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Commonwealth v. F.R. - Shoplifting - DISMISSED

August 2015

CASE RESULT: Commonwealth v. F.R. - Larceny - DISMISSED

Client, a local student struggling with depression and anxiety in the wake of trauma, was charged with shoplifting from a local store. Harris & Carmichael worked fervently to prepare a package humanizing client to the authorities, coordinating mental health treatment and other concerns. In the end, victory was achieved with a full DISMISSAL, allowing client to continue with schooling on the way to an advanced degree.

Jessica Carmichael

Ms. Carmichael was named a Top Lawyer by Washingtonian Magazine and Northern Virginia Magazine. Ms. Carmichael has been responsible for dismissals, acquittals, or reduced charges in many serious cases where her clients were unjustly charged.

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