Ineffective Counsel

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Ineffective Counsel

Writing on behalf of the Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (WACDL), the Supreme Court adopted Mr. Weaver’s position when a mentally ill attorney provides ineffective assistance of counsel. The Supreme Court on February 15, 2018, ordered a new trial for Oscar Lopez.

About the Author:

Thomas Weaver
For over 24 years, Tom Weaver has aggressively and conscientiously represented people accused of crimes in Kitsap, Pierce, Mason and Thurston counties. He has handled over 200 trials of crimes as varied as murder, child molestation, rape, assault, domestic violence, robbery, delivery of drugs, possession of firearms, theft, forgery, and DUI. Before you talk to the police, talk to Tom.