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Troy, MI Weapons Charges Lawyer

Weapons charges encompass a broad range of offenses related to the possession, use, or trafficking of firearms, knives, explosives, and other dangerous weapons. These charges are taken very seriously within the legal system due to the potential harm they can inflict on individuals and communities. Depending on the nature of the offense, penalties for weapons charges can include fines, imprisonment, probation, and the loss of the right to possess firearms. Defending against weapons charges requires a thorough understanding of firearms laws, as well as strategic legal expertise to navigate the complexities of the criminal justice system. A skilled attorney can provide invaluable guidance and advocacy to individuals facing weapons charges, working to protect their rights and achieve the best possible outcome in 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

No matter the specific weapons charge you’re confronting, our lawyer at the Law Office of Julian J. Poota, PLLC, is fully equipped to proficiently manage your case and secure the best possible result. Weapon charges carry significant weight within the legal system, underscoring the necessity of skilled legal representation to pursue the reduction or dismissal of charges. You can trust our attorney to tackle this challenge with determination and expertise.

Defense Strategies for Weapons Charges in Troy, MI

In Michigan, firearm charges could potentially be reduced or dismissed depending on your attorney’s understanding of defense strategies and legal complexities. Factors such as the firearm’s condition, whether it was loaded, its intended purpose (such as hunting), the intent behind its possession, and where it was found can greatly impact your case. Our attorney skillfully incorporates these defenses, constructing a compelling argument to justify why your charges should be reduced or dismissed.

Weapons Charges Attorney for the 52nd 4th District Court

The 52nd 4th District Court is located at 520 W Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084

The 52nd 4th District Court judges are:

 Honorable Kirsten Nielsen Hartig

Honorable Maureen M. McGinnis


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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