Luna Pier, Michigan Criminal Lawyers

Steven T Jedinak
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Monroe, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(734) 265-1510 2 E First St.
Suite 207
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, Estate Planning, Family and Traffic Tickets
University of Toledo
Steven Jedinak has experience throughout Southeastern Michigan practicing in the areas of criminal defense, family law, probate administration, guardianships, conservatorships and civil litigation. Steven graduated from the University of Toledo in Toledo, Ohio and is committed to working hard to find the best solution to his clients' legal problems.
Matt Vititoe
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Monroe, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(734) 265-1510 2 East First Street
Suite 207
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and White Collar Crime
Wayne State University Law School
Matt Vititoe has been practicing law in Monroe County and Southeastern Michigan since 2008. Matt graduated from Airport High School in 1990. He completed his undergraduate degree at the Eastern Michigan University in 2000. He graduated from Wayne State University Law School in 2005. Matt is a veteran, who served in the U.S. Navy during the first Persian Gulf War.

Matt Vititoe serves as the Chair of the Monroe County Democratic Party in Monroe, Michigan. He is the president of the Civil Service Commission for the City of Monroe. He is a member of the Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan, National...
Christopher G Fleming Esq.
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Monroe, MI Criminal Law Attorney
(734) 265-0340 19 E. 1st St.
Monroe, MI 48161
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, DUI and Personal Injury
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Mr. Fleming obtained his Juris Doctor from Southern Illinois University School of Law. Upon his admission to SIU School of Law, Mr. Fleming was granted the Dean's Scholarship, which he was able to retain for the full three years of law school. While in Law School, Mr. Fleming had the distinction of interning with the Missouri State Public Defenders office for both summers of law school. Mr. Fleming additionally holds a B.B.A. from Eastern Michigan University in Management. In his spare time, Mr. Fleming likes to volunteer within the community and play adult-league hockey.
Joel Kershaw
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Monroe, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(734) 682-3449 2 East First St.
Suite 207
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, Appeals, Divorce and Social Security Disability
Ave Maria School of Law
Matthew P. Mundrick
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Temperance, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
(734) 847-8080 9042 Lewis Ave.
Temperance, MI 48182
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Real Estate
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Matthew P. Mundrick is a licensed attorney in Ohio and Michigan, and he maintains general practice providing legal services to both Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan. Specifically, Matt would love to assist you in matters related to: probate court (including guardianship, estate planning, wills, trusts, and special needs trusts), family law (including divorce, dissolution, custody, and child support), property law (including real estate sales/closing, easements, and landlord/tenant), and criminal law (specifically limited to misdemeanors, and moving violations or DWI/DUI). He primarily practices in Toledo, Ohio (including the surrounding suburbs), and Monroe, Michigan. His compassionate approach to the legal system...
Jarod Calkins Esq.
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Monroe, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(734) 240-0009 53 S. Monroe Street
Monroe, MI 48161
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Jarod M. Calkins is an experienced and dedicated trial lawyer. He focuses his practice on helping the community. Mr. Calkins, through hard work and dedication has earned respect among his clients, the local Judiciary, his peers and the community as a valuable legal resource. As lead counsel of Calkins Law Offices, a Monroe, Michigan based firm, he provides advice, counsel, and legal representation to businesses and individuals in several areas of law. These areas include Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Paternity, Business Litigation, Criminal Law, Contractual Litigation, Personal Injury, Estate Planning, and Probate. Mr. Calkins is proud to have developed...
Mary Gantzos
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Monroe, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(734) 241-3049 105 E. First St. Suite 5
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, Appeals, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Jennifer L Homrich
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Monroe, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(734) 240-4900 29 E Front St
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, Business, Estate Planning and Family
Monroe, MI Criminal Law Lawyer
(734) 242-9500 222 Washington St
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Temperance, MI Criminal Law Lawyer
(734) 854-3423 10599 Lewis Ave
Temperance, MI 48182
Criminal, Bankruptcy, Business and DUI
Monroe, MI Criminal Law Attorney
(734) 241-7689 25 S Monroe St
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Monroe, MI Criminal Law Attorney
(734) 322-9557 113 E Front St
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, Collections, DUI and Divorce
Monroe, MI Criminal Law Lawyer
(734) 242-3434 19 E Front St
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, Business, DUI and Divorce
Temperance, MI Criminal Law Lawyer
(734) 847-8080 9042 Lewis Ave
Temperance, MI 48182
Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Monroe, MI Criminal Law Attorney
(734) 240-3411 115 E Front St
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Monroe, MI Criminal Law Attorney
(734) 241-6611 127 E Front St
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Monroe, MI Criminal Law Lawyer
(734) 243-2622 25 S Monroe St
Monroe, MI 48161
Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Daniel T. Geherin
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Ann Arbor, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(734) 263-2780 760 W Eisenhower Pkwy #305
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Juvenile and White Collar Crime
Daniel T. Geherin is a board-certified trial attorney with over 20 years’ experience practicing law. He graduated with Honors from Michigan State University with a bachelor's degree in Humanities/Pre-Law, and graduated cum laude from law school at California Western in San Diego, CA. In law school, he was an Executive Editor of his school's Law Review. Upon graduation, he joined the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, where he prosecuted gang offenses, sexual assaults, narcotics violations, juvenile delinquency, and complex white-collar offenses.

