The New Hampshire courts have been closed until at least April 6, 2020, except for emergency hearings, due to the current COVID-19 crisis. Our offices remain open to deal with the various legal needs of the community. Our attorneys are available by email, phone, video conferencing or in-person meetings, if necessary or required. We will continue to do everything possible to serve the needs of our current and future clients.

The New Hampshire courts have been closed until at least April 6, 2020, except for emergency hearings, due to the current COVID-19 crisis. Our offices remain open to deal with the various legal needs of the community. Our attorneys are available by email, phone, video conferencing or in-person meetings, if necessary or required. We will continue to do everything possible to serve the needs of our current and future clients.

Criminal Defense

You Need A Defense Attorney On Your Side

If you have been arrested or charged with a crime, the most important call you can make will be the one to an experienced criminal trial attorney.

Sheldon, Davis, Wells & Hockensmith, P.C., has over 30 years of criminal and DWI trial experience and has represented thousands of clients in New Hampshire and Massachusetts at the District, Superior and Supreme Court levels and in front of the Department of Motor Vehicles. Our team has successfully defended clients in cases involving:

Before You Talk To The Police, Talk To Us

If you are charged with an offense in New Hampshire, do not talk to anyone before speaking to an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Our legal team has decades of criminal defense experience and has a thorough knowledge of the system and how to deal with officers, prosecutors, judges and juries. The police and state prosecutors are paid to collect evidence against you. Contact our firm immediately to discuss your options and minimize the effects this may have on your future and your freedoms.

Working To Minimize Your Charges

If you consult Sheldon, Davis, Wells & Hockensmith, P.C., before charges are filed, we may be able to get those charges dropped. Even if a conviction is inevitable, our services could minimize the consequences, reducing your charges and allowing you a better chance at rebuilding your life. We thoroughly evaluate every case to determine the best opportunities to reduce or eliminate your charges.

While we work to minimize the effects of your charges on you and your future, we also help walk you through the legal process so you have a complete understanding of every step of the way. We explain the details of your case, the issues involved and how the law applies to you. Our lawyers answer any questions you may have and give you the resources you need to make the best decisions for yourself.

Get Our Defense Team On Your Side

With so much on the line, don’t hesitate to contact an attorney you can trust. Sheldon, Davis, Wells & Hockensmith, P.C., is located in Keene and represents people throughout Cheshire County and Sullivan County. Call 603-876-6474 today to discuss your case, or email us and we’ll get back to you.