James E. Crawford, Jr.

Jim believes that the power to change the life of even one client is worth more than any amount of money or prestige. That's why he's spent just about every day of his working career in a Maryland courtroom, giving clients their opportunity for justice.

What is Sentence Modification? - A Chance to Alter, Change, or Reduce Sentences

Punishments for Maryland's criminal convictions take time away from family, jobs, and life in...

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Child Abuse - What Immediately Happens Once a Report is Made?

Making a child abuse report in Maryland requires no proof, just a suspicion. A child abuse...

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JC Law – Serving the Great State of Maryland for Criminal Justice

Criminal defense is a tradition here at JC Law. We have a combined 45 years of experience...

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Expungement - How to Clean Up A Record to Move Forward in Life

Criminal records restrict many from improving their lives after the mistake. Fortunately,...

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Peace Orders - How to Oppose, Appeal, or Dissolve One in Maryland

Life’s landscape does not have to alter because of a peace order. There are ways to dispute the...

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Maryland's Child Pornography Laws and Obscenity Restrictions

Most of us are aware that in Maryland, manufacturing, distributing or possessing child...

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What Are Sex Crimes? – List of 8 Common Offenses and Possible Defenses

Crime involving a sexual element in Maryland falls into its own category of offenses. Society...

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Sneak Peak from Jim Crawford's Latest Book: The Trilogy Modum

We're excited to announce that our founder Jim Crawford has a book that's coming out later this...

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Gambling in Maryland? You Bet! Here’s What’s Legal.

The perception of gambling as a crime is dwindling in America. But, laws still exist outlawing...

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When Should You Call the Cops for Domestic Violence in Maryland?

Loads of people throw around the term “domestic violence,” but do you really know what it means?...

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