Homicide Attorney - The Law Offices of J. Scott Smith

High Point Homicide Defense

In High Point, to be charged with or being a person of interest in a Homicide investigation should be taken very seriously. The maximum sentence, if convicted, for certain types of Homicide like Murder can mean the death penalty or life without the possibility of parole.  Everyone close to the victim is a suspect.  When investigating a homicide case, police often look to spouses and other friends or family close to the victim.  Never speak to the police without first speaking to an experienced lawyer in High Point.

Contact Us Immediately If You Are A Homicide Suspect  

DNA and forensic science can be the backbone of homicide cases. Not only is DNA examined, if available, but other evidence such as blood stains, time of death, cause of death, and other pertinent information is used by police to gather evidence to make a case.  In High Point these cases are most serious and require experts from many scientific fields including medical examiners and other forensic experts to offset the specialists relied on by the State.  There are a multitude of Homicide crimes in High Point as set out below.

Homicide Crimes in High Point


  • Murder in the First-Degree 
  • Murder in the Second-Degree 
  • Murder of an Unborn Child


  • Voluntary Manslaughter
  • Voluntary Manslaughter of an Unborn Child
  • Involuntary Manslaughter
  • Involuntary Manslaughter of an Unborn Child

Death by Vehicle

Hire an experienced High Point Homicide Attorney today!

When facing homicide charges in High Point, you need a team of experienced attorneys, experts, and jury professionals handling your case.  These are not inexpensive cases to try, but the outcome of these kinds of cases can carry some of the most severe punishment in the State.  Taking the time to consider your options when consulting with an attorney is crucial. The lawyers at LAWSMITH, The Law Offices of J. Scott Smith, PLLC will work hard on your case.  Call us for a free consultation.

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Our stellar team at the Law Offices of J. Scott Smith, PLLC are ready to fight for our clients. 


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