Compassionate Legal Representation For Prostitution Charges
If you are reading this and you have been arrested for a prostitution charge in Phoenix, Tempe, Scottsdale or anywhere in Arizona, don’t feel embarrassed – we are dedicated and professional sex crimes defense attorneys who are here to help you. You must understand that you are facing a class 1 misdemeanor – a misdemeanor is a criminal charge that carries a maximum penalty of six months in jail, $2,500 fine and five years of probation.
More than likely, you don’t know where to turn. You may feel uncomfortable talking to friends, coworkers and family members. At Matthew Lopez Law, PLLC, we have literally heard every story imaginable. We don’t judge clients. We know good people make mistakes. We will take the time to listen to your questions and concerns and help you get through this very difficult time in your life.
What Can Get You Charged With Prostitution In Arizona
We all know what prostitution is. But did you know that under Arizona law, police can arrest you and you can be charged for other related actions, behaviors or circumstances?
- Own a property that police allege is used for prostitution-related activities
- Pandering or pimping – or consenting to arrange another person as a prostitute
- Transporting or directing another person to a location for the purpose of prostitution
- Offering to engage in any consensual sexual act in exchange for money, goods or service
- Soliciting another person to engage in any act of prostitution
- Residing on a property that includes a vehicle present onsite use for the purpose of prostitution
As you can see, police and prosecutors have a wide range of possible charges related to prostitution. We work hard to make sure your rights are protected against false charges.
We Do Not Judge – We Help Our Clients
Helping clients is what we do, and we do it well! If you have been arrested and are facing charges for prostitution, call our office at 602-960-1731 for a free consultation, or use our confidential email form. Hiring our firm will undoubtedly give you the peace of mind knowing that you have an exceptional Arizona lawyer by your side who truly cares!