Violent Crimes Defense Attorney for Ocean City, Worcester County & surrounding Salisbury and Wicomico Counties

J. Christopher Llinas is a former Maryland prosecutor who is now practicing as a criminal defense lawyer from his office in Ocean Pines, Maryland.

Have you been charged with a violent crime?

 Worcester county attorney for defending murder caseViolent offenses in Maryland run the gamut from serious felonies, which carry significant maximum penalties, to less serious but still problematic misdemeanor offenses that carry maximum penalties ranging from 60 or 90 days in jail to 10 years in prison.

Whatever the violent offense, J. Christopher Llinas has extensive experience in handling them.

He can identify the key issues, fully research and investigate those issues, and craft and then execute the best defense possible.

In Maryland, violent criminal offenses include:

  • Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • 1st Degree Assault
  • 2nd Degree Assault
  • Reckless Endangerment
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • Disturbing the Peace
  • Robbery
  • Carjacking
  • Kidnapping
  • Rape
  • Sex Offenses
  • Abuse
  • Indecent Exposure
  • Unlawful Surveillance
  • Hazing
  • Extortion
  • Stalking
  • Harassment
  • Hate Crimes