Mesa Gun Crimes

Firearms Defense in Phoenix

In Arizona, a conviction of any crime involving a deadly weapon carries a mandatory prison sentence. When at risk of suffering such serious punishments, it is very important to retain a lawyer experienced in firearms defense.

Phoenix attorney O. Joseph Chornenky has spent over 30 years defending people of all types of crimes, including gun crimes. If you are dealing with accusations of the following, contact for an initial consultation:

  • Aggravated assault
  • Homicide
  • Illegal possession of a firearm
  • Disorderly conduct involving a weapon
  • Discharging a weapon
  • Exhibition of a weapon
  • Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon

Arizona’s gun laws are very harsh. In Arizona, any crime involving a deadly weapon results in a mandatory prison sentence. Even if you merely show a weapon during an argument, without pointing it at anyone, you can be arrested for aggravated assault, which is a Class 3 dangerous Felony under Arizona law, which carries a mandatory 5 to 15 year prison sentence.

To Fight Tough Laws, You Need an Experienced Attorney

There are many minor offenses involving weapons that are Class 6 Felonies and require a prison sentence. When the laws are this severe, you need an attorney with significant experience in firearms defense.

Phoenix criminal defense lawyer O. Joseph Chornenky is well-known and well-respected in courts throughout Arizona. As one of a small number of Phoenix lawyers to be named a Criminal Law Specialist in the State of Arizona by the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization , he is taken very seriously. He knows how to fight charges and negotiate, when necessary, minimal sentences.

Contact Us

To set up an initial consultation about any gun charge, email O. Joseph Chornenky, P.C., or call us any time at 602-264-3289. To speed up the process, you can also fill out a criminal law intake form. For all fees after the initial consultation, we accept credit cards.

For large-scale state and federal cases throughout Arizona, O. Joseph Chornenky, P.C., helps the people of Phoenix, Tempe, Mesa, Chandler, Scottsdale, Glendale, Tucson, Peoria, East Valley, Flagstaff AZ, and more. We take on smaller-scale cases involving firearms defense in Phoenix and Maricopa County, AZ.