What is a Criminal Attorney Johannesburg?
A criminal attorney Johannesburg is a lawyer/attorney specializing in the defence of individuals and companies charged with criminal conduct. Criminal attorney Johannesburg can be permanently employed by the various jurisdictions with criminal courts. Such lawyers are often called public defenders Johannesburg or Criminal lawyers Johannesburg. For a much more extensive discussion of criminal defence, see public defender.
The terminology is imprecise because each jurisdiction may have different practices with various levels of input from state and federal law or consent decrees. Other jurisdictions use a rotating system of appointments with judges appointing a private practice attorney or firm for each case.