criminal defense attorney

Why Having a Knowledgeable Criminal Defense Attorney Matters: How Your Attorney’s Experience Can Make All the Difference in Your Case

Having a skilled attorney can make all the difference in a criminal defense case. A lawyer’s deep understanding of legal principles, combined with practical skills honed through experience, can play a key role in shaping the direction and outcome of your case. They bring a blend of strategic thinking, persuasive communication, meticulous preparation, and in-court […]

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Your Attorney’s Credibility in Court Matters – Why?

Are you in need of a criminal defense attorney? If so, one of the top qualities to look for is their credibility to a prospective judge and jury – their ability to demonstrate sincerity and command respect at trial. Your attorney’s credibility can have a serious effect on the outcome of your case. The Components […]

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What to Expect During the Appeals Process

When your trial does not go as planned, and you don’t get the outcome you hoped for, you may have the option to appeal your case. When you appeal a case, you’re asking the appellate court to review the decision made by the trial court.  The appeals process is much different than the trial process, […]

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Two Nelson Defense Group Attorneys Selected to Super Lawyers Lists

Nelson Defense Group is proud to announce that Aaron A. Nelson was selected as a 2023 Super Lawyer, and Adam P. Nero has been selected as a 2023 Super Lawyers Rising Star. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer […]

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What to Look for in a WI Defense Lawyer

When facing criminal charges in Wisconsin, selecting the right defense attorney can make all the difference between freedom and a potential conviction. The consequences of a criminal charge can be life-altering, impacting everything from personal relationships to job opportunities. That’s why it’s important to make sure that your chosen defense attorney has the right mix […]

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Defenses to Domestic Violence Charges

Domestic violence is a grave issue, and Wisconsin takes such charges seriously. However, like any other legal situation, those accused of domestic violence deserve a fair trial and strong representation. An accusation doesn’t equate to guilt, and there are multiple defenses available to those facing domestic violence charges. At Nelson Defense Group, we specialize in […]

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The Collateral Consequences of a Drug Conviction

Criminal charges related to drug possession are a serious legal matter, regardless of the type or amount of drugs involved. For example, a first offense for the possession of any amount of marijuana is punishable by a fine of up to $1,000 and up to six months in jail. While it is true that these […]

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How Long Does a Criminal Case Usually Take?

The period of uncertainty between receiving criminal charges and your case’s resolution can be anxiety-inducing, to say the least. On one hand, your freedom is up in the air, and you want closure as quickly as possible. On the other — particularly if you are not in custody — more time between your initial arrest […]

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The Power of Perception: Your Attorney’s Reputation Matters in Court

As the saying goes, “Perception is reality.” In the world of law, this statement holds true. Your attorney’s reputation can make all the difference in how your case plays out in court. Your attorney’s reputation isn’t just about their legal expertise or litigation skills — it’s about how they are perceived by judges, juries, and […]

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The Value of Skilled Cross Examination in OWI/DUI Defense

As the old saying goes, “The truth shall set you free.” When it comes to OWI/ DUI defense, that truth is often uncovered through cross-examination tactics. Effective cross-examination can mean the difference between a guilty verdict and a dismissed case. In OWI cases that go to trial, cross-examination is critical. Through cross-examination, your attorney may […]

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