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James Metzger

James Metzger

  • Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, DUI & DWI ...
  • Indiana
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Education
Dickinson School of Law
J.D. (2003) | Law
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Indiana University - Indiana University-Bloomington
B.A. (2000) | Criminal Justice
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Professional Associations
Indiana State Bar  # 24648-49
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- Current
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Indianapolis Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Indiana
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
    Contingency fee arrangement only done on select cases.
Practice Areas
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights
    DUI & DWI
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    White Collar Crime
    Juvenile Law
    Traffic Tickets
    Suspended License
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Legal Answers
Q. does a D felony plea agreement with diversion consisting of paying restitution , probation and comm.service = conviction
A: To answer your question you must understand that a plea agreement and a diversion are two entirely different things. A plea agreement, by its own terms, means that you are pleading guilty to an offense and as such will result in a conviction. Keep in mind that a plea agrement can call for restitution, probation, and comm service. A Pretrial Diversion, on the other hand, is an agreement where you specifically will NOT be convicted as long as you abide by whatever conditions are in the agreement such as the restitution, etc. It is important to know which one you are entering into as a plea agreement will mean conviction, but a diversion will not.
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Website
http://www.attorneyjamesmetzger.com
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The Law Office of James D. Metzger, LLC
Indianapolis
3905 Vincennes Road, STE 303
Indianapolis, IN 46268
Telephone: (317) 762-6002
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Closed (Today)
Sunday: Closed