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How a False Accusation Can Hurt You

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Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law is Protecting Your Rights Do you need help understanding how a false accusation can hurt you? Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law in Roanoke, VA will explain in this month’s blog. Facing false accusations of a crime can create a strain on a variety of aspects of your life. […]

Misdemeanor vs. Felony Charges

misdemeanor vs felony charges

Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law Helps You Understand Your Rights For help understanding the difference between misdemeanor vs. felony charges, call Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law in Roanoke, VA. Dealing with criminal charges is a highly stressful time. There are two main types of charges that you could face in court – misdemeanor […]

What is a Probation Violation?

What is a probation violation?

Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law Understands How Probation Works This month, Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law in Roanoke, VA helps answer the question, “What is a probation violation?” Anyone convicted of a crime could receive probation as part of their sentencing guidelines following a conviction. This allows you to remain free, but within […]

Criminal vs. Civil Law

criminal vs. civil law

Advice You Can Use from Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law  Do you understand the differences between criminal law vs. civil law? Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law in Roanoke, VA will explain in this month’s blog. Criminal law and civil each serve a distinct purpose. There are a variety of differences that individuals involved […]

How Police Get A Warrant For Your Arrest

How Police Get a Warrant for Your Arrest

Melvin L. Hill Understands the Arrest Process Learn how police get a warrant for your arrest in this month’s blog from Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law at Roanoke, VA. When you’re the subject of an arrest warrant, it can be a challenging time for anyone. Police officers must follow a process before getting the […]

When Do You Need Your Rights Read to You?

Need Rights Read to You

Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law Will Fight for Your Rights Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law in Roanoke, VA is answering the question, “when do you need your rights read to you?” If you watch crime shows, chances are you’ve heard the Miranda Rights. This is because of a Supreme Court case Miranda v. […]

Federal vs. State Charges

Melvin L. Hill Understands Federal and State Criminal Law Do you need help understanding federal vs. state charges? Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law in Roanoke, VA will explain those differences in this month’s blog. There are a number of variables that may affect whether a state or federal court hears your case. No matter […]

Private Attorney vs. Public Defender

Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law is a Trusted Private Attorney Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law in Roanoke, VA explains private attorney vs. public defender. No matter what criminal charges you face, you have that right to legal defense. If you can afford one, you can hire your own private attorney. But, if you […]

When Can a Crime be Expunged in Virginia?

Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law Understands the Process for Expungement When can a crime be expunged in Virginia? Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law in Roanoke, VA helps his clients answer this question. Certain crimes under Virginia law are eligible for expungement from your record. Having a criminal record can make things difficult in […]

What to Look for in a Criminal Defense Attorney

Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law Offers Skilled Criminal Defense Do you know what to look for in a criminal defense attorney? Melvin L. Hill Attorney at Law answers that question in this month’s blog. Attorney Hill provides criminal defense representation for Roanoke, VA, and the surrounding areas. It’s never easy to face criminal charges. […]