Philadelphia Criminal Appeals Lawyer

40 Years of Legal Experience

If you have been found guilty, or even if you have pleaded guilty, you still have the right to appeal and have your conviction reversed or your sentence reduced. There are strict time limits for raising many types of challenges to a criminal conviction or sentence so call today. There are many ways to attack a conviction and sentence including:

  • Appeals to a higher court
  • Post-trial motions
  • Post-sentence motions
  • Motions for extraordinary relief
  • Motions to terminate parole / probation
  • Motions for early parole
  • Motions to modify sentence
  • Petitions under the Post Conviction Relief Act (PCRA)
  • Claims of ineffective assistance of counsel
  • Newly discovered evidence
  • Expungements
  • Pardons

We have a thorough understanding of each of the avenues of attack. Our criminal appeals attorneys have the experience and knowledge with both criminal law and procedure needed to succeed on appeal. Our attorneys have worked for the District Attorney's Office and judges and know how to spot and argue legal errors that have won our clients dismissal of charges, new trials, reduced sentences, and even removal from sex offender registration requirements. With more than 40 years of combined experience working in the legal industry, our Philadelphia criminal defense lawyers at Parkinson, Tarpey & Lloyd are prepared to offer tough and effective advocacy regardless of the outcome of your case with another lawyer. We combine experience, knowledge, and compassionate client prioritization to ensure that you are prepared for every step of the process ahead.

How can Parkinson, Tarpey & Lloyd help me?

Our Philadelphia criminal appeals attorneys use different means for challenging a conviction or criminal penalty in a case in order to vindicate our clients' rights. Our team conducts thorough investigations to uncover potential legal errors or violations of our clients' rights. A second set of eyes on a case often uncovers important facts that can completely change an outcome. Parkinson, Tarpey & Lloyd is ready to handle your case and any wrongful conviction or unjust sentence on a multitude of grounds.

Our firm advocates for the right to quality legal – even after conviction. Even if your case seems hopeless, our team can uncover the little details that make a difference. Most convictions can seriously impact a defendant’s life. A criminal record affects where you can live, where you can work, your ability to apply to college and other organizations, and more.

Request a Free Case Consultation in Pennsylvania

Because the stakes are high, choose to retain a criminal defense lawyer in Philadelphia who is up to the challenge of fighting a conviction. Call PT&L today to request a free case evaluation or to learn more about our appellate and post-conviction defense practice and how we are prepared to protect your rights and freedom.