Looking for an Attorney for a Sexual Assault Case in Harrisburg?

As with any sex crime, sexual assault is a serious offense that requires the aggressive representation of an experienced attorney. According to Pennsylvania law, you can be charged with a second-degree felony statutory sexual assault if you engage in sexual conduct with a person who is under the age of 16 or a first-degree statutory sexual assault if the individual involved in under the age of 16 and the accused is 11 years their senior. Sexual assault as defined under the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes ยง3124.1 is any sexual conduct that is not agreed upon by the victim and can leave a person facing serious repercussions. If you have been arrested, you need to work with a Harrisburg criminal defense lawyer now.

Institutional Sexual Assault

Any sexual assault, intercourse or abuse that is committed by an employee of the state or educator is called institutional sexual assault. If these crimes are committed by a teacher, child care administrator or person of authority, the penalties will be incredibly harsh. Not only will you risk losing your job, but you could be sentenced to lengthy jail or prison time, be forced to pay steep fines and spend the rest of your life registering as a convicted sexual offender. These charges are often highly publicized and require the representation of a dedicated and highly skilled criminal defense lawyer.

Working with Crisp and Associates, LLC

When you work with Crisp and Associates, LLC, you will be working with skilled defense attorneys who are well-versed in Pennsylvania criminal law and how it applies to your case. We will thoroughly investigate your situation and ensure that your rights were not impeded upon during the investigation or arrest. At our firm, we will aggressively pursue an amicable resolution for your case. Crisp and Associates, LLC is not afraid to go to trial and fight on your behalf to have your charges greatly reduced or dropped. If you need a lawyer for your sexual assault charges in Harrisburg, do not hesitate to contact our team as soon as possible and schedule a free case evaluation with our experienced criminal defense attorneys.