State v. Hermosillo
In this case, the State charged a U.S. Border Patrol Agent with homicide for shooting an illegal entrant. Mr. Chapman, acting as Mr. Hermosillo's defense attorney, was able to secure a dismissal of the case prior to trial.
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Over the last 25 years, Sean C. Chapman has earned a reputation as a highly skilled, effective, and honest trial attorney in Arizona. He has won some of the most significant high profile cases in Tucson in the last decade. As a federal prosecutor from 1997 to 2004, he was responsible for the trial and convictions of corrupt law enforcement officials and violent criminals. As a defense attorney, he has tried and won several significant cases including two cases where U.S. Border Patrol agents were wrongly charged with murder.