The law firm of David A. Hill defends clients throughout Oregon who have been charged with kidnapping, custodial interference or coercion. We can handle all kidnapping and related offenses, including:
- Kidnapping in the first degree
- Kidnapping in the second degree
- Custodial interference in the first degree
- Custodial interference in the second degree
If you have been arrested for kidnapping, custodial interference or criminal coercion, contact the law firm of David A. Hill in Eugene, Oregon. We represent clients throughout Oregon in these criminal proceedings.
Criminal Penalties for Kidnapping and Coercion
If you have been arrested for kidnapping or coercion, you are facing the possibility of a significant prison sentence. Kidnapping in the first degree is a Class A felony with a maximum sentence of up to 20 years in prison, and a mandatory minimum prison sentence of 90 months.
Second degree kidnapping is a Class B felony that carries a maximum sentence of up to 10 years in prison, with a mandatory minimum prison sentence of 70 months. Coercion is a Class C felony with a maximum penalty of up to 5 years in prison.
Serious Charges Require Experienced Representation
Our attorney, David A. Hill, has been defending clients against criminal charges since 1979. He has handled thousands of criminal cases and hundreds of criminal trials/hearings in courts throughout Oregon. As an experienced negotiator and trial lawyer, he can protect your rights if you are facing a felony kidnapping or coercion charge.
Our goal is to win for our clients. We employ top specialists in areas such as DNA, forensic science and ballistics to demonstrate, whenever possible, that the state's evidence is flawed or inadequate. No stone is left unturned in our effort to achieve the most favorable result possible for our clients.
To speak with a criminal defense attorney at our firm about a kidnapping, custodial interference or coercion charge, call 541-683-4808 or contact us toll-free at 800-310-4808.