Serious felonies

Felony defense at Sheldon, Flood & Haywood comprises a significant portion of our trial work. Relying on our expertise in capital defense, we are unique among small firms in our emphasis on creative and aggressive pretrial litigation and thorough mitigation investigations. We are likewise experienced with high-profile matters that entail media involvement. Case types include the following:

– Narcotics & firearms

  • Drug possession
  • Drug distribution and manufacturing
  • Unlawful possession/sale of firearms

– Property & fraud crimes

  • Burglary
  • Destruction of property
  • Grand larceny
  • Credit card theft/fraud
  • Uttering
  • Identity theft

– Violent crimes

  • Robbery
  • Malicious wounding
  • Unlawful wounding
  • Manslaughter
  • Murder

– Sex offenses

  • Rape
  • Aggravated sexual battery
  • Child sex crimes
  • Possession of child pornography

– White collar crimes

  • Embezzlement
  • Counterfeiting
  • Wire/bank fraud
  • Structuring
  • Tax evasion
  • Insurance fraud
  • Money laundering

– Other

  • Conspiracies
  • Racketeering
  • Terrorism and other national security offenses
  • State and federal investigations