When your next breath is uncertain, get JC Law.

Maryland Murder and Manslaughter Criminal Lawyers

Maryland still maintains the death penalty for anyone convicted of first degree murder. It locks others up for decades – even for accidents. 

 You need JC Law at your side to defend your life. 

What Are The Different Types Of Homicide, Manslaughter, And Murder Charges In Maryland?

What Sentences Can Be Served For Murder Convictions In Maryland?

How Can A Criminal Defense Lawyer Defend Murder Charges?

Sometimes the law doesn’t always protect the innocent. But this time, it did with your help, very much so. Without you, I would have definitely gone to jail for something that I didn’t deserve to go to jail for.” 

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Your Legal Team

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Jim Crawford

Founding Partner & Senior Litigator

Jim believes that the power to change the life of even one client is worth more than any amount of money or prestige. That's why he's spent just about every day of his working career in a Maryland courtroom, giving clients their opportunity for justice.

Mark Sobel 2020-Criminal-Criminal Department Manager and Senior Litigator

Mark Sobel

Criminal Department Manager & Senior Litigator

Originally a lawyer from the Big Apple, Mark and his family relocated to Charm City to represent Marylanders for both criminal and civil matters. Whether it's a traffic-related charge or a serious criminal matter in the District or Circuit Court, you'll want Mark in your corner.

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Jennie O'Hara

Associate Attorney

Jennie's focus and practice is criminal law, dedicated to fighting for justice on behalf of those who cannot fight for themselves.

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Every case deserves the personal attention of a licensed legal professional. That’s why we offer a free initial consultation to any Marylander who needs it.

Develop Your Legal Strategy

During your initial conversation, your consulting attorney will offer suggestions and advice concerning your specific situation and desired outcomes.

Move Forward With Confidence

Once you retain James Crawford Law, you’ll have the entire Firm team at your disposal to fight for your side of the story. Our first priority will be the success of your case.

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