Criminal Defense

Help When You're Charged With a Crime

Trial-Tested Mississippi Criminal Defense Lawyers Fighting for You

Innocent Until Proven Guilty. No Exceptions.

We resolutely believe in the presumption of innocence and the value of a vigorous defense.

If you are charged with a crime you need a competent and experienced attorney who will challenge the State’s evidence and untruthful witnesses to get you the best possible result.

Elmore & Peterson’s criminal defense team has won many felony and misdemeanor cases and represented clients in State and Federal courts.

  • DUI and traffic tickets
  • Illegal re-entry and immigration crimes
  • Drug sales and possession
  • Money laundering
  • Sex crimes
  • Murder and manslaughter
  • Jail visits

Don’t see your Criminal Defense issue listed? Call or drop us a note to discuss how we can help you.

“I had a charge of [••••••••••] and faced years in prison. I was represented at trial by Nathan Elmore. The jury found me “not guilty.”

I have not been in trouble with the law since then. Mr. Elmore helped me get my life back.”

Oscar D., Jackson, MS

Bilingual Lawyers and Staff

We have English and Spanish speaking staff. If you give us notice, we can provide interpreters for other languages.

Frequently Asked Criminal Defense Questions

We can call the jail to find out your family member’s charges and bond amount. We can also contact the court to make sure the jail has accurate and complete information.

Don’t see the answer you were looking for? Call or drop us a note – we will be happy to talk to you – no obligation!