FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions in Criminal Defense

Do you have questions or concerns regarding your rights and future after an arrest? It is important to know that you are not alone! At The Law Office of Siefman & Pond, we offer trusted, dedicated representation to clients facing misdemeanor and felony charges in the greater Portland area.

Below, you will find answers to some of the most commonly asked questions to put your mind at ease. If you have a specific question not found here, do not hesitate to contact our office as soon as possible!

Will I have to go to jail?
With any criminal case, there is always a possibility that you may end up in jail. Having our attorneys on your side can help you avoid a lengthy stay in jail and possibly avoid jail altogether. To learn more, contact our firm as soon as possible.

How long will this process take?
While most cases are resolved within 6 months, each case is unique and the amount of time it takes to resolve will vary greatly based on the complexity of the case and the options available. Call The Law Office of Siefman & Pond today to discuss your individual case in greater detail.

Can I lose my children?
If you were arrested and charged with domestic violence or certain sex crimes, there is a possibility that you may temporarily be separated from your family and children. Having The Law Office of Siefman & Pond on your side can help!

Do I really need an attorney?
Yes! You should never attempt to represent yourself. Criminal cases are incredibly complex and nuanced. Don’t risk your life, liberty, and livelihood! The Law Office of Siefman & Pond has extensive knowledge of the Oregon laws and we can help protect you from unnecessary penalties.

I am innocent! What can I do?
If you feel you are innocent, it is important to first speak with The Law Office of Siefman & Pond. We encourage you to exercise your rights and remain silent until you contact our firm. We can develop a personalized strategy to help protect you!

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Are you ready to get started? Contact our firm today and speak with a representative from our team as soon as possible. Schedule your free consultation today to learn more!