When you are facing criminal charges, your whole future may be hanging in the balance. Prosecutors are skilled, highly motivated and have great resources at their disposal to win convictions. If they get their way, you may be looking at steep fines, jail time and other penalties that can follow you around for years, which interferes with your freedom, finances, personal life and ability to find work and housing.
Jaclyn defends the rights of people accused of crimes within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. She has handled all types of criminal cases, from minor summary offenses to major felonies.
Jaclyn has experience in many areas, including but not limited to:
Remember: You have a right to legal defense, and you should enlist the help of a skilled criminal defense lawyer to build the best defense strategy you can.
Jaclyn feels strongly that people should have a second chance and that one bad decision should not ruin a person's life. With those principles in mind, she works hard to find the best resolutions to their legal troubles today and to avoid further issues in the future.
If you are facing criminal charges, want to expunge your criminal record or need help with other criminal law matters, get started resolving your issues right away. Call Jaclyn M. Shaw at 724-335-0500 to request an initial consultation. You can also reach the office by .
Our office is located in New Kensington, Westmoreland County, but we accept cases throughout western Pennsylvania.