Criminal Defense

Non-Jail Resolution for Washtenaw County Woman

Margolis Law negotiated a non-jail resolution for a woman who owed over $36,000.00 in child support arrears.

Assault and Battery Win

Margolis Law won a jury trial, successfully defending a woman from charges of Assault and Battery.

Plea Agreement for Washtenaw County Man

Margolis Law obtained a plea agreement for a man charged with Possession of Marijuana, whereby the charges were dismissed under the Holmes Youthful Trainee Act. (HYTA).

Charged with CSC 2

Ingham County (2012): Obtained a short jail sentence for Defendant charged with CSC 2, when sentencing guidelines proposed much lengthier term of imprisonment.

Armed Robbery Charges

Washtenaw County (2012): Defendant was facing armed robbery charges. Obtained a short jail sentence for Defendant, despite a lengthy prison sentence accorded Defendant proposed per the sentencing guidelines.

Federal Counterfeiting and Parental Kidnapping Charges

Washtenaw County (2013): Defendant was facing Federal Counterfeiting and Parental Kidnapping charges, and a state charge of Parental Kidnapping as well. Obtained deferred probationary sentence for Defendant.

6 Counts of CSC

Lenawee County (2013): Defendant was charged with 6 counts of CSC 1, and obtained a plea agreement for a probation sentence.

6 Counts of CSC

Lenawee County (2013): Defendant was charged with 6 counts of CSC 1, and obtained a plea agreement for a probation sentence.

Manufacturing and Distributing Marijuana

Washtenaw County (2013): Defendant was charged with Manufacturing and Distributing Marijuana (Less than 45 kg). After filing several pretrial Motions, obtained a restitution-only sentence, with Defendant serving no time, nor probation.

Criminal Sexual Conduct, Fourth Degree

Bay County (2013): Defendant was charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct, Fourth Degree, for allegedly molesting a child during a manicure/pedicure. Defendant had pled guilty with his previous attorney, but hired our firm on the day of his sentencing. Obtained a withdrawal of the plea, after which we proceeded to trial and obtained a not guilty …