Criminal Law

Being arrested can be a shocking and an emotionally traumatic experience. Your reputation, ability to earn a living, your family and your personal freedom are all at risk.

When you face any criminal charge, you need immediate help and advice from an experienced Maryland and Washington, D.C., criminal defense lawyer who understands and knows the state and federal laws.

A Criminal Defense Attorney With More Than 40 Years Of Experience

For more than 40 years, our attorney at the Law Offices Of Harry A. Suissa, P.C., has defended the legal rights of people charged with criminal acts. We provide experienced defense representation for clients facing criminal charges, including the following:

  • Assault
  • Controlled dangerous substances
  • Rape/sexual abuse
  • Burglary
  • Shoplifting
  • Homicide
  • Embezzlement (fraud)

Don't Delay Calling When Your Liberty Is At Risk

When you call our firm, Mr. Suissa will guide you through the criminal legal process to zealously protect your rights, and minimize your stress and harm.

You cannot make this call too soon if you are arrested. When arrested, remember your two basic constitutional rights: to remain silent and to be represented by an attorney. Ask for your attorney immediately, and do not answer any questions without first speaking with your attorney.

We will defend your rights, work to expedite your release from custody and immediately start preparing your defense.

We Can Help With Criminal Investigations

Similarly, if you find yourself subject to an investigation that you fear could lead to your arrest, do not try to handle it yourself, but have an experienced criminal defense lawyer in Maryland or Washington, D.C., deal with the investigators for you.

When facing a criminal charge or potential criminal charge, it is vital to obtain skilled legal representation as soon as possible to best defend your rights and freedom.

Contact Us

With more than 40 years of experience with criminal law, our lawyer can assist you with an aggressive criminal defense. Our staff is bilingual in English and Spanish. Call our Silver Spring office at 301-960-5458 or use our online contact form.