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For more than a decade, I have fought to protect my clients' Constitutional Rights and their presumption of innocence in a day and age where people seem to be presumed guilty and must be proven innocent.  Please contact me today at 855-782-2938 for your free, initial consultation.

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Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    14 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 25%
    14 years
  3. Personal Injury: 15%
    14 years
  4. Federal Crime: 10%
    14 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Michael David Babcock

    I endorse this lawyer. Very knowledgeable and fair. An asset to our local legal community.

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  • Stevin James Groth

    I have known and worked with Matt Fech for more than a decade, both during his time in Ohio and Indiana. He is a compassionate advocate, excellent trial lawyer, and a fighter. As well, he is fair minded and willing to work hard to get the right results. He has handled the most serious matters, from murder and rape, to virtually every type of case, and he has gotten excellent results. If I had legal matters in Indiana, I would call him first.

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Contact info

219 North Broad Street
Griffith, IN, 46319

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
INActive In Good Standing200201/08/2016
OHInactive200101/13/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Matthew N. Fech P.C.2009 - Present
PartnerFech & Fech, L.L.C.2002 - 2009
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Lake County Bar AssociationBoard Member2014 - Present
Lake County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Lake County Bar Association, Criminal Defense SectionMember2011 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Ohio v. Christopher J. BurlesonAcquittal
State of Ohio v. Melvin SurpriseAcquittal
State of Indiana v. Ronald D. ThompsonAcquittal
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Toledo College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
Indiana University-NorthwestSecondary EducationBS - Bachelor of Science1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Lake County Bar Association, CLE/Education CommitteeUse of Technology in the Courtroom2013