As a criminal defense attorney, he has defended nearly every type of crime, including hundreds of criminal...
Adam Alexander
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Southfield, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(877) 652-0183 17200 W. Ten Mile Rd., Ste. 200
Southfield, MI 48075
Free ConsultationCriminal, Consumer, DUI and Foreclosure Defense
MSU College of Law and Michigan State University
The Alexander Law Firm specializes in Michigan Lemon Law, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, (FDCPA), Fair Credit Reporting Act, (FCRA), Debtor Defense, Spot Delivery and “Yo-Yo” cases, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, (TCPA), and other consumer protection and employment cases. The firm also handles criminal defense matters. We have the experience and tools necessary defend you, prosecute debt collectors, creditors and furnishers of credit who are harassing consumers and derogating their credit reports.
Derrick E. George
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Royal Oak, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(248) 470-4300 444 South Washington Avenue
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
University of Denver
For over a decade, George Law has successfully represented people facing legal obstacles. As a client of George Law, you will work with experienced attorneys and staff who understand the impact a legal issue can have on your future. Our number one priority is standing up for clients’ rights and giving them a voice through our confident and competent representation. We have successfully helped our clients manage complex legal challenges in a broad variety of cases including DUI/OWI, Criminal Defense, White Collar Crimes, Sexual Assault, Family Law and other legal matters that otherwise could damage a person’s business efforts personal...
Jasmine D. Rippy
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Detroit, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 3 years experience
(313) 633-6915 1600 Clay Street
Suite 331
Detroit, MI 48211
Criminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
The University of Toledo College of Law
I specialize in criminal defense, traffic/license matters, family law and estate planning. My clients are individuals and small businesses. I enjoy working with these types of clients because I can make a significant impact on their lives and businesses by helping them through difficult times and planning for their future.

My holistic approach to legal services looks at the various implications of certain legal actions while tailoring my services to fit your specific needs. I will work hard to understand you and your goals, be accessible and come up with a plan to obtain the best outcome given the...
Richard T. Herman Esq
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Ann Arbor , MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(800) 808-4013 1900 West Stadium Blvd
Section C, Suite 2
Ann Arbor , MI 48103
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce, Immigration and Personal Injury
Case Western Reserve University
For all you immigration law needs, call Richard today at 1-800-808-4013. Richard and his team are happy to help! The Herman Legal Group is the "Law Firm for Immigrants." Founded by nationally-known immigration lawyer Richard Herman in 1995, the Herman Legal Group provides skilled and cost-effective immigration counsel to businesses, families and individuals. Along with attorneys Charmaine Rozario, Vania Stefanova, Frank Krajenke, Luis Villarroel, Erin James, Kamal Dari, and Of-Counsel lawyers Dinh Tran, Gil Manzano, Karmen Waters and Ronen Kurzfled. We speak over 12 languages. We are experienced in all aspects of immigration law, including...
Mr Scott Marshall Neuman
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Farmington Hills, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(888) 684-3998 30300 Northwestern Highway
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Personal Injury
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Scott M. Neuman is an aggressive, experienced attorney with offices in the Lansing and Detroit Areas. He has been helping people in Michigan for over 20 years and has handled over 4,000 cases. You can reach him by calling 517-349-2700 or 1-888-684-3999, by email at xneumanx@aol.com, or via our contact form.
Channelle Kizy White
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Southfield, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(248) 662-5499 29600 Northwestern Highway, Suite 106
Southfield, MI 48034
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Family and Traffic Tickets
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Channelle Kizy-White has over a decade of legal experience and a winning record of success with helping people in their time of greatest need. If you’re looking for an attorney you can trust and a fighter who won’t give up, that attorney is Channelle Kizy-White.

If there’s one word that describes Channelle, that word is “advocate.” She sees her clients’ problems as her own problems—their fight is her fight. Channelle is a listener, a counselor, and an experienced voice who stands up for you when other attorneys might sit down. And for Channelle, family law is more than just about...
Aaron J Boria
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Plymouth, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(734) 453-7806 472 Starkweather Street
Plymouth, MI 48170
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Aaron Boria is one of the leading criminal defense lawyers in the state of Michigan. Aaron Boria has successfully litigated numerous complex criminal matters. Aaron Boria is also well versed in legal issues that stem from criminal convictions such as expungement and license restoration. Aaron Boria has the experience and stays up to date on current, and new law by spending over a hundred hours every year in continuing criminal defense legal education.

