Mr. Borrelli is an experienced criminal trial lawyer. When a client chooses to fight at trial, Mr. Borrelli will work hard to develop the case, collecting all necessary discovery and employing investigators when necessary to ensure he has all the necessary information. He is an attorney that will fight hard to convince the jury of his client’s perspective. In representing his clients, Mr. Borrelli will do everything he can to protect their liberty. He strives to keep his clients out of jail and/or prison, and limit any economic impact from their charges. Mr. Borrelli understands some cases should not go to trial and his experience as a criminal defense attorney includes effectively negotiating with Phoenix, Mesa, Scottsdale area prosecutors for reasonable resolutions of cases with the least possible punishment to his clients
As a lawyer practicing criminal and DUI defense, Mr. Borrelli’s first goal is to make sure that his clients’ constitutional rights are protected and the burden to his clients is minimized. The first line of defense used by a criminal attorney in many criminal and DUI cases is the filing of motions to suppress evidence. If the Police or prosecuting attorney violated his clients’ rights in any way while collecting evidence, Mr. Borrelli will fight to suppress that evidence and when successful, this may lead to dismissal of the criminal or DUI charges. The government must follow the rules, no matter what the charge. This is the foundation of liberty.
In many cases it can be vital to hire a Phoenix Arizona Criminal or DUI Defense Lawyer before charges are brought. In pre-charging negotiations, Mr. Borrelli presents his client’s point of view to the charging prosecutor, working to persuade the prosecuting attorney not to charge, or to charge correctly and avoid overcharging his clients. Above all, Mr. Borrelli will ensure that his clients have all the necessary information, and are aware of all the potential consequences so that they may make informed decisions. This forms the foundation of a quality attorney – client relationship.