Client was the subject of a criminal investigation concerning alleged child abuse charges. A similar claim was made against Client in a civil proceeding. The criminal and civil allegations were confronting Client at the same time and threatend to compromise Client’s freedom and employment. Client retained attroney Chelico for representation.
Attorney Chelico represented Client first in the civil proceeding. Attroney Chelico objected to the introduction of any evidence in the civil proceeding on hearsay grounds. The court sustained the objection.
After the civil proceedings concluded in favor of Client, Attorney Chelico vigorously represented Client before the investigating law enforecement agency and disputed the allegations labeling them as frivilous and retaliatory. After the investigating agence completed its review, criminal charges were rejected.