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What Is A Criminal Trial?

You’re facing criminal charges. You’ve been through your preliminary hearings. You didn’t take the deal the district attorney offered. Now, you’re going to trial. The ultimate goal in a criminal trial is for the jury to find “beyond a reasonable doubt” that the defendant committed the crimes they are being accused of. A trial is… read more

What Is A Plea Hearing?

What does it mean when you potentially stand trial for the crimes you committed? Your lawyer has talked to you about plea hearings, trials, sentences, and more, but you’re not entirely sure which is the best route for you. While the criminal defense attorneys at Probst Law Offices in Columbus Ohio cannot give you legal… read more

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What Are Suppression Hearings?

As an individual facing criminal charges, you may feel anxious, nervous, or downright terrified. This is why the Probst Law Offices in Columbus wants to share one more piece to the criminal defense process so that you can remain informed. Knowing how the process works may bring you some peace of mind. In this article,… read more

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What Are Pretrial Hearings?

Here at the Probst Law Offices in Columbus, we want to continue our series on the criminal defense process. As a criminal defense attorney, we want you to understand how the process works so that you can better interact with your attorney and pursue a desirable outcome. When you face criminal charges, you may feel… read more

What is a Bond Hearing?

Continuing our series on the criminal defense process, Columbus criminal defense attorney firm, Probst Law Office, covers part two which is bond hearings. When you are faced with a criminal charge, things can be scary, especially if you are completely unfamiliar with the process. That’s why we’ve created this series of blog posts. Being informed… read more

What is an Arraignment?

What is an Arraignment? As a Columbus criminal defense attorney, Probst Law Office places a high priority on helping our clients understand the criminal defense process. After all, knowing the process can not only help to alleviate your nerves, it also equips you with the knowledge you need to better work with your defense attorney.… read more

How to Deal with a Possession of Marijuana Charge in Ohio

As criminal defense attorneys in Columbus, we’ve dealt with a lot of marijuana possession charges. We also understand there are a lot of factors surrounding those charges. Officer and prosecutor motivation can play a large part in the criminal defense process, especially in drug cases. If you’ve been charged with marijuana possession in Ohio, this… read more

Expungement Law Process in Ohio

At Probst Law Office, Inc. we’ve been asked questions about criminal record expungement in Ohio, particularly what crimes are not eligible for expungement. As your Columbus Criminal Defense Attorney of choice, we want you to understand the legal process, particularly as it comes to the expungement of criminal convictions. Beginning the Process In order to… read more

Should You Refuse a Breathalyzer

Getting pulled over is always a stressful experience. If you add to the fact you think you may have had a little too much to drink, then it’s even worse. As a criminal defense attorney in Columbus that focuses on DUI law and defense, the question frequently pops up: “Should I refuse to take the breathalyzer… read more

BAC and How it Impairs Drivers

While alcohol might affect you and everyone else around you differently, if you have enough in your system, it could result in tragic consequences. The fact is, even if you don’t get into a deadly accident — the likelihood of which is much higher when you’re under the influence — you could still be charged… read more