Federal Crimes

Federal Defense Lawyers in Birmingham

Let Federal Lawyers Near You Fight for Your Constitutional Rights

Federal prosecutors have the power of the government behind them and are very aggressive in their pursuit of convictions and penalties for federal crimes. Taking immediate action with the counsel of an experienced Alabama federal criminal defense attorney is vital for understanding your rights and protecting you and your loved ones.

A wide variety of crimes can fall under federal jurisdiction, and federal sentencing guidelines are often far more severe than local and state guidelines. Convictions can carry jail time, fines, asset forfeiture, and other consequences that last a lifetime. Our Birmingham federal crime lawyers will help protect your rights and interests during this stressful time.

If you are facing a federal crime, then Jaffe, Hanle, Whisonant & Knight, P.C. can provide the knowledgeable defense you need. Schedule a consultation today with our federal lawyers near you by calling (205) 900-7714!

Defense against All Federal Crimes in Alabama

Our Alabama federal criminal defense lawyers will be by your side during every step of the process, thoroughly examining your case and the evidence. Through our discussions with Alabama federal prosecutors, we can often help clients avoid indictments or get charges reduced. If your case goes to trial, our entire team will help build the most effective defense possible.

Our federal crime attorneys in Alabama understand the complexities of both federal law and court procedure and have taken on thousands of federal cases, including:

CAll Our Alabama Federal Criminal Defense Attorneys

Legal representation is critical in federal criminal cases, and we are committed to providing solid representation for each client. While we will keep you well-informed on the pros and cons of each decision, it is ultimately your choice on how to proceed. Whether you decide to go to trial, take the stand, accept a plea deal, or another option, our federal defense attorneys in Birmingham will work to ensure the best possible outcome and handle all procedural matters.

Contact Jaffe, Hanle, Whisonant & Knight for nationally-recognized federal criminal defense by calling (205) 900-7714 to speak with an experienced criminal defense lawyer.

  • Potential Reckless Murder
  • Death Penalty

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  • Murder

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  • White-Collar Crime & Elder Financial Abuse

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  • Distribution of a Controlled Substance

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    “This firm is the ultimate in legal representation. Michael Hanle was my attorney in a recent case; his professionalism, knowledge, attentiveness to detail and mental support could have not been surpassed. I offer my greatest appreciation for a most ethical and successful experience.”

  • If you need legal defense help, you should contact this firm.

    “I feel fortunate that Mr Hanle represented me on a DUI case. The professionalism, knowledge, and persistence of he and mr Knight were exemplary, which resulted in the best possible outcome for my case.”

  • I am absolutely grateful for a chance to live my life in freedom and prove that I am not who I was accused of being.

    “Please tell Michael Hanle and Brett Knight I personally thank them for working on this case to seek my freedom.”