Are you currently facing criminal charges in Tiverton, Rhode Island? Are you stressed out, trying to figure out what the next step is? You may be concerned about what the future holds, as you contemplate the serious consequences that potentially await you. Any kind of criminal charge can leave you facing hefty penalties including exorbitant fines and time in jail. Depending on the crime committed, you may even be looking at hours of community service and probation.
Whether you’re facing misdemeanor or felony charges, you have a lot at stake. The penalties you face could be devastating financially while also stripping you of your freedom. It’s a worrisome time for anyone, especially when you feel like all hope is lost. The good news is, that’s not the case. Many mistakenly give in to the charges they’re facing, without ever consulting with a lawyer. However, a lawyer can actually make a huge difference in the outcome of your case.
An experienced lawyer will be well aware of the laws regarding the crime committed and will know the most effective defensive strategies to use when arguing your case in court. One lawyer who is knowledgeable about criminal cases is Kensley Barrett. Barrett is a Tiverton, RI criminal defense lawyer who is ready to take on your case.
He understands what you have at stake when you’re facing criminal charges. He knows that you could wind up paying costly fines and spending time in jail, which forces you to lose your job and can even jeopardize your personal relationships. For that reason, he’s passionate about defending his clients and works hard to lower or drop the charges they faces and aims to minimize the negative impact these charges could have on their lives.
Barrett has over five years of experience working as a Tiverton criminal defense attorney. He proudly serves the area and has gotten well over 300 cases dismissed on behalf of his clients. At the Law Offices of Kensley Barrett, we handle cases regarding a number of criminal charges. These cases include, but are not limited to: alcohol-related offenses such as DUIs and refusal cases, assault and battery, domestic violence, and theft.
If you’d like to find out if your criminal charge is a case we’re willing to take on, please contact our office today. You can schedule a free initial consultation to meet with Barrett and discuss the details surrounding your case. The sooner you meet with our firm, the sooner we can get started putting a defense together to represent you.
About Kensley Barrett
Kensley Barrett is a Tiverton criminal defense attorney that is dedicated to serving the citizens of Rhode Island. As an attorney, his priority is to be honest and transparent with clients and keep them educated through every step of the legal journey. While many lawyers try to avoid going to trial, Barrett prepares for the court room and brings an aggressive defensive strategy.
Barrett is a skilled attorney who received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Connecticut School of Law. He also obtained his Bachelor of Arts from Florida International University. As an active member of the Rhode Island Bar Association and the National College for DUI Defense, he is knowledgeable on Rhode Island and DUI laws and is prepared to represent you in your criminal case.
Prior to becoming a Tiverton criminal defense attorney, he worked as an attorney for the U.S. Department of Education. He’s also worked as an Assistant Public Defender and an Equality Opportunity Specialist at the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development. Barrett has also proudly served the U.S. as a member of the Coast Guard for over 10 years.