Firearms Offenses

Federal firearms prosecutions are on the rise as the government continues to crack down on guns and gun violence across the country. If you're charged, federal prosecutors will try to throw the book at you. Therefore, having a highly qualified law firm like Conaway & Strickler, P.C., on your defense team is critical. After all, your life and liberty is at stake.

Conaway & Strickler, P.C., represents Georgia defendants facing all sorts of federal firearms charges, including possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a machine gun or silencer, trafficking in firearms, use of a firearm in the commission of a crime and more.

Penalties for federal firearms charges can be quite severe and depend on the type of weapon used and whether the firearm was used in a violent crime. Possession of a machine gun, for example, can carry a sentence of up to 30 years in prison. An attorney with a thorough understanding of the federal firearms statutes and federal firearms sentencing guidelines is essential for achieving a successful outcome in a firearms offense case.

Atlanta Firearms Offenses Attorney

If you're facing federal firearms charges, your rights and freedom are on the line. Not only do you face possible prison time, you could be fined thousands of dollars and have a felony conviction on your record that will follow you the rest of your life.

At Conaway & Strickler, P.C., our legal team will launch a thorough and independent investigation into the charges against you. We'll evaluate the evidence for weaknesses in the prosecution's case. We will work toward a dismissal of the case or acquittal at trial.

Often, Atlanta firearms charges are brought in conjunction with other serious federal crimes such as drug trafficking, bank robbery or RICO conspiracy. If you've been charged with a federal gun crime, we urge you to contact Conaway & Strickler, P.C., today for a case evaluation and consultation at no charge to you.