Gulfport Criminal Defense Lawyer

Being arrested is scary and embarrassing. The average person is too intimidated to assert his or her rights, and answers the officer's questions or consents to a search. The next thing you know, you are facing criminal charges or license suspension.

At the Maggio Law Firm, PC, you are represented by an experienced trial lawyer who will enforce your rights and defend you against the penalties and collateral consequences. We handle misdemeanor and felony offenses in southern Mississippi, from Gulfport and Biloxi to Pascagoula and surrounding communities.

Call Us Immediately For Effective Criminal Defense · 228-206-3517

Biloxi Criminal Law Attorney

Before private practice, criminal defense lawyer Stephen Maggio served 10 years as a municipal court judge and three years as a public defender. These insights into the court system, combined with his courtroom skills in both criminal and civil litigation, make him a formidable advocate.

Contact us today if you or a family member faces criminal charges, including:

Attorney Maggio will examine the facts of your case and your possible defenses, then evaluate and explain your options. We are often able to get charges dismissed or reduced, or to negotiate alternatives to jail and a criminal record. When we cannot negotiate a favorable deal, we are prepared to go to trial.

The Maggio Law Firm also pursues appeals of criminal convictions or stiff sentences, and we have helped many clients expunge criminal records.

There Are Other Options Than Pleading Guilty

Being arrested is scary, but we are confident we can protect you from the worst consequences and improve the outcome of your case. We offer a free consultation, and we can arrange payment plans.

Contact us at 228-206-3517 or 888-681-5066 (toll free), or contact us online to discuss your situation with an experienced Gulfport criminal defense attorney.