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Criminal Defense Lawyer ConnecticutOur Waterbury Connecticut Criminal Law Practice Group represents persons accused of having committed crimes, including crimes of violence, drug offenses, theft or property, white-collar crimes (tax fraud, securities law violations, RICO, embezzlement), serious motor vehicle offenses and other violations of state or federal criminal law.

Looking for a Waterbury Criminal Lawyer with the experience necessary to get you the outcome you deserve? The Moynahan Law Firm has extensive trial experience in both State and Federal Courts and with both misdemeanor and felony criminal defense cases. Our lawyers protect your constitutional rights and act as zealous advocates on your behalf. Our attorneys work closely with forensic experts and private investigators to defend your case.

Our criminal defense lawyers offer defense for:

Bail and Bond Proceedings

Pretrial release from custody, bail bonds, cash bail, and signature bonds

Computer Crimes

Copyright violations, cyber stalking, fraud, hacking, identity theft, malicious code

Domestic Violence

Domestic assault and battery, elderly abuse, harassment, restraining order violations, sexual assault, and stalking

Drugs and Narcotics

Drug possession, manufacturing, cultivation, trafficking, cocaine, crack cocaine, marijuana, methamphetamine, prescription drugs, steroids, heroin, ecstasy, and club drugs

Drunk Driving and OUI

Operating under the influence (OUI), driving under the influence (DUI), driving while intoxicated (DWI), vehicular homicide, and other alcohol-related driving offenses

Firearms and Gun Offenses

Assault weapons, concealed weapons, felons in possession, illegal sales, unlawful sales, and unlawful discharge

Motor Vehicle Violations & Crimes

Vehicular assault, homicide, drunk driving, manslaughter and reckless driving

Violent Crimes

Arson, robbery, homicide, murder and manslaughter

Probation and Parole

Revocation proceedings and post-conviction motions

RICO Violations

Racketeering, such as gambling, bribery, extortion, bankruptcy fraud, mail fraud, securities fraud, prostitution, narcotics trafficking, loan sharking, and murder

Theft and Property Crimes

Auto theft, burglary, fraud, credit card fraud, identity theft, forgery, receipt of stolen property, trafficking in stolen property, and worthless check charges

White Collar Crimes

Bribery, fraud, extortion, forgery, identity theft, counterfeiting, embezzlement, larceny and money laundering, tax fraud, securities fraud, RICO violations.

Additional Criminal Defense Resources

How Will My Life Be Affected If I Am on the Sex Offender Registry?

If you are convicted of a sex crime in Connecticut and register as a sex offender, many aspects of your life will change forever. The registry will contain your personal details along with information about your offense, and all of this data will be freely available...

Can a Sex Offender Get Off Probation Early in Connecticut?

Individuals convicted of committing sex crimes in Connecticut are almost always placed on sex offender probation and required to register as sex offenders after completing their custodial sentences. This more rigorous form of supervised release can last as long as 35...

Registering as a Sex Offender in Connecticut

If you are accused of committing a sexual crime in Connecticut, you may wonder if you will be required to register as a sex offender and what that would entail. Sex offender registries were established when Congress passed the Jacob Wetterling Crimes against Children...

When a Lie Can Destroy

The Story of the Waterbury Big Apple Hotel By Timothy C. Moynahan Rumor, gossip and a malicious lie nearly destroyed a Waterbury building and all but crushed the lives of people who were living the American Dream.  Is a protest legitimate if it is based on a lie? If...

Violation of Probation in Connecticut

If you are convicted of a crime in Connecticut and you have a previously clean record or the offense you committed was a misdemeanor, you will likely be placed on probation. Probation is a court-ordered sanction that allows offenders to avoid jail and remain in their...

DUI Penalties in Connecticut

Risking injury or death to themselves or others seems like a common sense reason to hail a cab when you are impaired by alcohol, but people still do it anyway. There are several reasons people do it, but one of the main causes is that alcohol reduces your ability to...

What is Cybercrime?

You are busy surfing the Web on your computer, and suddenly there is a vivid pop-up on your screen warning you of pending and unavoidable ransomware infection. If it’s the first time it’s happened, you may wonder what that’s all about and may click the prompt to find...

When is it Domestic Abuse and What Will Get a Conviction?

Arguments between family members are as common as differing opinions, and having a disagreement is not against the law. When things cross the line is when disagreements become physical or so emotionally abusive that there is a clear victim or abuser. When does an...

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Contact us today if you have been, or expect to be, charged with a crime

If you are looking for a criminal defense lawyer for a loved one, or have been contacted by the police or charged with a state or federal crime in Connecticut, contact our law office today. For immediate assistance, call us at (203) 597-6364.


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