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A very large number of first-time offenders are placed on probation in Michigan and the courts take probation violations very seriously. Violating probation means that you have not followed the probation guidelines that were set forth. If you are facing a probation violation, you need to hire the best probation violation defense in Royal Oak, MI, and the surrounding Tri-County areas.

Technical Violation vs. Substantive Violation

A Technical Violation of Probation is defined as violating the conditions of the imposed probation and does not involve committing a new crime. Some examples of this include:

  • Changing residency without permission
  • Failure to pay court fees or fines
  • Failure to appear for a probation meeting
  • Being late to a probation meeting
  • Failure to complete court-ordered classes
  • No violations of any state criminal law
  • Do not leave the state without permission from the Court
  • Failing to pay restitution to the victim

Substantive Violation of Probation is defined as the act of committing a new crime. This means you face the judge for the new crime and the crime associated with your probation. In this situation, the court has every right to revoke your probation and reinstate the original conviction whether you are found guilty or not. This is time to fight aggressively!

Benefits of Retaining Rudoi Law

When you need a probation violation defense attorney, you want one that offers a serious and aggressive defense. You want a legal strategy that is proven to work for the best and fastest resolution for your situation. Rudoi Law will negotiate the best deal for you and will proceed with confidence. Rudoi Law serves clients in Royal Oak, MI., and the counties of Oakland, Macomb, Wayne, and Lapeer, Livingston, Washtenaw, Genesee, and St. Clair.

Let Rudoi Law help you proceed with your probation violation. Call today at (248) 935-9074 for a free, no-obligation consultation.