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Weapons Charges

The U.S. Supreme Court has affirmed the right to possess firearms, but there are still many gun crimes that can land a person in jail. For example, if you are subject to a restraining order, you cannot own a firearm. People who are found to be mentally ill or have been previously convicted of certain crimes cannot possess firearms. And use of a weapon in the commission of a crime can result in enhanced penalties upon conviction. These are serious charges that require proactive and vigorous representation.

If you have been charged with a weapons crime, your freedom could be on the line. Don’t take chances with your future — get legal help today by calling Gilroy Napoli Short Law Group at 503-747-7198.

Aggressively Defending Your Rights and Freedom

Gilroy Napoli Short Law Group believes that everyone accused of a crime deserves strong and effective representation. We vigorously defend people accused of all types of federal and state weapons charges, including:

  • Unlawful use of a weapon
  • Unlawful possession of firearms
  • Pointing a firearm at someone
  • Felon in possession
  • Unlawful possession of short-barreled guns, automatic weapons, grenades, bombs, explosives or missiles
  • Straw purchases of guns
  • Illegal trafficking in guns
  • Possession of concealed weapons such as knives and brass knuckles
  • Other weapons charges

Strong Advocates for People Charges With Weapons Offenses

We have more than 25 years of combined experience as prosecutors, public defenders and private defense lawyers. We have a comprehensive understanding of the laws covering weapons crimes and the court system in Oregon. We also understand how to identify potentially fatal flaws in prosecutors’ cases. When Gilroy Napoli Short Law Group represents you, we will work tirelessly to protect your rights and preserve your freedom.

Free Consultation — Contact Our Firm

For a free consultation with one of our Portland weapons charge attorneys, call Gilroy Napoli Short Law Group at 503-747-7198 or contact us by email.

We represent people throughout the Portland area and Oregon, including the cities of Salem, Beaverton and Hillsboro.

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