After completing law school at Thomas M. Cooley Law School in only two short years with honors, Aaron Boria began fighting for the accused and protecting their rights....
Scott Grabel
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(800) 342-7896 2500 Packard Street
Suite 106
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Free ConsultationAnn Arbor, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
Criminal, Appeals, DUI and White Collar Crime
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
I am an experienced trial attorney with a strong history of positive results in drug, murder, Criminal Sexual Conduct, and DUI/OWI cases. I have successfully argued cases before the Michigan Court of Appeals and have appeared as a commentator on Court TV's Best Defense for analysis of a murder case. Recently I was a guest on the Morning Blaze with Doc Thompson. I have served as an adjunct professor at the Thomas M. Cooley Law School and as a mentor for the Ingham County Bar Association's Mentoring Program.

I was born and raised in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and graduated from...
Nicholas Roumel
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Ann Arbor, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(888) 312-7173 101 N. Main Street
Suite 555
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Criminal, Civil Rights, Education and Employment
Wayne State University Law School
Nicholas Roumel is a trial lawyer with over 30 years' experience. He has an excellent record in jury and bench trials, administrative hearings, arbitrations, and appeals. His primary areas of practice are:

Employment and Civil Rights Law - Counsel and litigation in all areas of discrimination, retaliation, whistleblower, First Amendment, due process and wrongful discharge; contract review; non-competes; and severance packages. Nick is the chair of the Washtenaw County Bar Association Labor & Employment Section.

Labor Law - As a former union local president, Nick is well suited to provide representation to unions and their members in arbitration, unfair labor practice...
Julian J. Poota
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(888) 399-7979 24725 W. 12 Mile Rd
Suite 110
Southfield, MI 48034
Free ConsultationSouthfield, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
A commitment to excellence is a personal quality you should expect from your attorney. At my office, you receive that commitment, and more, from start to finish of your case. I am a Michigan-born and educated lawyer who fights for your rights. My comprehensive knowledge of law and maximum availability to you can make a positive difference in your legal situation. Contact the Law Office of Julian J. Poota, PLLC when we can be of service. We can be reached toll free at (888) 399-7979. Your initial consultation is free of charge and we are able to take your calls...
Eric Pernie
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Oak Park, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
(248) 480-0398 10221 Capital Street
Oak Park, MI 48237
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Family and Traffic Tickets
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Attorney, Eric L. Pernie is a true state native, born and raised in MI. He attended Ferris State University and graduated Summa Cum Laude. While he was there, he worked hard for his criminal justice degree while simultaneously being an active member of the Alpha Phi Sigma National Criminal Justice Honor Society. Upon graduating, Eric received his police certification from Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES). Shortly afterward, he started working at the Bloomfield Township Police Dept. as a road patrol officer.

Eric worked diligently as a police officer for well over a decade and gained numerous skills during his...
Dean Elliott
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Royal Oak, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(248) 251-0001 201 East Fourth Street
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Free ConsultationCriminal, Civil Rights, Employment and Personal Injury
University of Detroit Mercy
Co-Counsel on the largest police misconduct verdict in Michigan history and the largest verdict in Michigan this year! On November 3, 2016, a jury in the United States District Court in the Eastern District of Michigan returned a $36,600,000 against Genesee County Deputies for using excessive force against a man arrested for drunken driving. Click the link below for details. This is one of many seven figure verdicts and settlements that I have obtained for my clients in civil rights and personal injury cases. http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2016/11/06/jury-awards-36m-verdict-genesee-county-police-brutality-case/93287248/ In addition to civil...
David J. Kramer
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Detroit, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(313) 910-0333 615 Griswold St. Suite 400
Detroit, MI 48226
Criminal, Appeals, DUI and White Collar Crime
Wayne State University Law School
Attorney David J. Kramer has represented thousands of clients facing criminal charges in both State and Federal Court in the State of Michigan since 1992. An aggressive, highly motivated lawyer, Attorney David J. Kramer works diligently to get the best results for his clients.
Timothy Dinan
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Grosse Pointe Park, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(313) 821-5904 14950 E. Jefferson Ave., #170
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Education
Detroit College of Law (now MSU Coll. of Law)
I have a small practice centered on clients who know the value of individual service and competent legal counsel. I avoid the hype of mass marketing and focus my time and energy on clients looking for honest advice and assistance with their legal problems. The phone consultation is free because I want to make sure I am the right lawyer for your problem and want you to feel the same way.

