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Criminal Trespassing Charges In Arizona

Criminal trespassing is an extremely serious charge – it can carry a minimum prison sentence, probation and fines. It is important that if arrested, you hire an experienced criminal trespassing lawyer. Attorney Matthew Lopez, founder of Matthew Lopez Law, PLLC, has an excellent reputation with his clients and fellow Phoenix criminal defense lawyers for attaining favorable outcomes in difficult cases. Mr. Lopez gives each of his clients the time and respect they deserve in order to obtain the best results for their case. He consistently works hard to provide superior representation to each client and reach the most positive outcome possible.

What Qualifies As Criminal Trespassing?

There are varying classifications of criminal trespassing ranging from misdemeanor to felony. Although each case is unique, a person can be charged with criminal trespassing under the following situations:

  • If a person enters or remains on real property or rail yards after being asked to leave, any nonresidential structure or fenced-in commercial yard, residential structure, fenced residential yard, property subject to a mineral claim or lease, or critical public service facility
  • If a person enters or looks into a residential yard without proper authority
  • If a person enters or remains unlawfully on someone else’s property and burns, defaces, mutilates or otherwise desecrates and religious symbol or other religious property without permission of the owner

It is imperative that you hire an experienced, hard-working criminal defense lawyer who understands criminal trespassing laws in Arizona and can articulate effective defenses to protect you. Furthermore, you want a lawyer who cares about your well-being and will follow through with a comprehensive investigation of your case. Our firm believes clients are innocent until proven guilty, and we treat our clients in that manner.

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Depend On Matthew Lopez Law To Defend Your Rights And Reputation

If you have been arrested or charged with criminal trespassing in Phoenix, Tempe or anywhere in Arizona, contact an experienced and aggressive criminal defense attorney at our firm for a free case evaluation. Call us at 602-960-1731 or use our email contact form to set up an appointment.