Criminal Law

Criminal Law

Our Criminal Law Practice Group represents persons accused of having committed crimes, including crimes of violence, drug offenses, theft or property, white-collar crimes (tax fraud, securities law violations, RICO, embezzlement), serious motor vehicle offenses and other violations of state or federal criminal law.

Minnella, Tramuta & Edwards has extensive trial experience in both State and Federal Court. Our lawyers protect your constitutional rights and act as zealous advocates on your behalf. Minnella, Tramuta & Edwards attorneys work closely with forensic experts and private investigators to defend your case.

Driven by the highest standards of professionalism, a passion for justice, and a drive to succeed, Minnella, Tramuta & Edwards strives to deliver excellent results for our clients in these and in all areas. Our criminal defense lawyers are available to respond to emergencies and staff can accommodate clients speaking Spanish, Italian and French.

Criminal Defense Practice Area

Bail and Bond Proceedings —

Pretrial release from custody, bail bonds, cash bail, and signature bonds

Computer Crimes –

Copyright violations, cyber stalking, fraud, hacking, identity theft, malicious code

Domestic Violence —

Domestic assault and battery, elderly abuse, harassment, restraining order violations, sexual assault, and stalking

Drugs and Narcotics —

Drug possession, manufacturing, cultivation, trafficking, cocaine, crack cocaine, marijuana, methamphetamine, prescription drugs, steroids, heroin, ecstasy, and club drugs

Drunk Driving and OUI —

Operating under the influence (OUI), driving under the influence (DUI), driving while intoxicated (DWI), vehicular homicide, and other alcohol-related driving offenses

Firearms and Gun Offenses —

Assault weapons, concealed weapons, felons in possession, illegal sales, unlawful sales, and unlawful discharge

Motor Vehicle Violations & Crimes —

Vehicular assault, homicide, drunk driving, manslaughter and reckless driving

Pre-Charging Investigation —

Pre-arrest negotiation with police and prosecutors

Violent Crimes —

Arson, robbery, homicide, murder and manslaughter

Probation and Parole —

Revocation proceedings and post-conviction motions

RICO Violations –

Racketeering, such as gambling, bribery, extortion, bankruptcy fraud, mail fraud, securities fraud, prostitution, narcotics trafficking, loan sharking, and murder

Theft and Property Crimes —

Auto theft, burglary, fraud, credit card fraud, identity theft, forgery, receipt of stolen property, trafficking in stolen property, and worthless check charges

White Collar Crimes —

Bribery, fraud, extortion, forgery, identity theft, counterfeiting, embezzlement, larceny and money laundering, tax fraud, securities fraud, RICO violations

Contact Us Today If You Have Been, Or Expect to Be, Charged With a Crime

If you have been contacted by the police or charged with a state or federal crime in Connecticut, contact us today. For immediate assistance, call us at (203) 573-1411 or (800) 473-2889.