Albuquerque Felony Defense Lawyer

Freedman Boyd Hollander Goldberg Urias & Ward, P.A. has extensive experience representing clients in criminal matters. We handle all types of criminal cases in state and federal courts, from investigation through appeal, including violent crimes, white-collar crimes, fraud, embezzlement, bribery, espionage, terrorism, sex crimes, and driving violations. We have a strong track record of winning trials and appeals. Our criminal defense practice is led by Vincent Ward, Josh Ewing, and Christopher Dodd, all of whom have extensive experience and a history of obtaining excellent results for their clients.

The firm also represents individuals who have had funds or property seized by state or federal governments or those who have been victimized and have lost funds that are frozen or seized by the government through civil forfeiture proceedings.

If you have been charged with a crime or think you are about to be arrested for committing a crime anywhere in the United States, you should immediately contact a criminal defense lawyer in Albuquerque. Contact FBD Law today at (505) 305-1263. If these lawyers cannot help you, they will help you find another lawyer who can help you.

We also have an active international criminal practice, representing our clients and consulting with lawyers on cases in foreign courts and international tribunals. Nancy Hollander has maintained an active international criminal practice over two decades and is currently an Associate Tenant with Doughty Street Chambers in London.

Nancy Hollander has consulted with lawyers in Ireland in a high-profile terrorism case; in cases involving criminal charges in both the US and foreign jurisdictions, and in foreign cases seeking evidence or witnesses in the US. She also represents two inmates in Guantanamo Bay Naval Prison in securing the justice that they need. Both prisoners were tortured severely and imprisoned for more than 13 years. Abd Rahim Al-Nashiri, one of the prisoners, is facing the death sentence. Our team is currently representing him via the American Civil Liberties Union’s John Adams Project. Through FBD’s representation, we won two cases in the European Court of Human Rights and secured 200,000 Euros for Mr. Al-Nashiri, which went to his family. We continue to represent him in other international tribunals.

FBD Law has represented Mohamedou Ould Slahi, the other inmate, pro bono (free of charge) for many years. Nancy Hollander represented him in his petition for a writ of habeas corpus and won the case. Ultimately, in October 2016, our team was able to successfully secure his release to Mauritania, his home country. Additionally, Nancy Hollander fought hard for six years to have his book manuscript cleared for publication. Guantanamo Diary later went on to become a national bestseller and will soon be a major feature film, titled The Mauritanian.

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