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Tacoma Violent Crimes Defense Lawyers

Standing Up for the Accused for Decades

Violent crimes are the most serious of all offenses you can face. These crimes often involve some type of force, deadly weapons, and physical harm or death to victims. As such, they are aggressively pursued by law enforcement and prosecutors. If you believe you are being investigated for such a crime or if you are already facing formal charges, retain the services of a trusted criminal defense firm.

Hester Law Group has served violent crime defendants in and around Tacoma for more than 40 years. Our track record is one of effectiveness and care for our clients. We understand the high stakes involved in violent crimes and what they can do to your reputation, your family, and your future. Our Tacoma violent crime defense attorneys can work closely with you to learn your objectives and do everything possible to help you obtain the results you seek.

Call us at (253) 300-3034 or contact us online for an aggressive defense today.

Violent Crimes in Washington State

Violent crimes are generally charged as felonies punishable by a year up to life in prison, heavy fines, probation, restitution, and other court-ordered penalties. Furthermore, you will have a permanent criminal record going forward that can harm your future in terms of getting a job, an apartment, a professional license, student financial aid, and more.

Examples of violent crimes include:

While the death penalty was abolished in Washington in 2018, other severe penalties will apply in violent crime cases. The penalties will be based on the nature of the crime, the severity of damage or harm done to victims or property, your previous criminal record if pertinent, and other factors that are relevant to the case.

You Need Our Tacoma Violent Crime Defense Lawyers

Because of how deeply a violent crime conviction can affect your life, you need an attorney with enough experience to fully defend you. This is a matter where experience does count and you will find it in abundance at Hester Law Group. We are backed by over 130 years of legal experience and are ready to take on your case today.

We are available 24/7; contact us at (253) 300-3034 for a free case consultation.

The Hester Law Group Team

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  • “Wayne Fricke is a terrific lawyer who knows the law. The following are only several of many ways Mr. Fricke supported me during my time of crisis: 1. Explained the charges against me in a manner that ...”

    - Former Client
  • “I was accused of domestic violence and need a Lawyer to defend me. Not knowing who to hire I started with Mr. K.W. This lawyer did not seem to believe in my innocence and I was looking at 3 to 5 ...”

    - Craig
  • “I needed guidance through a deposition process with an out of state lawyer. Mr. Hester's representation gave me complete confidence in him. He has an excellent manner about him. I strongly recommend h ...”

    - Former Client
  • “I hired Lance Hester to help me with 2 different legal matters. One was a felony criminal case and the other was a family law issue. In the felony criminal case this individual had everything to lose ...”

    - Former Client
  • “Lance is awesome, I felt like he went out of his way to make sure he was 10 steps ahead of my case. He's knowledgeable, (educated on his craft) witty and quick in court. And he will do his very best ...”

    - Shawna
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    We understand the urgency clients have when they need an attorney. We are available  24/7 to help you.

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    We feel honored to help someone through the toughest time they will ever go through.

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    At Hester Law Group, we use a personal approach that best suits the needs of our clients.

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    We have been a successful team for two decades and have over 130 years of combined experience.

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