Columbus Voyeurism Defense Lawyer
Strong Defense for Misdemeanor & Felony Voyeurism Charges in Ohio
Voyeurism charges are very embarrassing and can destroy your professional or personal reputation. They are usually charged as a misdemeanor, but in cases in which photos, videotape, or other media is used to record a minor for voyeuristic or sexual gratification purposes, the charge becomes a felony offense. Any voyeurism charge is serious and requires a strong defense from an experienced Columbus voyeurism defense lawyer. Fighting for your reputation is an important matter; ensure that you select an attorney that is experienced in such charges.
At KBN, the legal team has over 21 years of experience in defending all types of serious criminal charges, including sex crimes such as voyeurism. Our team understands how important the case is to your future, and will immediately initiate actions for the defense of clients who have been charged with this offense. Each case has its own individual circumstances and evidence and must be fully analyzed by the defense attorney to determine how to proceed with the defense.
Contact a Columbus Voyeurism Defense Attorney from Koffel Brininger Nesbitt (614) 675-4845
Defining Voyeurism Charges in Ohio
Voyeurism involves spying on, trespassing, or otherwise invading the privacy of another person for the purpose of sexual gratification. This also includes possessing photographs and videotapes, or the act of photographing and videotaping a person, for the same purpose.
Classification of voyeurism charges:
- Spying or eavesdropping on another person
- Photographing or videotaping another person who is in a state of nudity
- Photographing or videotaping a minor who is in a state of nudity
- Photographing or videotaping a person under or through their clothes to view their body parts or undergarments
Don't Wait, Get Aggressive Legal Help Now!
Some cases of voyeurism, even though the charge is a misdemeanor, include up to six months in jail as part of the punishment. The danger of such a charge should not be underestimated; you need an attorney and you need one immediately.
At KBN, the legal team at the firm will seek out any possible flaws in the case against you, including police procedure, how the evidence was obtained, and any other factor that could lead to possible court challenges to suppress the evidence. However, this must be done quickly. The first action you should take after a voyeurism arrest or investigation is to contact the firm so they can get to work on your defense.