This country will not be a good place for any of us to live in unless we make it a good place for all of us to live in. 
— Theodore Roosevelt, 26th president (1858-1919)

Criminal Law

Slocum Law firmly believes in and understands the importance of an individual’s right to legal representation in criminal circumstances.

Our past and present experiences in representing individuals mail_image_previewarrested and accused of criminal crimes and offenses demonstrate our ability to knowledgeably and tenaciously represent retained clients with a misdemeanor or felony charge.

Notably, a criminal defendant has a constitutional right to obtain legal representation in matters that range from misdemeanor charges to felony indictments.

Our firm handles various criminal matters. Examples of these matters handled include arson, domestic violence and assault, drug crimes, driving under the influence (DUI), felonies, lesser misdemeanors, kidnapping, murder, robbery, theft crimes and embezzlement, traffic violations, and vehicular homicide.

We are thoroughly knowledgeable of Mississippi’s criminal laws and criminal justice system to properly assist and explain to an individual his or her legal options.