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Dayton Sex Crimes Defense Attorneys

Working Hard to Protect Your Reputation

Sex crimes carry heavy penalties including mandatory sex offender registration. They also carry a social stigma that can haunt you long into the future. Those who have been charged with a sex crime need trusted and capable legal representation. As attorneys to the accused, we have dedicated ourselves to the zealous protection of your rights as well as to working vigorously to secure what is in your best interests.

As board-certified criminal defense lawyers, we have an arsenal of proven legal strategies. If you are facing the possibility of a sex crime charge or have already been charged, you can rely on our firm for confidential support and an aggressive approach to your defense.

Let a seasoned Dayton sex crime defense lawyer review your case. Connect with us online or at (937) 223-9133.

Sex Crimes in Ohio

Ohio law has established many offenses as sex crimes. The penalties they carry can range from up to 60 days in jail to life in prison. Sex offense charges can be extremely complicated and may be based on misinformation, misunderstandings, revenge, and other emotional or inflated accusations or inaccuracies.

Sex crimes can include but are not limited to:

  • Sexually motivated assault
  • Stalking
  • Sexually motivated murder or aggravated murder
  • Kidnapping
  • Sexually motivated abduction
  • Sexual battery
  • Sexual imposition
  • Prostitution
  • Pandering obscene material
  • Child endangerment
  • Sex with a minor

These offenses may be charged as misdemeanors or felonies depending on the nature of the incident and whether it involved minors.

Rely on an Exceptional Criminal Defense Team

No matter what type of sex offense you are facing, our Dayton sex crime defense lawyers are available 24/7 to provide the legal assistance you need. The sooner you contact us, the sooner we can protect you and begin investigating the nature of the allegations. Do not speak to law enforcement until you call us first.

As a multi-generational law firm devoted to criminal defense, we bring decades of legal experience to your case. We know how critical our work is to your freedom and future. That is why we put everything we have into an exhaustive deconstruction of the state's evidence and into building a strategic defense based on what we find.

Contact Rion, Rion & Rion for a consultation at (937) 223-9133 today.

Recent Case Results
Helping Our Clients Achieve the Best Possible Outcome

  • Dismissed Civil Stalking Protection Order | Against our client

    Our client received paperwork that a Civil Stalking Protection Order was placed against our client. We challenged the protection order, asking for a directed verdict. The Judge agreed, stating that there was no threats of physical harm to the alleged victim and the mental distress evidence was not sufficient.

  • Conviction Vacated Appeal | State vs. K.M. (2nd District Court of Appeals)

    Client was charged, and later found guilty of, tampering with evidence kept by a government entity (F3). We appealed the case on the grounds that the trial court erred in not granting the client’s motion to dismiss stating that the statute of limitations had expired. In late 2018, the appellate court reversed the client’s judgement and vacated the client’s conviction.

  • Acquitted Robbery (Physical Harm) F2 | State vs. J.M.

    Client was accused of robbing a local Rite Aid and charged with robbery while using/threatening to use physical harm. After 2 days of trial and 4 ½ hours of deliberation, a jury returned a not guilty verdict.

  • Not Guilty Unlawful Restraint M3 | State vs. BV

    Client was accused of unlawful restraint while in her position in the health care field. Our client maintained her innocence throughout the case. After 2 days of trial, the jury returned a not guilty verdict.

  • Case Dismissed OVI

    The Defendant was on the way back from a friend’s house when she was pulled over in her car for crossing over the marked lines. She was charged with an OVI. While waiting for her chance before the jury, the Defendant was granted driving privileges with the help of our office. At the Suppression Hearing, the OVI case was dismissed and the Defendant only had to pay court costs.

  • Not Guilty Aggravated Murder

    In July of 2015, the Defendant was charged with the murder of a man in Springfield. After hiring our office, we worked hard with the Defendant and his family to prepare the best defense for our client. The trial lasted two days and resulted in a Not Guilty verdict on all charges by the Jury.

  • Not Guilty | Reduced Charge Sex Crime Charges
    The Defendant was charged with one count of attempted rape and one count of abduction. After multiple hearings with the prosecution and Judge, the case went to the Jury. When the trial concluded after two days, the Jury found the Defendant Not Guilty of attempted rape and Guilty of a lesser charge of unlawful restraint. He only had to serve 60 days which his jail time credit counted for.
  • Not Guilty Murder

    After a tragic death of a young man in her care, the Defendant was charged with murder. The entire case lasted two and a half years but after a four day bench trial, the verdict was Not Guilty and all charges were dismissed.

  • Not Guilty Federal Felony Drug Possession
    In the United States Southern District Court of Ohio, the Defendant was charged with possession to distribute marijuana and marijuana plants and also the possession of a firearm while allegedly trafficking drugs. After one year of pre-trial and suppression hearings, the case finally went to a jury. The trial lasted five days at the federal court house in Dayton, Ohio and when it was over the Defendant was found Not Guilty of all charges and thus acquitted.
  • Not Guilty Murder

    The Defendant, out of Springfield, Ohio, was charged with one count of murder with a death penalty specification and one count of weapons under disability. After seven busy months of pretrials and suppression hearings, the case finally went before the jury at the end of the year. It took the jury 13 hours to find the Defendant Not Guilty of Murder but Guilty of Weapons Under Disability. This was the first acquittal in Springfield in years so we were excited to usher in a new time.

Why Rion, Rion & Rion?

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