Statutory Rape

If you are facing statutory rape charges in Tempe or any of the surrounding cities, your reputation and future is on the line. Call 480-331-7568 and schedule an immediate consultation with statutory rape lawyer Kyle T. Green. I am an experienced criminal defense attorney committed to my clients and what matters to them.
As with most criminal defense charges, the sooner you are able to consult with a statutory rape defense lawyer, the better.

 

Definition of Statutory Rape and Statutory Rape Penalties

 

Statutory rape is defined as consensual sex with a minor between the ages of 15 and 18.

Penalties for statutory rape in Arizona include:

 

  • Five years in prison – when the minor is under age 15.
  • Life in prison with no eligibility for parole until year 35 – if accused is 18 years of age or older or is tried as an adult and the minor was age 12 or younger.
  • 20 years in prison – when the minor is age 12, 13, or 14 and the accused is 18 years of age or older or is tried as an adult.
  • One year in prison – Minor is at least 15 years of age.

 

Statutory Rape Defense Lawyer

 

As a Statutory Rape Defense Lawyer and former prosecutor, I am able to use my knowledge and experience with Arizona statutory rape law to use for my clients. Call 480-331-7568 to schedule a no-obligation case review where we can discuss the specifics of your case and the options available to you.

 

There are several possible defenses against Arizona statutory rape charges. Some of the possible defenses include:

 

  • No knowledge of the minor being under the age of 18 or the minor’s age was misrepresented.
  • You are close in age to the minor and the conduct was consensual.
  • You are married to the minor.
  • The alleged crime never occurred.

 

Consult with Statutory Rape Defense Lawyer Kyle T. Green

 

I started The Law Office of Kyle T. Green because I believed there as a better way to represent those accused of Arizona crimes including statutory rape. If you are facing a statutory rape charge in Arizona, contact me by calling 480-331-7568. Consultations can be done over the phone or in person and are completely confidential and done with no obligation. My goal in any consultation is to arm you with the legal facts you need to make informed decisions.
Contact me today at 480-331-7568 and put my knowledge and experience to work for you.