Fort Wayne, IN Criminal Defense Lawyers

63 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Fort Wayne, IN area.

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Arnold / Terrill P.C.
127 West Berry, Suite 1000, Fort Wayne, IN
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
Are you in trouble? We can help. Call us ASAP for a free phone consultation.
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 25% DUI & DWI, 15% Drug Crime and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 15 minutes  • Hourly Rates,  $250-350 per hour  • Contingency,  33%-40%
License IN, Active since 1997

Gregory A Miller

Gregory A Miller, Attorney
116 East Berry Street, 500 Lincoln Tower, Fort Wayne, IN
32 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
I was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana in 1969 and was admitted to practice law in Indiana in 1997. My undergraduate studies were completed at Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne where I earned a bachelor's degree in Public Administration ...

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John David Cowan

Tourkow, Crell, Rosenblatt & Johnston
127 W Berry Street, Suite 1200, Fort Wayne, IN
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.3
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
Review: John is a great attorney, with an excellent work ethic. He did a great job with my divorce and I have and will continue to refer friends and family to him.

Robert William Gevers

Law Office of Robert W. Gevers II, P.C.
116 E Berry St Ste 1000, Fort Wayne, IN
1 review Avvo Rating: 9.1
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
The Law Offices of Robert W. Gevers, II P.C. is recommended by clients and peers for the highest standards of integrity, ability and expertise. Serving the Tri State area, our office works as a team of legal professionals. In addition to working c...

Thomas D. Essex

Thomas Essex Jr
1833 Alliger Street, Fort Wayne, IN
4 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.3
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 36 years
A graduate of Concordia University in 1984 and Indiana University-Bloomington School of Law in 1987. Licensed attorney since 1987 , admitted to practice in the State of Indiana and the United States District Court. Our Office help navigate our cli...
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 25% DUI & DWI, 25% Divorce & Separation and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License IN, Active since 1987

Matthew Wayne Chapel

Matthew W. Chapel, Trial Lawyer
110 W Berry St Ste 1901, Fort Wayne, IN
13 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.2
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 28 years
Matt Chapel is not your typical Attorney. He is a veteran and, as a trial lawyer, he has a winning track record of bringing results to his clients. Most importantly, he takes your case personally and you can be confident that he will use his trial...

Gregory Alan Cranston

Cranston Law
85 Independence Dr, Fort Wayne, IN
25 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
Gregory A. Cranston represents clients (adults and children) who have been charged with a crime or who are under investigation. Greg has represented clients throughout many counties within Indiana in cases involving serious felonies, misdemeanors ...

Aaron J. Stoll

The Law Office of Aaron J. Stoll, LLC
116 E. Berry St., Suite 500, Fort Wayne, IN
1 review Avvo Rating: 7.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
Review: He was always responsive to my calls/messages. Helped me understand what the process was for my case and kept me informed the whole entire time. We went into court thinking that I would leave with a felony and left with a misdemeanor. I couldn’t h...

Jeffrey Allen Stineburg

Arnold Terrill, P.C.
127 W. Berry St., Suite #700, Fort Wayne, IN
1 review Avvo Rating: 7.4
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
Experienced trial attorney with 20 years litigating complex drug trafficking, gang, and violent crime cases. In April of 2020, I joined the firm of Arnold Terrill, P.C., with the desire to put my extensive trial and litigation experience into prac...

Patrick Justin Arata

Patrick J. Arata
P.O. Box 9231, (260) 747-0121, Fort Wayne, IN
1 review Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 44 years
Review: I strongly recommend Pat Arata over any other lawyer for representation for an DWI(OWI) I unfortunatley highered another lawyer from Crown Pt, IN before calling Pat Arata. I wish I hired Pat initially. Unlike the other lawyer Pat cares about his c...

Brett Barry Gibson

Gibson Law Office
701 S. Clinton St. Suite 300, Fort Wayne, IN
7 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
Brett Gibson has represented clients in serious criminal matters since he opened Gibson Law Office in 1999. He has won acquittal in Class A felony and DUI trials. With offices located in Lafayette, Bloomington, Anderson, and Fort Wayne, Brett has ...

John Shepherd Nimmo

Allen County Prosecutoras Office
602 S Calhoun St, Fort Wayne, IN
1 review
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 41 years
Review: John Nimmo has the right HEART for defending folks against the pitfalls of the legal system. He is an expert at making things "go away," if possible, and at the very least, make it sting less. He's been a hero to many of my own family members a...

John Charles Bohdan II

Allen Superior Court Magistrate
715 S Calhoun St, Fort Wayne, IN
1 review
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 34 years
Review: My boyfriend faced a felony. We seen three other lawyer's who tried to charge us too much for the same plea Mr. Bohdan got us as a public defender.

Donald C Swanson Jr.

Haller & Colvin, P.C.
444 E Main St, Fort Wayne, IN
4 reviews
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 50 years
Review: I had him years ago , so he came to mine for my son , I trust him to do the very best for my son , I made payments to him for one time fee, he a great lawyer

Robert Henry Bellinger

The Bellinger Law Office
202 W Berry St Ste 500, Fort Wayne, IN
4 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.4
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
I was named after my grandfather. He was a Navy man. My dad was a Navy man too; he's a disabled Vietnam veteran. My mother was a stay-at-home mom for a while. She went to work once my younger brother started school. I've always admired how she did...

Zachary A. Witte

Locke & Witte
520 S Calhoun St., Fort Wayne, IN
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.4
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
Zach’s practice areas include:• Elder Law, Estate Planning & Wills• Long term care planning, medicaid & veterans benefits• Real Estate Transactions (residential & commercial)• Business formation• Probate & non-probate transfers

Nicholas Francis Wallace

Leonard, Hammond, Thoma & Terrill
800 South Calhoun Street, Fort Wayne, IN
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
Review: My husband has hired Nick a couple times, both times Nick was truthful with what he expected the outcome to be, what he was able to do for my husband, and exceeded both times. Always returns phone calls and if he’s busy his paralegal Alexis will q...

Ryan Matthew Gardner

Beers Mallers Backs & Salin, LLP
110 W Berry St Ste 1100, Fort Wayne, IN
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
Review: I have taken 6 months to write this, Ryan is an amazing family law attorney. He has done more for our most complex family court case than any attorney has ever done. We have been through two atyorney prior to meeting Ryan. One who was middle of th...

Jared Phillip Baker

Burt, Blee, Dixon, Sutton & Bloom, LLP
200 East Main Street, Suite 1000, 1st Source Banking Center, Fort Wayne, IN
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 10 years
As an attorney in Fort Wayne, Indiana, my practice reaches a wide variety of different legal areas. From planning an estate, to handling a divorce, even including seven-digit litigation matters, I have experience in a wide variety of different leg...

Nicholas Alan Adams

Adams Law Firm
116 E Berry St Ste 500, Fort Wayne, IN
1 review
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
Review: Very well informed, Worked very hard for us. Spent a lot of time, explaining the law as it affected us. Able to get a very good plea bargain.

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