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Detroit, Michigan Weapons Charges Lawyer

Offenses involving the possession, use, or distribution of firearms, knives, explosives, and other dangerous weapons span a broad spectrum of legal infractions. Recognizing their potential to cause harm to individuals and communities, these charges are treated with utmost gravity within the legal realm. Penalties for such violations vary, encompassing fines, imprisonment, probation, and potential forfeiture of firearms possession rights, contingent on the severity of the offense. Effectively defending against weapons charges necessitates a thorough understanding of firearms legislation and strategic legal expertise to navigate the complexities of the criminal justice system. A skilled attorney can provide invaluable counsel and advocacy to individuals confronting weapons charges, diligently working to uphold their rights and secure the most favorable outcome for their case.

Weapon charges include but are not limited to the following:

  • Carrying a concealed weapon (CCW)
  • Felon in possession
  • Felonious assault (assault with a dangerous weapon)
  • Felony Firearm (possession of a firearm while committing any felony)
  • Airport weapons violations
  • Carrying a concealed weapon with an expired CPL license
  • Possession of a firearm while intoxicated
  • Unlawful discharge of a firearm
  • Pointing or aiming a firearm
  • Brandishing a firearm in public
  • Possession of armor piercing ammunition or bullets
  • Possession of a short barreled (or sawed off) shotgun or rifle
  • Possession of a machine gun or semi-automatic firearm
  • Possession of explosives, toxins, or chemicals
  • Possession of metallic (brass) knuckles
  • Possession of a taser gun, stun gun, muffler, or silencer
  • Possession of a dagger, dirk, stiletto, or double edged knife
  • Unlawful manufacturing, sale, or distribution of firearms

Regardless of the type of weapons charge you’re confronting, our attorney at the Law Office of Julian J. Poota, PLLC, possesses the expertise to effectively manage your case and secure the optimal outcome. Weapon charges are taken seriously in the criminal justice system, highlighting the importance of adept legal guidance to pursue reduction or dismissal of charges. Rest assured, our attorney is fully equipped to tackle this challenge head-on.

Defense Strategies for Weapons Charges in Detroit, MI

Gun charges in Michigan have the potential for reduction or dismissal based on your attorney’s grasp of defense tactics and legal intricacies. Factors such as the weapon’s condition, whether it was loaded, its intended use (e.g., hunting), the intent behind its possession, and where it was found can significantly influence your case. Our attorney is adept at integrating these defenses and crafting a compelling argument for why your charges merit reduction or dismissal.

Weapons Charges Attorney for the 36th District Court

The 36th District Court is located at 421 Madison St, Detroit, MI 48226

Weapons Charges Lawyer for the 3rd Circuit Court

The 3rd Circuit Court is located at 1441 St. Antoine, Detroit, MI 48226


Julian did an amazing job handling my case. He ensured to have the possible outcome for me. He was also always available to answer all of my questions/concerns, and was able to answer everything effectively.

L. Landeros

Very professional. Met with me the same day I contacted the office. Went to court the following day and my case was dismissed. Don’t hesitate to contact him for help. Highly recommended thank u so much for your...

J. Bandia

It was a pleasure to have Mr. Poota as our representative. From the time we meet till the end of our case, he was there every step of the way guiding us and making sure our rights were protected and presented...

N. DeCesare

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