Brian Dragon, St. Tammany Parish Criminal Defense Attorney Serving Slidell, LA
When Arrested or Accused of a Crime, You Need an Experience Criminal Defense Attorney at Your Side
Criminal Defense goes beyond guilt or innocence. Each person is entitled to the protections of the United States Constitution and the rights found therein.
Law Office of Brian A. Dragon handles a wide variety of criminal cases:
- Department of Children Family Services
- State Child Support
Contact Attorney Brian A. Dragon If you have questions or you wish to speak to an attorney about your situation, please contact the Slidell, Louisiana Law Office of Brian A. Dragon today at (985) 718-1222, or via e-mail.
Considering so much is at stake, you need an experienced and aggressive criminal defense attorney. As a former prosecutor, Criminal Attorney Brian A. Dragon carries with him a vast amount of knowledge and insight into your opponent's tactics and could strategically build your defense accordingly. There are numerous benefits of hiring a trial lawyer, so consult with a member of our team today to discuss what we could do on your behalf.
Violation of Constitutional Rights take many different forms. Here are a few examples:
Violation of Fourth Amendment Right Against Warrantless Search and Seizures
"The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things..."
The Fourth Amendment applies to conduct that can be classified as a Search or Seizure, and seeks to protect conduct which an individual legitimately seeks to preserve as private.
A Search involves a visual observation or physical intrusion which infringes upon a person's reasonable expectation of privacy.
A Seizure in the Fourth Amendment context requires some meaningful interference with an individual's liberty or possessory interest. A seizure such as an arrest is subject to Fourth Amendment scrutiny even though no Fourth Amendment search has occurred.
Violation of Fifth Amendment Rights
"No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a grand jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the militia, when in actual service in time of war or public ..."
You have the right to remain silent.
You do not have to speak to law enforcement.
You have the right to an attorney.