Do You Admit To Your Attorney That You're Guilty As Charged?
You made a mistake --a big one-- and committed a crime. Now, you're under arrest and you're facing prosecution. What do you tell your attorney? Do you admit your guilt or maintain your innocence? Here's how to handle that first meeting. You can go ahead and tell your attorney that you're guilty at the very first meeting. Knowing that you're guilty won't make your attorney defend you any less vigorously than if you were innocent.