Criminal Defense

Too many people in Mississippi and the U.S. seem to take their freedom for granted.

Philip C. Hearn never does, on your behalf in a courtroom. When a serious felony or misdemeanor criminal charge endangers your liberties, he applies every lesson learned during 25 years as a defense attorney to the protection of your rights.

Mr. Hearn founded the Hearn Law Firm, PLLC, to provide efficient, effective representation for people accused of crimes that carry life-changing punishments upon conviction. He prides himself on insightful investigations of charges and police procedures. He is highly proficient at bargaining with prosecutors, his goal being reduction or outright dismissal of charges. And if a case comes to trial, he frustrates opposing counsel with thorough preparation and persuasive presentations in court.

The Law Firm That Makes A Difference In People's Lives — And In Our Community

Cases that Philip C. Hearn skillfully handles in state and federal courts include:

  • Drug charges, including possession, trafficking, cultivation, manufacture and drug paraphernalia
  • Computer fraud, business fraud, embezzlement and other white collar crimes
  • Armed robbery and bank robbery
  • Domestic violence
  • Murder and manslaughter
  • Conspiracy
  • Weapons violations
  • Arson
  • Carjacking
  • Kidnapping

Mr. Hearn's expansive knowledge of the criminal justice system extends to sentencing guidelines, enhanced sentences, probation and parole, and plea bargaining that can add years to a defendant's life. He is a dedicated lawyer who takes the task of safeguarding your interests seriously. His intense concentration, creative strategies and responsive personal service are cornerstones of his practice.

Are you fearful of spending years in prison, having your family finances drained by fines and carrying around a criminal record as a felon? Let's set your mind at rest with a free initial consultation at one of our office locations. Contact Philip C. Hearn at 866-583-8721 or by email.