Massachusetts Probation Violation Lawyer
When on probation, your expectation from the court is that you’ll comply to the terms of probation. As a result, your compliance with probation is what allows you to avoid jail time. In the eyes of the judge, they are already doing you a kindness by granting you probation instead of jail time. Therefore, judges don’t take it too kindly when probation is violates and take it as a time to impose significant punishments.
Massachusetts probation violation cases typically include issues such as:
- Failing to pay fines
- Arrest for another offense
- Failing drug or alcohol testings
- Failure to meet with a probation officer
- Failure to complete court-mandated treatments
Any probation violation can lead to an immediate loss of freedom. If convicted, you will be taken into custody immediately while any and all issues are sorted out. During this time, it is wise to enlist the help of a high quality Massachusetts Probation Violation Attorney to counsel and manage the situation.
If you have been accused of Massachusetts Probation Violation, speak with the knowledgeable Massachusetts Criminal Defense Attorneys at Murad Law. With more than 70 years of combined experience and victories in tough cases, we will best represent and defend your rights.
Massachusetts Probation Violation Penalties
Penalties for probation violation are typically dependent on several factors. These include the type of violation, your criminal record, whether you’re facing charges for a separate offense, and much more. Probation violation is a serious matter that can result in a serious sentence. The judge may order you to serve your entire original sentence and add on extra time for the probation violation. The judge has a wide discretion of ordering penalties, and the quality of your legal representation will directly affect further penalties.
The experienced Massachusetts Probation Violation Attorneys at Murad Law are ready to help. We work directly with each person we defend. You know that when you work with our attorneys we treat each client with dignity, care and respect. Call the Probation Violation Attorneys at Murad Law at 617-227-4648 for a free consultation.