Mental Health Cases in Arizona Courts. Over the years I have represented hundreds of clients with mental illness. Sadly, Arizona does not take mental health seriously. When I say seriously, I mean that Arizona does not offer enough services for those who cannot afford proper treatment; Arizona punishes the person and does not treat the…

Phoenix Criminal Defense Attorney, Carissa Jakobe, talks about sex crimes in Phoenix, Arizona. Sex crimes can include any of the following scenarios: having sex with someone who is underage (statutory rape); having sex with someone who was under the influence; inappropriate touching and/or sexual relationships (child molestation and sexual conduct with a minor); sexual exploitation…

There is only one Frequently Asked Question: What do I need to do?  It is not what you need to do, it is what your lawyer needs to do, which is have the ability to immediately analyze and strategize your case in real time while you are sitting in the office. Ms. Jakobe sits down…