Frequently Asked Questions
Criminal Defense Attorneys in Fort Wayne
We at Arnold Terrill, P.C. have been representing accused individuals in
Fort Wayne, IN for many years. During our
more than 50 years of combined experience, we have had the chance to answer all kinds of questions regarding criminal
defense matters. Our Fort Wayne criminal defense attorneys have compiled
some of the most commonly asked questions made by our clients in hopes
that it will prove to be beneficial to you and your case.
Learn more about your options as an accused individual below.
I’m thinking of representing myself. Is this is a good idea?
We strongly discourage you from representing yourself amidst criminal
charges. The judicial system can be complex and difficult to navigate,
especially for someone who has limited or no legal knowledge. Having legal
representation can increase the chances that you will obtain a favorable
I’ve been accused of violating my probation terms. Can you help me?
Yes, our firm handles matters related to
probation violations. We can investigate the details of your case in order to determine if
you violated your probation. No matter what happened, we will help you
face this time-sensitive situation head-on. Whether you are under investigation
or charged with a new crime or probation violation, the lawyers at Arnold
Terrill, P.C. want to help.
Isn’t pleading guilty to the charges being made against me by best option?
This isn’t always the case. Many cases are resolved without proceeding
to trial. Whether a client wants to enter into a plea agreement or proceed
to a trial, our lawyers will be prepared and ready. Before pleading guilty
to the charges being made against you, we highly recommend that you consult
with us regarding your options. After carefully evaluating your case,
we can create a results-driven strategy that may be more suitable than
Why should I hire your firm to represent me?
You should consider hiring our firm’s legal services because we
care about the men and women we represent. As members of the National
Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) and other criminal defense
associations or organizations, we are committed to providing legal services
that are reliable, skilled, and professional. We are proud to have two
of our firm's lawyers named among the “Rated Top Lawyers in
Fort Wayne” by
Fort Wayne Best Magazine. We dedicate our efforts to protecting the futures of our clients and
wish to lend you a helping hand.
Do you accept credit cards?
Yes, and we accept other recognized forms of payment, such as checks,
as well. We know how many of our clients are worried about their financial
situation. We believe that all accused individuals should have access
to timely and skilled legal counsel regardless of their current financial
situation. You deserve skilled counsel; we aim to provide it.
More questions? Call us at (888) 912-7220 without delay.
If you have more questions, please
give us a call as soon as possible.
We are here to provide you with the answers and legal guidance you need
to feel more at ease about your future.