Kirkland, Washington Criminal Lawyers

Brad A. Meryhew
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Washington Criminal Law Attorney with 21 years experience

Seattle University School of LawWashington
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David L. Donnan
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Washington Criminal Law Lawyer with 32 years experience

California Western School of LawWashington
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Jason S. Newcombe
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Get help now. Free consultation, aggressive representation in criminal cases.

I am an experienced criminal defense lawyer and represent clients who have been arrested or are facing criminal charges. I will fight for you and your rights and work for the best possible outcome in your case.
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Mark Blair
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Washington Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience

Seattle criminal defense lawyers at Blair & Kim, PLLC have had the privilege of handling over 15,000 criminal cases making them some of the best in town. If you are facing charges for a criminal... Read More »
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Schoen Parnell
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Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(206) 619-2521 5000 Carillon Point
Ste 400
Kirkland, WA 98033
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Regent University
I am Schoen Parnell (pronounced “Shane”), a leading criminal defense attorney in Washington. I have over sixteen years of experience defending individuals and protecting their rights. I am the former lead jury trial attorney for one of the busiest DUI defense law firms in Washington. I have extensive knowledge of the DUI process and am never afraid to go to trial. Over the past 13 years, he has tried hundreds of cases and have spoken at DUI seminars for Washington criminal defense attorneys. I am an active member of both the National College for DUI Defense (NCDD) and the...
Joseph Rome
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Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(425) 429-1729 512 6th Street South, Suite 101
Kirkland, WA 98033
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Western New England University School of Law
Protect the rights of those accused of crimes or have been injured by the negligence of another.
Scott Allen McDonald
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Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(425) 822-5700 410 Market St
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal and Personal Injury
University of Washington School of Law
Douglas Cowan JR
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Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 50 years experience
(425) 822-1220 4040 Lake Washington Blvd NE
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal
I defended my first DUI in 1969, and what I've learned during 40 years of daily combat in the courtroom is that there is no such thing as a DUI case that can't be won. Today, I work alongside a team of experienced Seattle DUI lawyers to defend the rights of people accused of driving under the influence. Call 1-866-822-1230 today and put our 75 years of combined experience to work for you. At Cowan, Kirk & Gaston, DUI litigation is our passion. We have spent decades refining our strategies for handling these difficult and complex cases on your behalf. Although...
Sean Bennet Malcolm
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Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(206) 659-9514 5400 Carillon Pt
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal, Business, Construction and Personal Injury
Henry King Chae
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Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(206) 552-8173 9757 NE Juanita Drive
suite 120G
Kirkland, WA 98034
Criminal, Business, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(425) 284-2362 121 3rd Ave
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal
Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 31 years experience
(425) 457-7474 400 108th Ave NE
Suite 500
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal and Appeals
Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(425) 822-1220 4040 Lake Washington Blvd NE
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal
Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(425) 822-9281 121 3rd Ave
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal and DUI
Travis Moeller
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Washington Criminal Law Attorney

Seattle University School of LawWashington
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James Bible
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Washington Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years experience

In 2015 Mr. Bible was selected as a member of the National Trial Lawyers top 100. He is an attorney who is known for his zealous representation of his client. In 2009 he received the Champion of Justice... Read More »
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Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney
(425) 822-1220 4040 Lake Washington Blvd Northeast , #300
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal
Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(425) 822-1220 4040 Lake Washington Blvd NE
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal and Business
Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 35 years experience
(425) 462-4224 5400 Carillon Point Building 5000, 4th Floor
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(425) 753-6343 8105 NE 140th Pl
Kirkland, WA 98034
Criminal, Administrative and Appeals
Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 40 years experience
(425) 827-8105 4443 109th Pl NE
Kirkland, WA 98033
Criminal and Real Estate
Jeffrey Veitch
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Bellevue, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(425) 452-1600 2122 112th Ave NE, Suite A200
Bellevue, WA 98004
Criminal and DUI
Capital University Law School
Jeffrey Veitch, Esquire named a Super Lawyer by Law & Politics magazine in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Jeff has previously been honored with the distinction of being named a "Rising Star" by Law & Politics magazine on several occasions and has also been recognized by Law & Politics magazine in its "Who's Who in Criminal Defense & DUI/DWI Law" edition every year since 2007. Jeff has also achieved a 10/10 Superb rating from AVVO.COM, an independent attorney rating service and was also Selected as a "Top 100" Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers. Jeff has been the author of...
Sarah Lowell
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Redmond, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(425) 885-7500 8201 164th Ave. NE #200
Redmond, WA 98052
Free ConsultationCriminal and Family
Seattle University School of Law
Born in Texas, Sarah and her family moved to Washington when she was 7 years old to be closer to their family. Growing up in Woodinville, she attended Woodinville High School where she met her high school sweetheart, Josh. They graduated high school and attended the University of Washington together. After three short years, both headed straight to Seattle University School of Law.

