Bruce Rivers is one of the region’s foremost criminal defense lawyers focusing on crimes of homicide. He is deeply familiar with the intricate definitions in crimes of major violence, and the case law associated with each crime. This knowledge gives him a significant edge in your defense. Successful defense strategies for second-degree murder include:
- Proving innocence
- Demonstrating that the killing occurred in self-defense
- Showing that the accused was too intoxicated to have intent to kill
- Establishing the accused’s mental unfitness
Attorney Bruce Rivers will identify the best possible outcome early in the process and argue effectively for acquittal, reduction in charges or minimum punishment. If you are serious about defending yourself against this very serious charge, call Rivers Law Firm, P.A., in Minneapolis at 612-915-0355. Or describe the charges against you using this form.