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Working To Help Iowans Charged With Weapons Crimes

Iowa prosecutes weapons offenses incredibly seriously. A conviction can permanently jeopardize your right to own a firearm in addition to harming your career and your personal reputation.

When you need knowledgeable criminal defense counsel to fight a gun or weapons charge, you can turn to us at Lombardi & Miler Law Firm PLLC. Our team of two attorneys serves clients throughout Iowa. We take our clients’ rights incredibly seriously, and we do everything in our power to protect your future.

What Are Some Types Of Weapons Charges?

There is a vast spectrum of offenses on both the state and federal levels for weapons. State charges involve Iowa law while federal charges involve national law. Federal offenses are much more severe and frequently have mandatory minimum sentences that include incarceration. Some common examples of weapons crimes include:

  • Assault with a deadly weapon
  • Possession of illegal firearms or weapons
  • Unlawful carrying or concealed carry
  • Weapons trafficking and manufacturing offenses
  • Providing a firearm to a felon

The regulations governing firearms can vary from state to state. As part of responsible gun ownership, it is important to take the initiative to learn about Iowa’s gun and weapons laws so you know you are in compliance at all times. If found to have broken the law, some common punishments for weapons crimes include revocation of your gun license, expensive fines, probation and even jail time.

The Importance Of Assertive Criminal Defense Help

Your best chance of triumphing over a weapons charge is to have strong defense from experienced criminal law attorneys. When you work with our criminal defense lawyers, you have a team on your side that has protected thousands of people from serious criminal penalties. We explore all possible defenses, including self-defense and lack of knowledge of the law. As we protect your civil rights during the criminal process, we will also make sure you understand your rights.

Contact A Weapons Defense Lawyer To Defend Your Rights

If you face a weapons charge, Lombardi & Miler Law Firm PLLC has what it takes to defend you aggressively. Learn more by scheduling a completely free initial consultation. To begin, please call our West Des Moines office at 515-513-5324 or send us an email.