New Jersey Sex Crimes Defense Attorney
Sex Crimes—including sexual assault, aggravated sexual assault, criminal sexual contact, prostitution, lewd conduct, stalking, and crimes against children—are among the most common criminal offenses in New Jersey.
I am Anthony N. Palumbo, lead partner at the law offices of Palumbo & Renaud and a sex crimes defense lawyer with more than 35 years of experience. If you’ve been charged with a sex crime in New Jersey, I may be able to have your charges downgraded or dismissed. At the law offices of Palumbo & Renaud, I will not just work to protect your freedom, but also to protect your reputation as well. Contact me to schedule a free initial consultation about the charges you face.
Sex Crimes in NJ
There are many different ways to be charged with a sex crime in New Jersey. The crime may be consensual, like solicitation or prostitution, it may be committed in public, like lewd conduct, or it may involve violence, like sexual assault.
If you’ve been charged with a sex crime in New Jersey or even feel that you are suspected of one, it’s important to contact an attorney immediately in order to prevent incriminating evidence from accumulating against you.
NJ Sex Crimes Penalties
Every sex crime is unique and carries different penalties, which can include prison time, commitment to sexual rehabilitation programs, fines, and community service. However, one thing that most sex crimes have in common is Megan’s Law, which requires convicted sex offenders to register with local authorities after their release so that information about their crimes and whereabouts can be disseminated to the public. This is one of the toughest parts of a sex crime conviction because in a very large way, the penalties continue after prison.
NJ Sex Crimes Defense Lawyer
If you have been charged with a sex crime in New Jersey, I know that you are going through something most people will never understand. At Palumbo & Renaud, I’ve been handling sex crimes charges for more than three decades and I know that it takes the right balance of aggressive litigation and sensitive negotiation to defeat a charge.
I defend the following sex crimes: