Most sex crimes in the United States are investigated and prosecuted at the state level. According to the United States Sentencing Commission (USSC), of the 57,287 cases reported to the Commission in 2021, only 1,062 were sex crimes. When federal authorities investigate and prosecute a sex crime, however, the potential penalties for a conviction are serious, with an average prison sentence of 211 months. If you have been charged with a federal sex crime or believe you are being investigated for one, you need an experienced Orlando federal sex crimes attorney on your side as soon as possible to ensure that your rights are protected.
If convicted of a federal sex crime, you will likely face a lengthy term of incarceration and may be required to register as a sex offender for life. If you have been accused of a federal sex crime, you need an experienced attorney to advocate and defend you. Orlando federal sex crimes attorney David Haas was a federal prosecutor himself, a position that afforded him the unique opportunity to learn how federal investigations and prosecutions are handled directly by the people who investigate and prosecute federal crimes. Attorney David Haas now puts that knowledge and experience to work defending people accused of federal sex crimes.