Successfully Defending Against Child Molestation Charges

Steve Thayer is renowned in Southwest Washington for results achieved in a wide variety of high-profile child molestation and child rape cases over the last 35 years. He has won acquittals for clients accused with every variety of child sex offense in Vancouver, Washington, including:

  • Child molestation
  • Child rape
  • Indecent liberties
  • Incest
  • Communication with a minor for immoral purposes

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As an example, in 1993 Steve Thayer was retained by the president of the Vancouver School Board to defend a seven count information charging statutory rape in the first degree, indecent liberties, rape of a child in the first degree, child molestation in the first degree, rape of a child in the second degree, child molestation in the second degree, and child molestation in the third degree. The case was highly publicized and tried twice. The first trial resulted in a hung jury. The second trial resulted in a unanimous acquittal on all counts in the summer of 1994.

Recent Notable Wins

Other notable successes include a dismissal of all child molestation and rape charges falsely brought against the son of the mayor of Vancouver, in both Washington and California, and the acquittal of a teacher accused of child molestation and child rape charges in 1987 that led to the featured article "Shattered Lives" published by Northwest Magazine in 1989.

Mr. Thayer also successfully defended and obtained dismissals in child pornography, sexual exploitation of a minor, communication with a minor for immoral purposes and indecent exposure cases.

Most recently, Mr. Thayer obtained a dismissal of a first degree child molestation charge for a police officer in Skamania County in April 2010, dismissal of a first degree child molestation charge for a volunteer fireman in Clark County in Dec. 2010, an acquittal for a young college student charged with felony communication with a minor for immoral purposes in Clark County, Washington in Feb. 2011, and dismissal of a case involving a high school band instructor charged with nine counts of felony sexual misconduct with a minor in the first degree in Clark County, Washington in April 2011.

You may read about some of these results referenced on our articles page.

Get The Strong Defense You Need. Contact Steven Thayer Today.

If you have been charged with child molestation in Vancouver or any other city in the state of Washington, make sure you go to court equipped with experienced and proven legal support. At the firm of Steven W. Thayer, P.S., Our Vancouver child molestation attorneys apply our four decades of successful experience to your case. Contact us today to schedule a consultation. Call 360-450-0872.