Sergeant Bluff, Iowa Criminal Lawyers

Gretchen Anne Cooper
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Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(712) 253-3362 600 Fourth Street
Suite 202
Sioux City, IA 51101
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
University of South Dakota School of Law
An experienced trial attorney with over 13 years of caring for and fighting for her clients. Licensed in all three states of the Siouxland area-Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota. Past supervisor at a large firm which included a team of DUI/OWI caseload attorneys. Extensive training in trials, including forensic studies. A true advocate for those navigating through the legal system.
Brett P. Hall
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Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Attorney
(712) 226-4255 505 5th Street
Suite 314
Sioux City, IA 51101
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
University of South Dakota School of Law
Brett P. Hall is an attorney licensed to practice in Iowa, Nebraska, and the United States District Court, Northern District of Iowa. Mr. Hall is a member of the American Bar Association, the Iowa State Bar Association, the Nebraska State Bar Association, and the Woodbury County Bar Association. He is a graduate of the University of South Dakota, School of Law. Brett lives in Sioux City with his wife and four children. He is active within the community and enjoys participating in local fundraising events, and volunteering with local nonprofit organizations.
Priscilla E. Forsyth
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Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(877) 863-2371 505 Fifth Street Ste 620
Sioux City, IA 51101
Criminal, Appeals, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of Iowa
Priscilla has been a criminal defense lawyer since 1987. She has represented individuals accused of everything from traffic tickets to first degree murder in Federal Court and in the State of Iowa. In addition to to criminal defense, Priscilla handles appeals and post conviction in Iowa and Federal Court
Douglas Roehrich
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Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(712) 252-4089 705 Douglas St
Sioux City, IA 51101
Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
University of South Dakota School of Law
Criminal trial attorney for 30 years, including Class "A" felonies and Federal Drug Conspiracies
Nick E Wingert
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Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Attorney
(712) 277-1434 701 Pierce St., Suite 300
Sioux City, IA 51101
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
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Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Attorney
(712) 255-8558 505 5th St
Sioux City, IA 51101
Criminal, Bankruptcy, DUI and Divorce
Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Attorney
(712) 258-1475 505 5th St
Sioux City, IA 51101
Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Attorney
(712) 252-5080 518 8th St
Sioux City, IA 51101
Criminal, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Attorney
(712) 255-8050 705 Douglas St
Sioux City, IA 51101
Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Lawyer
(712) 258-4228 705 Douglas St
Sioux City, IA 51101
Criminal, Personal Injury and Tax
Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Attorney
(712) 252-2424 701 Pierce St
Sioux City, IA 51101
Criminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Sioux City, IA Criminal Law Lawyer
(712) 258-4565 520 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA 51101
Criminal, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Orange City, IA Criminal Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(712) 737-3511 103 3rd St NE
Orange City, IA 51041
Criminal, Agricultural, Business and Divorce
Drake Law School , Order of the Coif, Order of the Barristers.
Mapleton, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 42 years experience
(712) 882-1468 314 Main St
Mapleton, IA 51034
Criminal, Agricultural, Business and DUI
Jack Bjornstad
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Spirit Lake, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(712) 332-5225 1700 Hill Avenue
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
Free ConsultationCriminal, Civil Rights, DUI and Personal Injury
University of Iowa
Criminal Defense and Civil Litigation.
Jay Warner Mez
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Council Bluffs, IA Criminal Law Lawyer
(712) 256-1049 226 S 6th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
Robert E Peterson
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Carroll, IA Criminal Law Attorney
PO Box 1144
108 West 8th St.
Carroll, IA 51401
Criminal, Bankruptcy, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Drake University Law School
Council Bluffs, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
607 S Main St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Criminal, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Creighton University School of Law
Council Bluffs, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(712) 256-7575 229 S Main St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Criminal
Spencer, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 35 years experience
(712) 262-1444 13 W 4th St
Spencer, IA 51301
Criminal and Personal Injury
Carroll, IA Criminal Law Attorney with 40 years experience
(712) 792-1633 621 N Clark St
Carroll, IA 51401
Criminal, Bankruptcy, Business and Divorce
Spencer, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 47 years experience
(712) 262-1630 407 Grand Ave
Spencer, IA 51301
Criminal, Business, Civil Rights and Divorce
Law Clerk, Judge Edward McManus, United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa.
Council Bluffs, IA Criminal Law Attorney with 31 years experience
(712) 322-2040 133 Pearl St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Criminal, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
University of Iowa College of Law
Glenwood, IA Criminal Law Lawyer
(712) 527-5028 26 N Walnut St
Glenwood, IA 51534
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Modale, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(615) 513-7357 1211 260th St
Modale, IA 51556
Criminal, Business, Civil Rights and Estate Planning
University of Nebraska College of Law
Denison, IA Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(712) 263-5551 1919 4th Avenue. S. Ste. 2
Denison, IA 51442
Criminal, Family and Personal Injury
Spirit Lake, IA Criminal Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(712) 336-5588 304 18th St
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
Criminal, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and DUI
Glenwood, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(712) 527-4401 26 North Walnut Street
Glenwood, IA 51534
Criminal, DUI, Family and Personal Injury
Spirit Lake, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 43 years experience
(712) 336-4611 1601 Keokuk Ave
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
Criminal, Business, Legal Malpractice and Medical Malpractice
Council Bluffs, IA Criminal Law Attorney
(712) 328-1575 221 S Main St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Council Bluffs, IA Criminal Law Attorney
(712) 323-3266 221 S Main St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Council Bluffs, IA Criminal Law Attorney
(402) 390-2139 124 Charles Park Dr
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Criminal, Bankruptcy, DUI and Estate Planning
Emmetsburg, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(712) 490-4061 4664 380th St.
Emmetsburg, IA 50536-8759
Criminal and Family
Mark Thompson
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Iowa City, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(319) 354-1630 250 E. Court St.
Iowa City, IA 52240
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
University of Iowa
Mark Thompson, Attorney at Law is a lawyer located in Iowa City, Iowa practicing primarily in criminal law. This includes OWI / DUI and drug law cases. Mr. Thompson offers free consultations for all OWI / DUI / drunk driving, alcohol-related and drug possession charges that are pending in the Iowa City / Johnson County area. When hiring a lawyer for an OWI / DUI case make sure that lawyer practices in both the criminal court and the Iowa DOT licensing side of the case. Mr. Thompson handles both. Mr. Thompson's law firm...
Mr. Nicholas A. Sarcone
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West Des Moines, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(515) 224-7446 650 South Prairie View Dr.
Suite #130
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Criminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
University of Iowa
I am an aggressive, experienced criminal defense lawyer. I handle all types of criminal cases including but not limited to: traffic tickets, assaults, domestic assaults, sexual assaults, OWI, public intoxication, drug charges, federal drug charges, federal child pornography charges, federal medicare fraud, state & federal gun charges, harassment, stalking, burglary, robbery, forgery, theft, fraud, murder etc. I also handle state and federal appeals from all types of criminal cases. My goal is to get you the best possible outcome on your case. This involves a skilled evaluation of the charges, the evidence and available strategies. I will never back...
Peter Hansen
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Burlington, IA Criminal Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(319) 752-5515 319 North Main Street
Burlington, IA 52601
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Iowa
Let a qualified, award-winning lawyer take care of all your legal needs. At Hansen Law Offices in Burlington, Iowa, we have over 35 years of experience in representing our clients in the state and federal courts. It is our primary goal to diligently ensure that our clients receive the best legal assistance available, while maintaining all of their rights afforded under the law.

