Weapons Charges Attorney in Tempe, Arizona

The constitutional law to bear arms protects Americans’ right to possess and operate firearms. However, gun laws have fluctuated greatly from the early days of the United States to our present-day client, which can make understanding all of the laws that regulate the possession and use of guns. 

How Do I Know If the Weapons Charge I am Facing is Valid? 

If you suspect that you have been falsely accused or charged with a violation of weapon use or possession, you should be sure to consult with an experienced weapons charges attorney as they can make you aware of any recent changes to statues and help you understand the prosecutor’s version of events. 

Having a basic understanding of the gun laws in your area can go a long way in helping you know whether you have been the victim of a false charge and/or what your best argument may be against the prosecutors.

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What are the Gun Laws in Tempe, Arizona? 

Arizona was the second state - after Alaska - to enact “Constitutional Carry” laws. Which means that any person over the age of 18 may legally openly carry a firearm and any person over the age of 21 may carry a concealed firearm. 

There still exists other laws regarding certain places that will NOT allow the possession of a firearm. Some of these places are:

  • Businesses serving alcohol on the premises
  • Polling places on election days
  • K-12 school grounds
  • Commercial nuclear & hydroelectric generation stations
  • Military installations
  • Indian reservations
  • Stadiums 
  • Correctional facilities 
  • Federal buildings - included post offices
  • Airports
  • Places that specify restricted admittance where firearms are not allowed
  • State or local government buildings
  • Colleges or university grounds

As you can see, there are many limitations to Arizona’s generous gun laws. Because of these limitations, it may be difficult to discern whether you have actually violated weapon laws, or you’re are being falsely charged. For this reason, it is imperative you seek the guidance and counsel of an experienced attorney to represent you and defend your right to bear arms. 

How Do I Find a Weapons Charges Attorney?

Choosing an attorney to work with is a very important decision that should be made with confidence. I offer free over-the-phone consultations so we can discuss your situation and my strategy so you can gain an understanding of how I can help you.

Do not put off getting the assistance and representation of an experienced weapons charges attorney. Call me today for a free consultation.

Weapons Charges Attorney Serving Tempe, Arizona

If you have been charged with the possession or use of a weapon, you need an experienced attorney specializing in weapons charges to help you pursue a positive outcome.

Do not hesitate to get the legal advice and representation you need. Call my office today and I will work hard to protect your rights and reputation.