My firm represents people accused of crimes, traffic offenses, felonies, misdemeanors, assaultive crimes, drug crimes and financial charges (embezzlement, theft, larceny, conversion, etc.). I have tried many...
Akiva Goldman
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Ann Arbor, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 33 years experience
(877) 737-8800 301 E Huron
Ann Arbor, MI 48107
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Wayne State University
Call Toll Free (877) 737-8800 - WE CAN HELP YOU. We have a successful track record of aggressive legal representation. Let us use our strengths to your advantage. FREE CONSULTATION. For additional information.
Please visit us at www.akivagoldman.com.
Jeffrey Buehner
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Farmington Hills, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(248) 865-9640 31700 W. 13 Mile Road
Suite 96
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Jeffrey Buehner is one of metro Detroit's top criminal defense attorneys. Mr. Buehner has comprehensive knowledge of the criminal justice system from his over 21 years of courtroom experience as both a prosecutor and criminal defense lawyer.

Jeffrey Buehner, PLLC, is located in Farmington Hills, MIchigan. The firm represents clients throughout Michigan in all areas of criminal defense including misdemeanors, felonies, juvenile offenses, drunk driving, white collar crime, first time offenders, habitual offenders, probation violations and traffic tickets.

We understand that there is no such thing as a 'minor' criminal charge - any criminal offense has potential negative consequences: loss...
Melvin J. Babi
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Farmington Hills, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(248) 434-4110 22710 Haggerty Rd., Ste 151
Farmington Hills, MI 48335
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, DUI and Traffic Tickets
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Melvin J. Babi serves as the managing partner of Babi Legal Group, P.L.L.C. where he serves as managing partner of Babi Legal Group, P.L.L.C., a respected general practice law firm in Farmington Hills, Michigan. In his private practice, Mr. Babi advises consumers and small businesses in areas including bankruptcy, foreclosure defense, debt-resolution, real estate law, business law, corporate law, contract drafting and negotiating and criminal and civil litigation. Mr. Babi has assisted thousands of clients in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 cases, saving their homes, vehicles and other assets with strategic bankruptcy planning. He has also saved his...
William Amadeo
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(800) 342-7896 2500 Packard Street
Suite 106
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Ann Arbor, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 7 years experience
Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Mr. Amadeo felt driven to become an attorney after seeing the injustices during his youth in Atlantic City. His legal knowledge paired with his time spent in journalism drives him to thoroughly investigate all angles of a case. Mr. Amadeo understands the importance of creative thinking when it comes to defense strategies and works closely with his clients to ensure that every detail of the case is fully explored. He is extremely dedicated to his clients, and always puts their needs first. He strives to be available to his clients whenever they need him and gives 110% to every case....
Shawn Danette Glaza
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(248) 955-3803 920 Hoffman Ave
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Free ConsultationRoyal Oak, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
Criminal
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
I earned my undergrad degree from Oakland University where I majored in Communication and minored in Studio Art, and my law degree came from Western Michigan Thomas M. Cooley Law School . I started working at a criminal defense firm in 2009 and worked on every sort of criminal case you could imagine, but my favorite has always been driver’s license restoration. I realized early on that having or not having a driver’s license affects so many people—not just the driver. Children need their parents to drive them to school, activities, and doctor appointments. In fact, in...
Jonathan Jones
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Romulus, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(248) 310-3399 36830 Goddard Rd
Romulus, MI 48174
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
If you are reading this, you need a criminal defense lawyer immediately. I will do absolutely everything in my power to make your charges go away or diminish their effect on your life as much as possible. When you retain me, I will immediately focus on dismissing the charges you are facing. This is ALWAYS my first step. I'm the lawyer you want standing next to you in court when you are facing arrest charges and need a Michigan criminal attorney for defense.
David A. Nacht
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Ann Arbor, MI Criminal Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(888) 312-7173 101 North Main Street
Suite 555
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Criminal, Employment, Health Care and White Collar Crime
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
David Nacht has tried over 2 dozen cases with his most recent victory in the spring of 2013 in federal court. His last civil jury award was in June 2012 in Muskegon County, Michigan in the case of Crosby v. Michigan Department of Corrections where he obtained a judgment of $390,000.

Mr. Nacht, the firm founder, holds degrees from Harvard College ('87) and The University of Michigan Law School ('92), where he served as an editor of the Law Review. Mr. Nacht is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating for lawyers by lawyers, has been named a "Million Dollar...
Joseph Brugnoli
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(800) 342-7896 2500 Packard Street
Suite 106
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Ann Arbor, MI Criminal Law Attorney with 6 years experience
Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Mr. Brugnoli has always been driven to defend and protect; first by serving in the in the Army in the 75th Ranger Regiment then as a police officer. Becoming an attorney felt like the natural progression for his future and he found that his law enforcement background served as an invaluable asset to his clients. His time in the Army paired with almost 11 years as a police officer has put him through just about every type of intense situation and taught him how to come out ahead. Battle tested and razor sharp, Mr. Brugnoli’s unique background allows him to...
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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.