Defending Against Sex Offense Charges
Being accused of a rape or sexual assault charge can damage your reputation and turn your life upside down. If you are charged with a sex crime, you will have to carry out a felony sentence and pay fines and may have to register as a sex offender.
Lawyer Cynthia Stewart of Cynthia A. Stewart, P.A., in Madison, understands the seriousness of sex offense charges and has spent over three decades of her legal career in criminal defense, excelling in case preparation and litigation to pursue the most positive resolution in every case she represents. In Mississippi, sex offenses include:
- Statutory rape
- Sexual assault
- Sexual battery
Sex crimes against children get some of the most severe felony punishments. With the possibility of life imprisonment weighing on you, trust in your legal representation is essential.
The Authority Element
Persons in positions of authority such as teachers, coaches and parole officers are especially vulnerable to accusations of sexual crimes. Also, it is not unheard of for a parent in a custody battle to accuse the other parent with a sex crime against a minor in an attempt to win guardianship. Our firm investigates all the elements in your case to provide you with the best defense possible.
Maintaining Your Rights
You have a right to fight back against allegations of a sexual offense. At Cynthia A. Stewart, P.A., we serve clients throughout Mississippi. We can pursue your freedom through our attorney’s experience and skill in matters brought to trial.