Things to Know About Being Taken Into Custody

If you’re taken into police custody, you’re under arrest. That doesn’t necessarily mean that you’re going to be charged with a crime, but you’re not free to leave. What Happens If You’re Taken Into Custody You might be released in 10 minutes and free to leave, or you might be transported to jail where you […]

Am I Being Detained and Arrested?

Some significant differences exist between the act of being stopped and the act of arrest. For legal purposes, and because they can follow each other in quick succession, detention and arrest are the same. The word “detain” means “to hold.” The police can detain a person if they have reason to believe that he or […]

Do I Need an Attorney for My Probation Violation?

The judicial system allows those who have been found guilty of a crime to avoid jail time by instead placing them on probation. By following the guideline set out by the court, many are able to avoid jail time and are given a second chance at life. Unfortunately, when someone on probation is accused of […]

Why Former Prosecutors Make the Best Defense Attorneys

A prosecutor is a lawyer who works to convict criminals or to secure other forms of justice on behalf of a national, regional or local court system. Essentially, a prosecutor does the opposite of what a defense attorney does, prosecuting the defendant rather than representing him. However, those defense attorneys who began their careers as […]

Rohom Khonsari: Avvo’s 2014 Client Choice Winner

Rohom Khonsari and rest of the KLG Attorney team are excited to announce that Mr. Khonsari was recognized as an Avvo 2014 Client Choice Winner. This distinguished award recognizes Mr. Khonsari’s years in practice, disciplinary history, professional achievements, and industry recognition. Meet Rohom Khonsari Rohom Khonsari is the founder and principal partner of the Khonsari […]

My Teenager Has Been Charged With a DUI, Now What?

It is no mystery that a large percentage of teenagers consume alcohol. In fact, according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, more than 70 percent of adolescents will have consumed alcohol by the time they are 18 years old. What is worse is that nearly 5,000 people under the age of 21 […]

What Is Attorney-Client Privilege?

In the judicial system, defendants should feel confident in trusting in their attorneys. That is why the attorney-client privilege was created. Similar to “doctor-patient confidentiality,” attorney-client privilege ensures that communication between an attorney and their client is confidential. The attorney-client privilege is one of the most honored and respected rules in the judicial system. What […]

My Record Is Clean, So Why Is My Mugshot Still Online?

The simple days before Google and other search engines existed are long gone. Now, it is hard to do anything without some trace of it showing up on the Internet. But while a picture of you partying with your friends might embarrass you when it shows up on your Facebook feed, it will not tarnish […]

How Do I Withdraw a Plea?

Many times, those who decide to plead guilty or no contest later regret their decision. They are afraid of trial, and believe that entering a guilty plea is this best option. However, many defendants later regret their decision. They are left wondering if and how they can withdraw their guilty plea. Can I Withdraw My […]

What Is the Florida Three Strikes Law?

The Florida three strikes law was imposed in an effort to inflict harsher penalties on habitual offenders who have been convicted of three or more serious criminal offenses. Through the three strikes law, habitual offenders face physical incapacitation via imprisonment so they cannot continue committing serious crimes. Florida Three Strikes Law With the name stemming […]