Challenging Your Gun Charges in washington state
Let an experienced Washington State criminal defense attorney assert your best defense to prevent jail time from conviction on your misdemeanor or felony gun charges.
In order to lawfully possess and carry a gun in the state of Washington, you must have proper licensing and maintain compliance with the state’s gun regulations. If you are accused of violating these rules, you could be charged with misdemeanor or felony gun charges, which may lead to jail or prison time.
Common Gun Charges in Washington
Carrying a concealed firearm: It is against the law to carry a concealed firearm outside of your home or place of business, unless you have the proper license to do so, or in very limited circumstances. This is true for residents and non-residents alike.
Unlawful possession of a firearm: Individuals who are convicted of certain types of crimes are not allowed to have any types of firearms in their possession. If you are accused of violating this rule, you can be charged with unlawful possession.
Possession an illegal firearm: Certain firearms are banned under Washington state law, with a few exceptions. These firearms include machine guns, short-barreled rifles, short-barreled shotguns, and any parts intended for these types of guns.
Work With Experienced Criminal Counsel
The experienced criminal defense attorneys at ESPADA will work to defend your constitutional rights and present your best case for dismissal of all gun charges against you by questioning police procedures and the sufficiency of the evidence against you.
Do not hesitate to begin the process of defending your constitutional rights and fighting your gun charges in Washington State. For additional information about our criminal defense services, please call our office today at 1 (844) WA-FELONÍA.
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