Federal Criminal Defense Lawyers

Our law firm has a reputation of zealous advocacy for our clients. If you have been charged with a federal crime, you need an advocate who is willing to leave no stone unturned in your defense. Call us today at 802-444-4357 to discuss your case and how we can help. Help is only a call away.

Federal Criminal Defense

If you are under investigation or have been charged with a federal crime, it is important to retain an experienced federal criminal defense attorney to manage the process and mount an effective defense. Contact us today for a free attorney consultation.

Federal Sentencing Advocacy

Federal criminal sentencing is unlike sentencing in state court. Our team of experienced attorneys are intimately familiar with the federal sentencing guidelines and federal sentencing procedures. Let us help you fight for the lowest possible sentence.

Federal Criminal Appeals

Whether you are looking for an attorney to handle your direct appeal or a 2255 motion, our team of experienced federal criminal defense attorneys can help. We can evaluate your case, identify issues at the trial level, and present a workable appellate solution. Our lead attorney Brandon Sample has even written a best selling book on habeas corpus petitions. Contact us today for a free attorney consultation.

Client Testimonials

Actuarial Risk Assessment Tools – Sentencing Reform’s Saving Grace or Worst Nightmare?

Actuarial risk assessments are among the most popular tools used in American sentencing reform. However, their usage as sentencing reform tools is the subject of some controversy. Their main purpose is to identify individuals who are at risk of re-offending in the future. While these tools do provide some insight, research often neglects to mention…

Reopening a Section 2255 Motion

Whenever someone asks me if it’s a good idea to file a motion under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 60(b) to reopen their 2255 motion or other civil proceeding, I cringe. That’s because the district court has such broad discretion in granting or denying these motions. A quick look at appeals from Rule 60(b) denials…

COVID-19 Vaccine Trials Omit Vulnerable Inmates from Testing

With COVID-19 plaguing the planet, scientists are scrambling to create a viable vaccine. So far, only China, Britain, and the United States have succeeded and are ready to begin human trials. In the United States, phase-3 vaccine trials may draw in over 30,000 high-risk participants. Even so, inmates cannot take part in these trials, despite…

Been Charged with a Federal Crime?

If you have been charged with a federal crime, don't wait. You need an experienced federal criminal defense attorney now to mange the process for you and ensure the best possible outcome. Call 802-444-4357 today to speak with an attorney today.

Our Client-Focused Philosophy

Brandon Sample PLC has a very client-focused philosophy. We don't just see a client or a criminal defendant, we see a person with unique needs and who needs a defense customized to the underlying facts of their specific case.

If you are looking for a vigorous defense to a federal criminal case, the attorneys at Brandon Sample PLC are an excellent choice.

Why Hire Us?

There are many criminal defense attorneys, but few who focus on federal criminal defense. When you hire our firm, you receive competent, experienced legal representation and will never be just another number. We fight for our clients day in and day out.

Turn to us in your time of need and we will do everything in our power to fight the charges and work towards the best possible outcome for you or your loved one.