Don't Let A Criminal Charge Devastate Your Life

Being arrested can throw your life off balance. If you are convicted, consequences such as fines and incarceration can be devastating, and the long-term limitations on educational and job prospects are often even more critical concerns.

Regardless of what you are told by police or prosecutors, you have options. There is no reason to lose hope. Nichols Law Firm has helped hundreds of people in Norman and throughout Oklahoma fight misdemeanor and felony charges of all kinds. We are dedicated to reaching positive outcomes in even the most challenging cases.

Former Prosecutors Now Fighting On Your Side

Our team features former Cleveland County assistant district attorneys who now fight to defend people accused of crimes. This means we have firsthand knowledge of how criminal cases are prosecuted and the legal options available for avoiding the harshest consequences. We recognize the prosecutors' burden of proof and take care to hold them to it, using defense strategies to effectively attack the case against you from every angle.

When our lawyers take your case, first steps include thoroughly investigating and analyzing the charges and the evidence against you and reviewing viable defense strategies. Remember that you are presumed innocent. You need a proven lawyer who will take the time to understand your concerns and goals and pursue options that may include working out a reasonable plea bargain and deferred sentence or striving for an acquittal or dismissal at trial.

No matter what you've been accused of, whether you have been arrested or are under investigation, consulting an attorney should be your first priority. You need an advocate with the experience to guide you through the legal system and protect your rights.

Defense Against All Misdemeanor And Felony Charges

We provide resourceful, innovative criminal defense against all misdemeanor and felony charges facing adults, college students and juveniles, including:

  • Drug offenses, from misdemeanor possession of marijuana to felony drug sale, delivery, cultivation, manufacture and trafficking charges in state or federal court — which can carry penalties up to life in prison or other crippling consequences such as asset forfeiture
  • Drunk driving charges, from basic first offenses to felony charges due to prior offenses, high blood alcohol content, involvement in a car accident or other special circumstances
  • Assault and battery and related charges like assault with a deadly weapon and other violent criminal offenses
  • Domestic violence and related crimes like stalking and harassment, as well as defense and guidance in handling orders of protection
  • Theft crimes ranging from shoplifting charged as petit larceny to grand theft, burglary, robbery and other property crimes
  • Weapons offenses, including felon in possession of a firearm, illegal possession of a firearm and charges involving use of a firearm in the commission of another crime
  • White collar charges such as embezzlement from an employer and fraud charges of all kinds, which often involve substantial criminal investigations and complex evidence
  • Traffic offenses such as driving with a suspended license that put people's freedom and their standard or commercial driver's licenses (CDL) on the line
  • Public intoxication and other alcohol-related offenses

Post-Conviction Relief

Our lawyers handle all post-conviction matters. We defend against allegations of probation violations. We also assist people in finding opportunities to clean past criminal charges or convictions from their records through expungements or pardons.

Fast Action Could Be Critical For Your Future

Criminal charges can impact your life, your job and your family for many years to come. Juveniles and college students may lose valuable educational and career opportunities, changing the course of their lives forever. Our goal is to minimize the negative impact of a criminal charge or eliminate it entirely. Our attorneys will provide a consultation focused on ensuring that you understand potential consequences and exploring all your legal options for minimizing or avoiding life-changing penalties.

For clear, practical counsel and the strongest possible defense, call 405-217-4118 or send us an email today. Let us defend your future.