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Criminal Litigation Law Firm

Criminal Litigation Law Firm

Criminal litigation is the process of trying a criminal defendant in a court of law in what is termed as a ‘criminal trial’. There are two litigators in such a case: a prosecutor, who represents the state’s case against the defendant and the defense attorney, who represents the client. Criminal litigation in India deals with criminal laws primarily governed by three Acts:

  • The Indian Penal Code 1860 (IPC),
  • The Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 (CrPC) and
  • The Indian Evidence Act 1872.

Apart from these, a number of special laws have also been passed for specialized cases such as Prevention of Corruption Act, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) and POSH laws against sexual harassment at the work place. Criminal cases often include cases related to murder, theft, rape, assault, financial crimes etc.

How We May Assist You

Our team of lawyers at India Law Offices LLP are thorough with their criminal litigation practice. We can conduct research and analyze a case to determine its probable outcome and provide effective strategies for your defense in court of law. Our team is dedicated in finding effective and quick solutions to your cases and represent the clients at arraignments, hearings and other appearances before the court. Our litigators will represent the client with evidence, should a case get to trial and prepare and draft consolidated legal documents to give the best possible outcome and provide the best possible defense. Our lawyers are trained at negotiating pleas, sentences, settlements and prepare key witnesses. Our lawyers ensure representation of the client at every stage of a criminal trial.  While awaiting a criminal trial, the client has a right to bail. Our expert lawyers in criminal litigation can help fight for bail, anticipatory bails for client clients and are well versed with the laws governing the same.

With the advent of technology, cybercrime is now an added threat. The Information Technology Act 2000 is the legislation that defines cyber offences and punishment for cybercrimes. Our lawyers are primed at assisting in cases of cybercrime and providing a nuanced understanding of Information Technology laws and their related crimes.

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