Throughout law school, Sarah worked at the King County Prosecuting Attorney's Office in the Sexually Violent Predators unit and Special Assault unit. She also worked as a Rule 9 intern in the Juvenile Division for a summer and...
Aaron Nielson
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Kirkland, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(425) 533-4476 11410 NE 124th St # 603
Kirkland, WA 98034
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Before he began his career as a criminal defense lawyer, Aaron served as a criminal prosecutor for 5 years. Aaron has handled thousands of cases and more than 200 trials before a judge or jury. He has trained prosecutors and police officers on wide range of issues. As Aaron transitioned from working as a prosecutor to private practice, Judges that he had previously appeared before asked him to represent certain clients as a public defender. Aaron continues to take on new clients that are facing all types of criminal charges. With the economy being hard on everyone, Aaron started handling bankruptcy...
Enrico Salvatore Leo
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Bothell, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(425) 481-2600 18920 Bothell Way NE, Suite 208
Bothell, WA 98011
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
Ken Tsiprin
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Bellevue, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(425) 454-6277 11033 NE 24th St
Suite 200
Bellevue, WA 98004
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, Business and DUI
University of Washington School of Law and Thomas Jefferson School of Law
BIO- Tsiprin Law Firm, PLLC is managed by Ken Tsiprin. Prior to opening Tsiprin Law Firm, PLLC in 2008, Ken was an attorney for K&L Gates LLP (33 offices located on three continents) and took part in representation of Microsoft, Delta Airlines, T-Mobile, among other. Ken is a graduate of the University of Washington (B.A. in Economics, 2002), Thomas Jefferson School of Law (Juris Doctorate, 2006). He is a member of The Washington State Bar Association (WSBA), The American Bar Association (ABA), Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, and The King County Bar Association. Ken has...
Deborah Alexander
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Washington Criminal Law Lawyer with 27 years experience

DePaul College of LawIllinois and Washington
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Rene Cespedes JR
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Bellevue, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(425) 462-1235 US Bank Plaza Building
10800 NE 8th Street, Suite 330
Bellevue, WA 98004
Criminal, Divorce and Family
Stryder J. Wegener
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(206) 973-0407 100 W Harrison Ste N440
Seattle, WA 98119
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Seattle University School of Law
After law school, Stryder worked at the YWCA of Pierce County in the legal services department, where he represented primarily Spanish speaking victims of domestic violence in matters ranging from criminal hearings to protection orders and dissolutions.

