Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney
Being arrested and charged with a crime is one of the most stressful and potentially devastating things that a person can experience. Ian W. Thompson Attorney at Law is a local criminal defense attorney experienced in handling all types of criminal cases, ranging from low-level misdemeanors to major felonies.
With years of experience practicing criminal law in Indiana, we will work with you to prepare your case for trial, and we’ll be there to answer any questions or concerns that may arise along the way. You will be provided with competent legal advice regarding all available options, so that you can make informed decisions regarding how your case will be handled. Mr. Thompson also represents individuals who have been charged or convicted of crimes in the past and are seeking to have their criminal history expunged and/or sealed pursuant to Indiana’s “Second Chance Law”. Call today for a free initial consultation.
Helping You From Arraignment to Trial
Ian W. Thompson is a compassionate criminal defense attorney who works closely with his clients, all the way from arraignment to trial. He takes the time to explain the nature of the criminal charges and the criminal justice process, and he keeps clients in the loop as their case develops. Mr. Thompson strives to always be available to answer questions and address concerns that may come up along the way. This approach helps reduce the stress of the unknown and helps our clients navigate the system as smoothly as possible.
Dedicated to Preparing a Strong Criminal Defense Strategy for You
Preparing a strong criminal defense strategy is key to an acquittal, reduced charge and reduced sentence. Ian W. Thompson leaves no stone unturned in developing a defense. He will speak to the police, gather witness statements, uncover hidden witnesses and thoroughly evaluate the evidence, such as DNA and ballistic reports. Mr. Thompson will also provide expert witnesses at trial when needed. He uses his honed courtroom skills to present a strong case for the defense before the judge and jury.
Mr. Thompson is always upfront and honest with clients. If the evidence against you is powerful, a plea bargain may be a smart choice. He will work hard and negotiate with the prosecuting attorney for the best deal. At the same time, Mr. Thompson will explain the pros and cons of accepting a plea bargain. This way, you can make an informed decision.
Juries are unpredictable and the outcome may not be favorable. If you’re unsatisfied with the verdict, we will file for an appeal. Mr. Thompson is experienced in the appellate process and knows how to research case law and present a strong argument for appeal before the appellate judge.
Schedule a Free Consultation With Ian Today!
If you’ve been charged with a crime, turn to Ian W. Thompson, an experienced criminal defense attorney. Contact our office today for a free consultation. Call (317) 631-6866 or send us a message using the online form.