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Criminal Law Specialists
Esteban Criminal Lawyers is a leading criminal law firm that provides expert, strategic defence advice. The firm is headed by its director, Marco Esteban, Criminal Lawyer and Master in Criminal Law.
He is an expert with a career that has included hundreds of successful outcomes. We are a highly specialized firm dedicated exclusively to criminal law. We deal with all types of crimes and have extensive experience in the resolution of complex cases in the different instances of the criminal jurisdiction.
Our extensive experience in resolving criminal proceedings in criminal Courts, means that you can trust us to provide the best possible advice to take the correct steps to find solutions for your legal problems. We will stand alongside you at all times, no matter how difficult your situation is.
Frequently Asked Questions
When you should hire a criminal lawyer?
Immediately, before doing anything else. As in a medical case, the problems addressed early on are more likely to be satisfactorily solved.
Why is it better to hire a lawyer dedicated exclusively to criminal law?
Because criminal law is a complex and constantly changing discipline that requires total dedication to master. Your chances of success will be greater with a specialist criminal lawyer.
What should I do if accused of having committed a crime?
Consult a criminal lawyer before taking any action or talk to anyone. If you act without professional advice, you can make strategic mistakes that later will have a negative impact on the judicial process.
Is it worth hiring a criminal lawyer if I am innocent?
It is preferable to hire a specialized criminal lawyer even if you’re innocent. Sometimes the innocent are convicted.
Is it advisable to hire a criminal lawyer if the charges against me are not very serious?
It is a misconception that a criminal prosecution can be not very serious. A conviction, even if it seems of little importance, can have consequences in the future, like a more severe punishment on a second conviction.
Can they condemn me if there is only my word against the complainant?
According to Spanish criminal law they can condemn you, because the word of the complainant constitutes sufficient evidence if the judge considers it credible.
Is it possible to change my criminal lawyer if I already have one in criminal proceedings?
You have the right to change your lawyer at any time.
Is it confidential everything that you tell to the criminal lawyer?
It is confidential by law. The Constitution protects communications between client and lawyer. Neither the courts nor the administration can force a defendant or an attorney to disclose the contents of their conversations.
Does it make sense to hire a lawyer if I want to plead guilty and confess?
A criminal lawyer will help first to know the advantages and disadvantages of pleading guilty. Later, if you are willing to do so, the criminal lawyer will try to get the best reduced sentence allowed by law.
Do you work on commission?
We do not work on commission, although the payment of our fees can be flexible and personalized.
¿In what situations can you defend me?
At Esteban Lawyers, we can assume your defense if you are in any of these situations:
- You have been called to testify by the police
- You have been called to testify by the court
- You have been summoned to a fast trial
- You have been accused
- You have been arrested
- You are or you will be summoned to a criminal trial
- You have been convicted and want to appeal
- You have a firm conviction under execution
- You want to file a complaint or lawsuit