Robert Half International Attorney in Reading, Pennsylvania
Robert Half Direct is partnering with a growing Criminal Defense law practice seeking an Attorney to join the team. We are seeking someone who has at least 2+ years of experience in Criminal Defense law and is dedicated to providing the best outcome possible for each client.
Conduct initial consultation with clients by phone, video conference, and in-person
Meet with clients in the office or at the county jail to discuss pending charges and to devise defense strategies
Research cases by interviewing witnesses, reading depositions, reviewing evidence and speaking with the client to determine the best strategy for defense
Attend all pretrial hearings on behalf of clients and advise clients following each hearing about the best strategies
Provide legal guidance and support
Assist clients with executing plea bargains and other agreements with the district attorney's office
2+ years of experience in Criminal Defense law
J.D. from an accredited law school and licensed with the Pennsylvania State Bar
Substantial experience in the Courtroom
Comfortable working with clients in prisons, their homes, traveling to their location
Willing and excited to work with clients in these situations
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