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Our accomplished lawyers are well-versed in representing clients at all levels of the judicial system, from the Supreme Court and State High Courts to District Courts. We also provide representation before investigative and adjudicating authorities.
Criminal cases involve the prosecution of an individual by the police or a government prosecuting agency, typically on behalf of the State, for an alleged offence against the law. When a person is found guilty of a crime, the court has the authority to impose a sentence or punishment. These punishments can range from fines and community service orders to bonds or custodial sentences, including imprisonment. In a criminal case, the person charged with the offence is referred to as the 'defendant' or the 'accused.'
In criminal cases, there are two primary types of offences:
These are generally less serious offences that are typically handled by magistrates of the Local Court. Summary offences are punishable by fines or imprisonment for up to two years.
These are more serious offences that are usually tried by a judge and jury in the District Court or the Supreme Court. Indictable offences carry sentences of imprisonment for more than two years.
Understanding the distinctions between criminal and civil cases is essential for anyone navigating the legal system in India. Whether you are involved in a criminal matter or facing a civil dispute, our qualified legal team is here to provide guidance and expert representation, ensuring your rights are protected and justice is served.Civil and criminal proceedings differ in several key ways, primarily due to the nature of the rights involved:
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