Criminal defense lawyers in Maryland and Washington, D.C. with experience in state and federal courts

Being arrested can be a shocking, emotionally traumatic experience. And it may place a fearful amount of your life at stake—your reputation, ability to earn a living, the fate of your family, and your personal freedom.

When you face any criminal charge you need immediate help and advice from an experienced Maryland and Washington, D.C. criminal defense lawyer who knows the local and federal laws and criminal court system.

For more than 35 years, attorney Harry A. Suissa has defended the legal rights of people charged with criminal wrongdoing. His Maryland and Washington, D.C. criminal defense law firm, the Law Office of Harry A. Suissa, P.C., defends clients in federal, state, and local courts against criminal charges of all kinds, including—

  • Assault
  • Drug crimes
  • Sex crimes
  • Federal crimes
  • Homicide
  • Burglary
  • White collar crime
  • Business fraud
  • Misdemeanors
  • Shoplifting

From the moment you call the Law Office of Harry A. Suissa, P.C., Mr. Suissa and his associates guide you through the criminal legal process to zealously protect your rights and minimize your stress and harm.

You cannot make this call too soon if you are arrested. When arrested, remember your two basic constitutional rights: to remain silent and to be represented by an attorney. Then ask for your attorney immediately, and do not answer any questions without your attorney's advice.

Your representative from the Law Office of Harry A. Suissa, P.C. will defend your rights, expedite your release from custody, and immediately start preparing your defense.

Similarly, if you find yourself subject to an investigation that you fear could lead to your arrest, do not try to handle it yourself, but have an experienced criminal defense lawyer in Maryland or Washington, D.C. deal with the investigators for you.

When facing a criminal charge or potential criminal charge, it is vital to obtain skilled legal representation as soon as possible to best defend your rights and freedom.

When diversity matters—experience, clients, and cases

If you need a Maryland or Washington, D.C. criminal law attorney , contact the Law Office of Harry A. Suissa, P.C. at (301) 589-1600. A free initial consultation is available in most criminal cases. Our staff is bilingual in English and Spanish and we are located within easy walking distance of the Metro.

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