Criminal Law Resource Guide for Northern Nevada

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Criminal Law Resource Guide for Northern Nevada

If you have been charged with a crime in northern Nevada, you may be feeling overwhelmed and unsure of what to do next. There are a number of resources available to help you, including legal representation, counseling, and support groups.

Legal Assistance

If you have been charged with a crime, it is important to seek legal representation from an experienced attorney who can help protect your rights and advocate for your best interests.  Some resources for finding an attorney in Northern Nevada include:

  • The Nevada State Bar Lawyer Referral and Information Service[1]: This service provides referrals to attorneys in various practice areas, including criminal defense, and offers a 30-minute consultation for a nominal fee.
  • Washoe County Public Defender’s Office[2]: If you cannot afford an attorney, you may be eligible for representation by the Washoe County Public Defender’s Office. This office provides legal representation to individuals who have been charged with a crime and cannot afford an attorney.
  • Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada[3]: While this organization is based in Southern Nevada, they may be able to provide referrals to legal aid organizations in Northern Nevada that can assist with criminal defense.

Attorney Mathew Work, founder of Carlson & Work, is a former criminal prosecutor. He knows criminal cases inside out. Attorney Work can provide you with the guidance and support you need during this challenging time. With a focus on personalized attention and a commitment to achieving the best possible outcome for each client, Attorney Work can help you navigate the legal system and work to minimize the potential consequences of your charges. 

Substance Abuse Treatment

If you are facing drug charges or struggling with substance abuse, there are resources available in Northern Nevada to help you get treatment and support:

  • Northern Nevada HOPES[4]: This community health center provides a range of services, including substance abuse treatment, to individuals in Northern Nevada.
  • Reno Behavioral Healthcare Hospital[5]: This hospital offers inpatient and outpatient substance abuse treatment programs, as well as mental health services.
  • Narcotics Anonymous[6]: This is a 12-step program for individuals struggling with drug addiction. There are several meetings held throughout Northern Nevada.

Mental Health Services

If you are facing criminal charges, it is important to prioritize your mental health and seek support if needed. Some resources for mental health services in Northern Nevada include:

  • Reno Behavioral Healthcare Hospital[5]: In addition to substance abuse treatment, this hospital offers mental health services, including inpatient and outpatient programs.
  • Northern Nevada HOPES[4]: This community health center provides mental health services, including counseling and therapy.
  • Nevada Health Centers[7]: This organization offers a range of health services, including mental health services, at several locations throughout Northern Nevada.

It’s important to remember that each case is unique and may require additional resources or support. These resources are intended to provide a starting point for individuals who have been charged with a crime in Northern Nevada.

Reputable Criminal Defense Attorney Serving Northern Nevada

Whether you are facing charges for assault, battery, drug crimes, or other criminal offenses, Attorney Work has the legal expertise and dedication to help you achieve a favorable outcome. Contact Carlson & Work today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can assist you with your criminal defense case.



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