Criminal Defense Attorneys Southern Maryland
Driving On a Suspended License
Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA) Hearings
Possession of Marijuana
Drug Possession or Distribution
Violation of Probation/Parole
Below is a sample of the types of criminal cases
our firm handles. If you are facing any
type of criminal charges, we hope you’ll give us a call to schedule a free, confidential,
and no-obligation consultation for your criminal case. Baldwin, Briscoe & Steinmetz, P.C.
has a reputation for reliable and effective representation of clients involved
in criminal matters. We’d be happy to
Baldwin, Briscoe & Steinmetz, P.C. has a record of
defending clients facing DUI/DWI charges.
We know the consequences a DUI/DWI conviction can have on you and your
family. We thoroughly assess every
DUI/DWI charge to determine whether the state’s evidence could support a
conviction. We’ll then show you the necessary steps to take to avoid a
conviction where possible, and to mitigate any adverse consequences.
For more information, read the following articles:
DUI/DWI - Handling a Traffic Stop
DUI/DWI - Will I Lose my Driver's License?
DUI/DWI - Going to Court
On a Suspended License
Our firm regularly represents clients in
Driving On a Suspended License charges.
Many people don't realize that a Driving on Revoked or Suspended License
carries with it a potential 60 day or 1 year jail sentence and fine. Having a traffic/criminal conviction on your
record can severely limit employment possibilities. Baldwin, Briscoe & Steinmetz, P.C.
can help you resolve a Driving on a Suspended License charge. In many cases, we can negotiate with the
State’s Attorney to avoid a conviction, and you may not have to plead guilty to
More information about driving on a suspended license:
An Overview of Driving on a Suspended License in Maryland
An assault charge is a serious matter that
can affect your rights, your employment, and even your freedom. If you or a family member has been accused of
assault, it is important that your case is handled properly by an experienced
criminal defense attorney. Any assault
case can involve serious jail time or felony charges.
More information about assaults:
Criminal Assault in Maryland
Vehicle Administration (MVA) Hearings
Our attorneys are very familiar with the MVA hearing
procedures, as well as Maryland transportation law. We can help you avoid losing your license in
most cases. We have successfully
represented many clients in MVA hearings.
More information about MVA hearings:
What to Expect at a Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA) Hearing
Our office deals with all types of major and
minor traffic violations. We can help
clients successfully resolve speeding tickets, driving without insurance cases,
and many other traffic violations or
More information on traffic violations:
Maryland Traffic Tickets - When to Hire an Attorney, and When to do it Yourself
Our firm has years of experience defending
clients from charges of theft and larceny.
Whether it is a shoplifting charge, a theft charge, or robbery, our
attorneys know how to successfully litigate to obtain the best possible result.
To read more, see the following articles:
Theft Crimes and Defenses
If you are facing a charge of trespassing of
any kind, our firm can help. Our
attorneys have experience with many varieties of trespassing cases. Speaking to one of our attorneys will help
you learn more about your rights, your possible defenses, and the law that applies
to trespassing charges, and we would be glad to represent you in court.
Possession of Marijuana
Being charged with the possession of
marijuana can be a serious matter. Marijuana
possession is a criminal offense under Maryland law that carries potential jail
time. When up against a possession of
marijuana charge you want to be certain you have the right attorney to help you
protect your rights. The Law Offices of
Baldwin, Briscoe & Steinmetz, P.C. has defended clients in marijuana cases across
Southern Maryland. We know what to
expect in court, and we can help you prepare the best
Possession or Distribution
Possession of drugs and narcotics in the
State of Maryland is a serious offense that can carry harsh sentences. The severity of sentencing differs among the
drugs and charges, but in any drug charge it will benefit you to retain a
lawyer. Our firm has defended clients
across Southern Maryland, and we know how to lay an effective defense in court.
To read more, see the following page:
Drug Possession and Distribution
Violation of probation/parole is taken
seriously by the courts. Whatever the
reason the court has for charging you with violating your probation or parole,
we can help you obtain a fair result and mitigate any potential punishment.
We all make mistakes, but when that mistake
results in a criminal record, it can destroy your future. In Maryland, there is a procedure by which some criminal records may be removed from public view. This is called Expungement. We can advise you whether you are eligible to have charges expunged, and if you are not, whether there are steps you could take to become eligible for an Expungement.
To read more about expungements, click here.
listed here are only some of the types of cases we handle. If you don’t see a criminal matter you have
been charged with mentioned in this list, we would welcome you to give our
office a call and speak to someone in person.
It may be that we can still offer you help.
The Law Offices of Baldwin, Briscoe & Steinmetz, P.C. also offers these services:
Bankruptcy and Foreclosure, Business Law, Civil Litigation, Criminal Defense, Employment, Disability, and Consumer Rights, Family Law, Government Contracts Law, Intellectual Property, Personal Injury, Real Estate, Social Security Disability & Workers’ Compensation and Wills, Trusts, & Estates