Violent Crimes Overview

Las Vegas Violent Crimes Defense Lawyer

If you, or someone that you care about, find themselves facing an allegation of a crime of violence, the single most important thing you can do is retain a competent criminal defense attorney experienced in this specialized area of the law. Due to the serious repercussions and public stigma in a violent crime case, violent crimes, such as battery, assault, robbery and murder/homicide, these offenses are aggressively and harshly prosecuted. These types of crimes carry among the harshest punishments in the criminal justice system. When someone is facing an allegation of a crime of violence, their entire future is on the line. Because of this, it is absolutely essential that you find the very best defense lawyer possible to help you in your time of need. By working with an attorney that truly understands the severity of this situation and the way to mount the best defense and receive the best outcome, you give yourself the best chance at maintaining a normal life and keeping your freedom.

Defending Against Violent Crimes

Attorney Josh Tomsheck is one of the most experienced violent crimes attorneys in the State of Nevada. Mr. Tomsheck is a former Chief Deputy District Attorney who has handled, and tried to a jury, virtually every violent crime that can be charged under Nevada law. Attorney Tomsheck has specialized training, and years of experience, handling charges such as Capital Murder, Murder, Manslaughter, Robbery, Battery, Assault, Coercion, Kidnapping and Extortion. Mr. Tomsheck has handled hundreds of cases such as these, including those featuring deadly weapon or gang enhancements. As a former prosecutor assigned to the Gun Crimes division of the Major Violators Unit of the Clark County District Attorney’s Office, Josh Tomsheck has a unique perspective of knowing how a prosecutor will view your case and the best defenses available. This experience and reputation allows Mr. Tomsheck to fight for a favorable negotiation on your behalf, or to argue your case to a jury in a way few other Lawyers in Southern Nevada can.

Attorney Tomsheck is a member of Nevada Association for Criminal Justice and the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys and has received a level of training rivaled by few Trial Attorney’s in Nevada. As a Nationally Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer, Mr. Tomsheck has been certified as an expert in the field of criminal trial law. The State Bar of Nevada has recognized Mr. Tomsheck as a Specialist in Criminal Trial Law, one of only three (3) in the entire state.

At the law firm of Hofland & Tomsheck, we are experienced in the defense of violent criminal charges and are very familiar with the laws in Nevada regarding violence crimes and weapons offenses, including both State and Federal firearms violations. If you have been charged with a crime of violence or a weapons charge, you must act quickly to protect yourself against aggressive criminal prosecution. The Federal and State Governments in Nevada prosecute these crimes aggressively and have unlimited resources and specialized members of law enforcement and prosecutors at their disposal. You need the same level of experience and specialization to assure yourself the best defense.

If you, or someone you know, has been arrested or charged with a crime of violence in Las Vegas, Clark County, or anywhere in Nevada, they should call a qualified Violent Crimes Defense Attorney immediately. The consequences of a less than adequate defense are overwhelming. Mandatory prison times, lengthy minimum sentences and huge fines are required when someone is convicted of these crimes.

Call Attorney Josh Tomsheck, from the Law Firm of Hofland & Tomsheck, today for a Free Initial Consultation on how best to handle your violent crime case. It is in your best interest to obtain a qualified, aggressive and knowledgeable lawyer right away so that they miss no opportunity to get to work on fighting your case. Mr. Tomsheck will work with you personally to ensure your case gets the attention it deserves and you get the right outcome. We are available during regular business hours and can be reached 24/7 in the case of an emergency. Call 702-895-6760 or e-mail right now to schedule an appointment.