

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