How Criminal Cases are Tried in the State of Maryland

How Criminal Cases are Tried in the State of Maryland

In the State of Maryland,  there are two ways to have your criminal case tried; the first way is a bench trial where your case is heard only by the judge in District Court. The second way is a jury trial, where the outcome of your case is decided by a 12 person jury...
Why Hire a Criminal Defense Attorney?

Why Hire a Criminal Defense Attorney?

One of the most common questions posed to individuals who are faced with criminal charges is whether or not they should hire a criminal defense attorney. One deterring factor can certainly be the cost associated with hiring a lawyer, however, in many cases that cost...