Murder and homicide

Seattle/Tacoma Murder Defense Attorney

Aggressively Defending Homicide Charges

Murder is one of the most serious of criminal offenses. Crimes involving death are punished harshly by the criminal justice system, often involving decades or even life in prison. At Johnson & Cyr, we have experience defending clients who are facing murder-related charges. Our Seattle/Tacoma criminal defense lawyers fight to win. We do not stop until we reach the best possible outcome because we know your future, your freedom and your life is on the line.

We are prepared to defend all types of murder charges, including:

  • 1st degree murder
  • 2nd degree murder
  • Negligent homicide
  • Vehicular manslaughter
  • Manslaughter
  • Self-defense

Relentless. Thorough. Meticulous.

We are no strangers to serious felonies involving murder and homicide charges. Our legal team comes fully prepared to take on complex criminal matters, meticulously reviewing police reports, transcripts, investigating the crime scene, interviewing witnesses and more. We leave no stone unturned and we explore every possibility to prove your innocence. We are well-versed in the criminal justice system and know how to navigate the courts, the prosecutors and how to articulately defend you in front of a judge and jury.

We know the right questions to ask and are able to anticipate the prosecutor’s perspective. We pay attention to every detail and analyze a case from every possible angle. It is often the little details that can make or break a case and we devote all of our resources and energy into reviewing all of the available evidence.

When Everything is on the Line We Will Give Everything to Fight to Protect You

With murder charges, you could be facing the possibility of the death penalty. In order to avoid this possibility, you need the representation of a skilled criminal defense attorney. Our team at Johnson & Cyr will fight hard to protect you.