These experiences fostered Stryder’s perspective on how cases are practically handled and instilled a deep appreciation that everyone deserves responsive and aggressive legal representation. This guided him to establish Emerald City Law Group, which is dedicated to protecting people’s rights. With a unique focus on listening to our clients and fostering real, lasting relationships, attorney Wegener and every member of our firm is committed...
Shane McKinnie
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 4 years experience
(206) 395-9175 119 1st Ave S
Suite 310
Seattle, WA 98104
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Military and Traffic Tickets
Seattle University School of Law
Attorney Shane McKinnie is a former criminal prosecutor, and has experience working for both large and small law firms in the Seattle area. Shane approaches his cases from a practical perpective and above all, seeks to help his clients solve their problems in the way that best suits their circumstances and desires.
Shane is a fourth-generation Washingtonian and military veteran. He grew up in Snohomish County and attended Washington State University where he was a member of the Honors College and president of a fraternity. Shortly after graduating from WSU, he attended Navy Officer Candidate School (OCS) and was commissioned as...
Steven Wells
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 24 years experience
1111 3rd Avenue
Suite 2220
Seattle, WA 98101
Free ConsultationCriminal, Tax and White Collar Crime
California Western School of Law
Steve Wells is a criminal defense attorney with nearly two decades of experience, including 10 years practicing in Alaska. He handles criminal cases at the state and federal level, and has a 97% record of success. Steve’s commitment to excellence has earned him the recognition of his peers, with inclusion in the 2014 edition of the Alaska Super Lawyers list and The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers. He takes an active role in the profession, such as by serving on the board of directors for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and as a founding president of...
Eric John Makus
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
(206) 652-2562 411 University Street
Suite 1200
Seattle, WA 98101
Free ConsultationCriminal and Personal Injury
Active personal injury and criminal defense practice. Read for the bar exam through the Washington State Bar Association’s Rule 6 Law Clerk Program under attorney Dean Standish Perkins in Seattle, Washington. Former special assistant to Representative Thomas S. Foley, former Speaker of the United States House of Representatives. Taught English in Viet Nam. Member of Tribal Court Bars. Member of Phi Delta Theta.
Brent Thompson
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney
(206) 569-8630 2317 NW Market St
Seattle, WA 98107-4027
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
Liberty University School of Law
Brent P. Thompson is a local attorney from Oak Harbor whose practice emphasizes criminal defense including but not limited to DUI, DWI, Assault, Domestic Violence, and Vacating/Expunging Prior Convictions. Mr. Thompson further represents clients with personal injury claims. Beyond this Mr. Thompson is a general practitioner who is capable of handling a variety of matters. He is dedicated to providing passionate representation and will seek to obtain the best results possible.
Mark Blair
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(206) 622-6562 2033 6th Ave
#350
Seattle, WA 98121
Criminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Seattle University School of Law
Seattle criminal defense lawyers at Blair & Kim, PLLC have had the privilege of handling over 15,000 criminal cases making them some of the best in town. If you are facing charges for a criminal offense, whether it be petty crimes such as a traffic violation or disorderly conduct or a more serious offense like theft or a violent crime, this is the firm to seek out. With years of experience on their side you can trust that you will receive the dedication you deserve fighting for your case. In the event that you are looking for a Seattle divorce...
Brad A. Meryhew
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(877) 264-1591 The Pioneer Building
600 1st Ave #512
Seattle, WA 98104
Free ConsultationCriminal and Juvenile
Seattle University School of Law
Gregory Wayne Schwesinger
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(206) 293-9590 Harborscape Professional Bldg
1524 Alaskan Way, Ste 110
Seattle, WA 98101
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
Willamette University College of Law and University of Washington School of Law
Following a successful career as a Judge Advocate and subsequently as a Prosecuting Attorney for the City of Seattle, I chose to enter the private sector and represent those who unfortunately find themselves charged with a crime. I have handled hundreds of criminal cases throughout my career. I represent my clients zealously and with an abundance of compassion and care, and I continue to look forward to the challenge of serving those who find themselves in need of my professional services.
Bradley Clar Johnson
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(206) 223-1601 1325 4th Ave
Suite 535
Seattle, WA 98101
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
University of Washington School of Law
Bradley Johnson opened his firm straight out of law school to provide top notch legal aid to those who need it. As a zealous advocate for the rights of injured victims, and those accused of crimes, Bradley has had tremendous success over the years. Bradley's belief is that no matter what your financial situation, everyone deserves aggressive and effective legal reprsentation. This philosophy is a large part of the success of Bradley Johnson Attorneys.
Courtney James Will
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(206) 209-5585 705 2nd Ave. #1111
Seattle, WA 98104
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
Pepperdine Univ School of Law
Court was born and raised in Tacoma and has had an interest in the legal system ever since he can remember. While he always knew he would ultimately make his home in the Pacific Northwest, the draw of the sun and surf beckoned him to Southern California where he completed his undergraduate and law degree at Pepperdine University. Following internships at multiple Prosecutor’s offices, the FBI, and the United States Attorney’s Offices, Court initially decided to stay in Southern California after school and cut his teeth as a criminal defense attorney in the trenches of the most overburdened...
Edward Chung
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(206) 264-8999 1511 3rd Ave #1088
Seattle, WA 98101
Criminal, Business and Immigration
Villanova University School of Law
Mr. Chung is the senior partner at Chung, Malhas, Mantel & Robinson, PLLC. Mr. Chung’s primary practice is comprised of Civil and Criminal Litigation, Immigration and Business Transactions. Mr. Chung has represented clients in complex litigations before the Washington Court of Appeals and the Washington State Supreme Court. Mr. Chung has argued numerous cases before Washington State District and Superior Courts. Mr. Chung has counseled and represented clients throughout King County, Pierce County, Island County, Kitsap County, and Snohomish County. In Civil Litigation, Mr. Chung has represented various individuals and entities in Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Vulnerable Adult Protection Act (VAPA), Employment...
Kimberly Exe
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(206) 661-4694 707 East Harrison Street
Seattle, WA 98102
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
University of Washington School of Law and The City University of New York School of Law
I have dedicated my entire career to defending the rights of people facing criminal charges. In my nearly 20 years as a criminal defense lawyer I have defended adult and juvenile clients against every kind of felony and misdemeanor allegation. I am committed to vigorously representing my clients' interests. My breadth of experience as a criminal defense attorney, my depth of knowledge of the law, my skill as a negotiator and a litigator, and my compassion for people caught up in the criminal justice system are the considerable strengths I bring to my representation of every client....
David Stanley Marshall
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(206) 202-1633 1001 4th Avenue
Suite 4400
Seattle, WA 98154
Free ConsultationCriminal
University of California - Berkeley
Since 1997, David Marshall has been committed to providing the best possible defense to persons accused of child abuse, sexual assault, rape, domestic violence, and other special assaults. He does this in criminal cases, civil claims for compensation, Title IX disciplinary proceedings on college campuses, administrative hearings, dependency cases—any kind of case except family law. His commitment has shown in decades of victories, many in trial, and some without need for trial.

