New York Sex Crime Attorney
Defending New York Residents Accused of Sex Crimes
If you have been charged with a sex crime, not only is your freedom at
stake, so is your reputation and your future quality of life. Even innocent
people accused of a sex crime can find their relationships and careers
in ruins due to the stigma attached to such offenses. Conviction of a
sex crime can result in imprisonment and lifetime registration as a sex offender.
Sex offender registration can affect your rights regarding housing and
employment and is a public record available to anyone to see. If you are
in this position, it is imperative you enlist the help of an exceptional
New York criminal defense lawyer.
Sex crimes include offenses such as:
- Sexual assault
- Child molestation
- Child pornography
- Internet sex crimes
- Public lewdness
- Burglary with intent to commit sexual assault
Sex Crime Defense Lawyer in NYC
The legal team at The Portela Law Firm, P.C. is well-versed in all aspects
of criminal defense and strategically address your unique situation. Many
sex crimes are considered felonies and, as such, could result in a prison
sentence. Even if you have been accused of a sex crime, do not wait to
obtain legal help. The sooner you have a legal professional fighting by
your side, the higher your chance of achieving a positive outcome.
Manuel Portela's background as an Assistant District Attorney includes
extensive training and instruction in the Criminal Court Bureau, Early
Case Assessment Bureau, Felony Investigations Bureau, Grand Jury Bureau,
Appeals Bureau and the Supreme Court Bureau. This gives him invaluable
insight into how best to defend you and your rights.
For help fighting your sex crime charges, contact a New York sex crime lawyer