Use Of Force Defense
Today’s law-abiding gun owners are suffering a new onslaught of public scrutiny, criminal investigation and civil liability. When a civilian uses force in self-defense or in defense of others, he or she needs strong, knowledgeable legal representation.
At Sullivan Law Office, PLLC, our Coeur d’Alene law firm’s founder — and former police officer — Joseph Sullivan strives to offer the best use of force defense possible. He advocates for clients throughout North Idaho and Washington. If you’ve been involved in a critical incident, we can help you defend against the inevitable criminal and civil liabilities.
Sullivan Law Office, PLLC, is currently affiliated with the following civilian use of force liability insurance carriers and associations. If you do not see your insurance provider on this list, please contact us, and we will be happy to arrange affiliation or provide direct representation.
- Armed Citizens Legal Defense Network, Inc. — www.armedcitizensnetwork.org
- U.S. Concealed Carry Association (USCCA) — Critical Response Team — www.usconcealedcarry.com
- National Rifle Association of America — Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) Attorney Referral Service — www.nraila.org
Whether you are a citizen or member of law enforcement, Joseph Sullivan extends every benefit of his years of criminal defense experience, sterling reputation for results and tradition of personal service.
Are You Facing Use Of Force Charges? Your Concerns Are Our Priority.
Through extensive research into the field of critical incident amnesia (fight or flight physiological responses), Mr. Sullivan has created a legal defense model for civilians involved in self-defense shootings and other high-stress uses of force. This defense method does two things: It focuses on protecting against the various criminal and civil liabilities involved with releasing criminal and civil suit-related statements; and it will help protect your career, your assets and your family’s future.
Prior to becoming an attorney whose track record is recognized throughout the region, Joseph Sullivan was a member of law enforcement. As a detective, he investigated civilian and police uses of force. This valuable experience has given him an inside look at potential techniques that criminal investigators might use in your case — and the skill to defend you against them. He strives to provide the best legal representation possible for citizens facing use of force investigations, prosecutions and civil lawsuits.