From his office in Seattle, David handles cases around Washington State and throughout the Northwest.

David began his career as a deputy prosecuting attorney. He decided to focus on child...
Alex Thomason
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(206) 262-7900 701 5th Avenue Suite 4200
Seattle, WA 98104
Criminal, Business, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Seattle University School of Law
Alex grew up on his family’s apple farm in Brewster, Washington. He learned every trade required to run a farm, but specialized in being the certified “gopher.” Alex graduated from high school ranked 2nd in the nation and top 25 in the World for his age in downhill ski racing. Alex studied at Jerusalem University in Israel, completed undergraduate studies from Seattle Pacific University, and finished his legal education at Seattle University School of Law where he was the Graduation Speaker. Alex learned trial skills by working as a Prosecutor for King...
Chris Black
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(206) 623-1604 1000 2nd Ave
#1111
Seattle, WA 98104
Free ConsultationCriminal, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of Washington School of Law
Paul Gerhard Hanson III
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Lynnwood, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 35 years experience
(425) 778-7339 3400 188th St SW Suite 580
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
University of San Diego School of Law
Defending DUIs, criminal charges, traffic tickets and driver license suspensions. Auto accident injury insurance claims representation. Expunging / deleting old criminal records. Over 34 years experience. Former Lynnwood City Prosecutor. Top ratings by the national lawyer rating services: an "AV" rating by Martindale-Hubbell and a "10-Superb" rating by Avvo.com Aggressive. Affordable. Experienced. Convenient. located right next to the Alderwood Mall in Lynnwood,WA Free First Consultation (office or by phone) Military $ discounts.
Timothy Charles Milios
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(206) 745-2371 1325 4th Ave
#940
Seattle, WA 98101
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona and University of Washington
I am a graduate of the University of Washington where I received my bachelor’s degree in 1989. In 1993 I graduated from the University of Arizona College of Law. After a brief stint working for the Pima County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, I realized my talents and passions were better served to defend people and not prosecuting them. The “obtain a conviction regardless of the individual facts” mentality has never appealed to me and seems counterproductive to obtaining a just result. I moved back to Washington and began my criminal defense practice.

Though I have defended people who have been charged with...
David L. Donnan
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(877) 264-1591 600 1st Ave
#512
Seattle, WA 98104
Criminal, Appeals and Juvenile
California Western School of Law
Andrew Schwarz
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Seattle, WA Criminal Law Attorney with 31 years experience
(206) 622-9909 2601 fourth ave
suite 470
Seattle, WA 98121
Criminal, Family, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
Seattle University
As a founder and principle of the Schwarz~Garrison Law Firm I am committed to providing the highest quality representation to our clients. We listen to our clients and we pursue their goals tenaciously. Recent Verdicts: State v. Gipson: Assault Charge: Not Guilty, Self Defense: $256,000 in fees and costs reimbursed to client by the court following verdict. Dunakin v. Ronngren: Dog Bite: $229,015.73 jury verdict for plaintiff. Rollins and Hendershot v. King County Metro: Assault on Metro Bus: $250,000 Jury Verdict for plaintiffs, On appeal, plaintiffs were able...
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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.