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.

Amendment 782 Relief Available For Money Laundering Charge

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has reversed the denial of an Amendment 782 motion. The defendant was sentenced for federal drug and money laundering charges. The lower court found Amendment 782 inapplicable on the basis that it did not affect the defendant’s money laundering sentencing. Roberto Torres was sentenced to 262…

2017 Budget Gives Over $7 Billion To Federal Prison System

President Trump has signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017, commonly known as the 2017 federal budget. The bill funds the federal government until the end of September 2017. In most businesses, the “fiscal year” runs from January 1 to December 31. However, the fiscal year for the federal government is from October…

Sentencing Commission Nixes Guideline Changes For 2017

The U.S. Sentencing Commission will not adopt amendments to the federal sentencing guidelines this year, Acting Chair William Pryor announced during a recent hearing on alternatives to incarceration.According to Mr. Pryor’s prepared remarks: “Although the Commission again has the four voting members required to promulgate guideline amendments, the lack of a voting quorum for almost three…

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.