Frequently Asked Questions

If you are like most individuals, you may have questions and concerns regarding your future after an arrest. At The Marcel Benavides Law Office, we understand the need for immediate, trusted representation and we will actively provide you with the defense that you need.

Below, you will find some of the most commonly asked questions and some answers to help guide you in this process. Of course, if you are still seeking specific answers, do not hesitate to contact The Marcel Benavides Law Office right away!

Will I have to go to jail?
With any criminal defense case, there is always the possibility of having to spend some time in jail or a holding cell. In order to help protect yourself from extended incarceration, you need to work with a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible.

How do I file a charge against a law enforcement agency?
If you are a victim of police misconduct, you need to contact The Marcel Benavides Law Office and speak with our team. We are not afraid to take on government municipalities and we can fight to help protect your rights.

How long will my case last?
Each case is different and the length of your criminal defense or police misconduct procedure will vary. The only way to get an accurate idea of the time it may take to complete your case is to contact an attorney about your situation.

Do I need an attorney?
Yes! You should never face the state or federal governments alone! Having The Marcel Benavides Law Office on your side can make all of the difference in the outcome of your case. To get started, schedule a consultation with our staff as soon as possible.

Will my case cost me a lot of money?
Your case is going to be unique to you, and only an attorney can determine the cost of legal fees and filing. At The Marcel Benavides Law Office, we offer a contingency fee (you don't pay us unless we win) contract for police misconduct victims and affordable rates for our criminal defense cases.

Contact our Oakland County lawyer today!

If you are interested in learning more, contact The Marcel Benavides Law Office and speak with a dedicated legal professional from our team as soon as possible. You can schedule a complimentary case evaluation now!