Virginia has very strict laws when it comes to consent outlined by an age of consent at 15 and several other acts that are deemed unlawful until age 18. There are also a variety of punishments set for sex crimes involving minors with penalties ranging from small fines to lengthy prison sentences based on the severity of the crime(s).
B.R. Hicks is a criminal defense attorney representing clients in Springfield, Fairfax County, and throughout Northern Virginia. His practice is limited to criminal defense in all manner of criminal or serious traffic cases, in both Federal and Virginia courts, whether the alleged crime is a felony or a misdemeanor, including financial crimes, drug crimes, sex crimes, domestic violence, juvenile defense, probation violations, DUI defense, and traffic offenses.