The life impacts of the criminal defense process require professional and empathetic representation. Although Granville Law prepares each case as if it will proceed to a jury trial, in many cases, aggressive plea negotiations are the better option. If you have been arrested or accused of a crime, you need a criminal defense attorney who will honestly answer your questions while protecting your rights. Problems in a case and strong negotiation skills can often lead to compromise for the charged offense and/or the punishment. We understand that a courtroom is an intimidating place for most people. For most, criminal investigations are frightening and new experiences. We understand that.