Murder

If you are charged with any level of homicide, call the McMenamin Law Firm for help.  We have successfully defended numerous clients facing homicide charges, including multiple Not Guilty verdicts on Murder charges.

There are many levels of homicide.  Prosecutors base their charging decision on the level of intent they believe they can prove.  Often, prosecutors will overcharge you hoping that you will quickly accept their offer to plead to a lesser degree of homicide such as manslaughter.  The attorneys at the McMenamin Law Firm have experience in Cape Girardeau and across Southeast Missouri defending innocent people that are facing these difficult charges.  We have the knowledge and experience defending these cases.  We know how to investigate and build a defense to homicide charges.  We know how to tear apart the prosecutor’s case in trial.  Call us.  We can help you.

  • Murder, voluntary manslaughter, involuntary manslaughter.  All of these charges require the prosecutor to prove a different mental state.  We know the law and how to fight these charges.
  • The investigation can be crucial to your freedom.  We have the experience and know-how to make sure the right questions are asked to get the information to build a defense.