Hansen Law Offices is a full service law firm providing services in most areas of the law with the high concentration devoted to General Practice, Including but not Limited to: Accidents, Bankruptcy, Criminal Law, Legal Malpractice, Litigation, Medical...
Eric David Puryear
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Davenport, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(563) 265-6961 3719 Bridge Ave
Suite 6
Davenport, IA 52807
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, Divorce and Family
DePaul College of Law
My name is Eric D. Puryear, and I am an Attorney at Law who is licensed in the states of Iowa and Illinois. My law firm, Puryear Law P.C., is comprised of myself, my associate attorneys, and our non-attorney staff members. Located in Davenport, IA, we represent clients in the State and Federal courts of Illinois and Iowa, as well as in transactional matters that do not involve court appearances.

Puryear Law P.C. is a general law practice, including but not limited to: Criminal: All matters, ranging from murder to domestic violence, outstanding warrants, drug cases, theft, OWI/DUI and traffic violations...
Benjamin C. Feld
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West Des Moines, IA Criminal Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(515) 802-7676 1200 Valley West Drive, Ste. 208
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Free ConsultationCriminal and Personal Injury
Michigan State University
I am a native of Carroll, Iowa and grew up on a farm. Early on, my parents taught me the meaning of hard work. My chores on the farm included feeding livestock, baling hay, walking beans and detasseling corn. In addition to the work on the farm, I woke up at 5:30 a.m. every Saturday and Sunday during high school to work at a restaurant in town. I graduated from Kuemper High School in 2006.

After high school, I attended Drake University where I earned my Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in business law. While attending...
Nicholas Hay
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Decorah, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(563) 568-7728 308 5th Avenue
Decorah, IA 52101
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Drake University Law School
I have called Iowa home my entire life. My first job offer out of law school brought me to NE Iowa for the first time in my life, and I was disappointed it took me 25 years to see it with my own eyes. I worked for a small general practice firm in Waukon for about 4 years before I left to become my own boss. I have been living the dream and operating my own firm, Hay Law, P.L.C. since June 2015. The vast majority of my time practicing has been dedicated to criminal law whether...
Christine Branstad
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Des Moines, IA Criminal Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(515) 224-9595 2501 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
Free ConsultationCriminal and Juvenile
Drake University Law School
Recognition for Pro Bono Service Supreme Court of Iowa 2015 President's Award Iowa State Bar Association 2013 Pro Bono Award-Representation Iowa State Bar Association 2013 Pro Bono Award-Mediation Iowa State Bar Association 2013 Iowa Supreme Court Probono Service Award Iowa Supreme Court 2010
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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.