The Prosecutors, Probation Officers and the courts have become often unforgiving for violations of probation in recent years. This is the result of high-profile cases resulting in catastrophe, locally, statewide and nationally.
A competent lawyer can help evaluate the accusations to see if there are any legal or factual defenses, and particularly if there is mitigation that could possibly keep you out of prison. A good working relationship with the courts, Probation Officers and Prosecutors is a plus for hiring a lawyer for this representation.
Don Hartery spent his entire career in the criminal courtrooms locally working with all parties.