Minot Felony Lawyer
Face Serious Charges with a Solid Defense
At Rowenhorst Law, our Minot criminal defense lawyer works hard to protect your rights under the law. We make sure that government officials are held accountable for their actions during any investigation, arrest, or prosecution. Government officials should not be allowed infringe on your rights or over-step their authority.
Protect your rights and your freedom. Call Rowenhorst Law at (701) 203-9220 to schedule your free 30-minute consultation.
Rowenhorst Law: Protecting Your Rights
The laws of North Dakota and the United States provide protections to the accused. These protections are designed to put the burden of proving a criminal offense on the government. In this country, we hold personal freedom in the highest regard and therefore many safeguards are in place to prevent innocent people from becoming incarcerated.
If you have been arrested on a felony charge remember you have the right to remain silent and you have the right to an attorney. Exercise your rights and contact us immediately after your arrest at (701) 203-9220.
Violations of your constitutional rights are impermissible. We work to protect your rights and you should never try to represent yourself at any point. The legal system is complicated and only an experienced criminal defense attorney understands how to best protect you.
What Should I Do if I Have Been Arrested for a Felony Crime?
If you have been arrested try to remember to do the following:
- Remain calm: Being aggressive or combative with police officers will not help you.
- Remain silent: You have the right to remain silent: anything you say can and will be used against you.
- Contact Rowenhorst Law: Get our Minot felony defense attorney involved immediately. We are here you protect your rights.
Penalties for Felonies
A felony charge is serious. Generally, an offense involves physical violence (including the threat of violence) or serious destruction of property.
The State of North Dakota has serious penalties for felony convictions, depending on the circumstances, including:
- A maximum fine of up to $50,000
- Five years to life in prison
- Other mandatory sentences
How Our Firm Can Help
At Rowenhorst Law, we pride ourselves on being available to you when you need us. Your felony attorney in Minot should provide you with the representation you need, when you need it. Our schedule should fit yours, not the other way around.
We also believe that open and ongoing commutation is critical to getting a complete and accurate understanding of your case. We offer a free 30-minute consultation to review your case and explain your rights and options under North Dakota law.
Contact us today at (701) 203-9220 if you have been charged with a felony. Our felony lawyers in Minot are here to help you.