Sex Offender Evaluations

You may wish your client to be evaluated to determine if he suffers from a legitimate sexual psychiatric disorder which may have relevance during the trial or sentencing. Your client may benefit from a comprehensive risk assessment to determine future risk for violent re-offense or recidivism. You may also find it helpful to determine if your client falls under your state Sexual Violent Predator statute, or determine if there are any issues that could lead to parole or probation.The evaluation could also be used to determine amenability for treatment and to develop an inclusive treatment plan. If you are facing civil commitment proceedings, you will need a detailed evaluation to determine if your client meets the required criteria. A thorough evaluation can assist you with trial strategy as well as possible plea negotiations.