Los Angeles Rape Defense Lawyer
Defending Sex Crime Criminal Charges
Rape occurs when sexual intercourse or activity is forced upon the victim without his or her consent. It can include any type of intercourse, including anal or oral, or penetration with an object. Sexual relations with a person who is unconscious or asleep is also rape as is having sexual relations with someone who is not capable of consenting, such as a minor (who is legally incapable of consent) or a mentally-handicapped individual. Enforced sexual relations with a minor is statutory rape. Also, it has been held that an individual incapable of consent may even include someone who is highly intoxicated.
Rape is a very serious charge which requires the attention of a skilled Los Angeles rape defense attorney. If you or someone you know has been charged with rape, it is highly recommended that you consult with Eisner Gorin LLP immediately.. We have successfully handled rape crime criminal cases of all types for decades. When you work with our firm, you can be confident that you have engaged the services of a highly-qualified, skilled, and resourceful attorney who will go out of his way to help you avoid a criminal conviction and keep you out of custody.
Our firm handles any kind of rape case, including statutory rape, date rape, spousal rape, gang rape, child sexual abuse, and sexual assault. Drug and alcohol use is often involved in rape. According to statistics compiled by the Department of Justice, 47% of all rapes occurred while both the perpetrator and the victim were drinking. 74% of these incidents were committed by someone known to the victim, such as a former spouse, relative, or friend or acquaintance.
Get Legal Assistance From a Rape Defense Attorney
Regardless of the circumstances of your rape charge, your best interests will be served by consulting our law firm today. Don’t take chances with your future, your reputation, or your freedom. Get the experienced and skilled Los Angeles rape defense lawyer you need in such a difficult situation.
Have you been charged with rape? Call our firm for a consultation about your case.