Phoenix Criminal Defense

If you face Phoenix criminal or DUI charges you should contact James Novak, Phoenix Criminal Defense Attorney or as soon as possible, to consult him regarding your charges. The Law Office of James Novak devotes 100% of his Law Practice to defending DUI and Criminal Cases. James Novak defends and litigates criminal and DUI charges frequently in the Phoenix Courts.

James Novak has handled hundreds of Phoenix Criminal and DUI charges successfully over the last decade. He defends and litigates Phoenix Court on almost a daily basis. He is also a former Maricopa County prosecutor. He is very familiar with Phoenix Courts, protocol, procedures, judges, prosecution and laws and especially well versed on the defenses that can help you get a good outcome in your case for Phoenix, Arizona criminal or DUI charges

Phoenix Court

The Phoenix court is located at the following address:

Phoenix AZ DUI Lawyer and Criminal Defense Attorney
City of Phoenix
Municipal Court
300 West Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ 85003

If you received Phoenix Criminal Charges or were arrested in Phoenix you were given or mailed a Complaint or Citation. That document will indicate the important information about which court you are to appear, as well as the time and date. If you have not hired an experienced private practice Arizona criminal defense or DUI attorney who defends cases in Phoenix, then you must appear for your Phoenix DUI or Criminal case on the time and date of the citation. A critical mistake a few people make is ignoring or failing to appear for their court date on the designated date and time. If you fail to appear as instructed on the complaint a warrant will be issued for your arrest. If you have hired a Criminal or DUI Attorney, who frequently defends cases in Phoenix AZ, he will give you further instructions as to when and if you need to appear for that court date. He will inform you on the next step, discuss all the facts, processes, nature and classification of the charges, direction, what needs to be done, what he will do to begin building a strong Phoenix Criminal Defense as your defense attorney. You can go to him with any questions and concerns and he will be available to address them.

Phoenix Criminal Laws ׀ Phoenix Criminal Charges

Criminal and DUI charges in Phoenix AZ fall under the rule of the State of Arizona, under Title 13 of the A.R.S. Criminal Codes. These laws are strict, particularly if as they relate to DUI, and repeat offenders. In fact, Arizona criminal and DUI laws are known to be some of the toughest in the country. Convictions carry severe penalties for both Phoenix misdemeanors and Phoenix felonies. Penalties and sentencing vary depending on the classification, nature of the charge, your prior criminal history and other factors surrounding them. A critical mistake some people make is underestimating their criminal charges and the impact they will have on their lives and future. Phoenix criminal charges should be taken very seriously. Contact Phoenix Criminal Attorney, James Novak as soon as possible after you have received the charges or been arrested. He will provide you with a free consultation and give you insight into the nature and severity of the charges. He will let you know what you may be potentially facing, and what he can do for you if retained. He will let you know if he feels that Legal representation is needed to defend your case, give you guidance and direction. James Novak, experienced attorney will provide you with a FREE and confidential consultation from a defense perspective. You can find more information about types of Criminal & DUI charges, classifications, penalties and defenses by visiting

Criminal Defense Phoenix, AZ

A Criminal Charge in Phoenix is not yet a conviction. In fact criminal and DUI charges are dismissed with good Phoenix Legal Representation every day. You may have been arrested or charged, but that in and of itself does not “convict” you as “guilty” of that crime. Your Constitutional Rights allow you the right of fair treatment under the law and the retention of a Criminal Defense Attorney––Use it! The Phoenix Prosecution and Phoenix Court will not do anything to help you in your defense. They are only interested in getting convictions. Only a good private practice Arizona Criminal Defense Lawyer, like James Novak, who defends DUI and criminal charges in Phoenix, AZ will fight vigorously in your defense. James Novak will gather and examine the evidence, determine if your constitutional rights have been violated, look for flaws or weaknesses in the prosecutions cases, challenge evidence, challenge the charges, and build and customize an effective defense strategy. He will fight to suppress all evidence, get your charges reduced, and work for a dismissal of the charges completely. Without a private practice Phoenix Criminal Defense and DUI Defense Attorney like James Novak, your chances of getting a good outcome on your case drastically increase. One of the keys to a successful Phoenix Criminal defense is to get your Phoenix Criminal Defense Attorney on board as soon as possible. Call James Novak today and let him begin building you a strong and successful defense: (480) 413–1499.

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