Being charged with a federal crime is extremely serious and should never be taken lightly. Consequences of a conviction are more severe, and those convicted must serve a minimum of 85 percent of their prison sentence. Federal crimes require help from a skilled attorney at every step, ideally beginning even before charges are filed.
The Law Office of Jessica Koester, LLC, represents clients for a variety of federal crimes, including drug distribution, felon in possession of a firearm and child pornography cases. Attorney Jessica Koester understands the protocol for federal criminal cases, and will fight to ensure that proper steps are taken and that your rights are protected throughout the process.
Federal Charges Require A Serious, Dedicated Defense Team
Federal drug laws govern the possession, distribution, sale, trafficking, cultivation and manufacturing of several controlled substances. These include:
There are mandatory sentences for many federal drug crimes, as well as a period of mandatory supervised release following any time spent in prison. It is crucial to have knowledgeable and experienced representation at every level of the federal case. Federal courts have eliminated parole and operate under federal sentencing guidelines that can be exceptionally strict.
Jessica Koester, founder of this firm, is an experienced Edwardsville federal crime attorney. As most federal crimes end up in court, Ms. Koester will work diligently to build a strong defense and fight to defend your rights during litigation.
Strong Representation For Your Criminal Defense Matter
To schedule a free initial consultation, call 618-307-4192 or toll-free at 866-397-9110. Or, if you prefer to send an email, fill out the secure online submission form. All phone calls are returned the same day, even outside of regular business hours. The law firm is conveniently located within walking distance of the Edwardsville, Illinois, courthouse. Evening and weekend appointments are available.