Homicide

Pittsburgh Homicide Lawyer

Defending someone accused of murder is one of the most important and complex undertakings a criminal defense attorney can assume. There are questions of fact, of psychological motive and of law. The state will devote substantial resources to securing a conviction. The prosecutor will be prepared and primed to obtain a conviction. If you or a family member is a suspect or has been charged with homicide, the stakes are high. You need a strong and comprehensive defense effort.

In a career stretching over 30 years, Stephen M. Misko at PennLaw, LLC, has defended many clients accused of murder, manslaughter and homicide by vehicle throughout western Pennsylvania. As a former police investigator and prosecutor, he has an uncanny ability to recognize the evidentiary issues and legal loopholes early in these types of cases and exploits them to the benefit of his clients. Mr. Misko aggressively defends his clients at every stage of the legal process and provides the constant contact needed in these types of serious crimes.

Contact PennLaw, LLC, for a free consultation if you or a family member is a suspect or charged in a murder or attempted murder case.

A Comprehensive Defense Effort

In defending you, attorney Stephen M. Misko will organize and direct a comprehensive defense effort in your case. Mr. Misko will thoroughly investigate the events leading up to the incident and the evidence the state has against you. When it is warranted and can aid in your defense, he can call upon forensic evidence specialists and professionals in other disciplines. These experts may be able to challenge the prosecutor's version of events or present alternative theories regarding the evidence and what really happened.

Protecting Your Rights, Preserving Your Freedom

Whenever possible, our firm will seek to obtain a dismissal of the charges against you. Many homicide cases however, do go to trial. Stephen M. Misko is an experienced trial lawyer who has represented numerous clients in murder trials throughout western Pennsylvania. He is skilled in challenging evidence and search warrants, filing pretrial motions, jury selection and, ultimately, the trial process. Stephen M. Misko will work tenaciously to protect your rights and preserve your freedom.

Contact A Pennsylvania Murder Defense Lawyer

Early intervention in a violent crime case is essential. Contact PennLaw, LLC, for a free consultation.

From our offices in Butler and Pittsburgh, PennLaw, LLC, represents clients throughout Pennsylvania and surrounding states.