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Kentucky Criminal Defense Lawyers

There are 1,009 Criminal Defense lawyers in Kentucky. To help you make the best choice, Avvo has curated various information about each attorney, including education, work experience, and languages spoken. Combine this with 2687+ real reviews from registered users to determine the best attorney fit for your needs.

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    Robert Francis Healey

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    Minnillo Law Group Northern KY Office
    526 Philadelphia St. St., Suite 5, Covington, KY
    255 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
    Can a talented Defense Lawyer Make A Difference? See my reviews below to get the answer.

    Practice area
    50% Criminal Defense, 50% DUI & DWI

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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     30 minutes

    License
    KY, Active since 2015
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    Bradley Dale Clark

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    Suhre & Associates, LLC
    333 W. Vine Street, #212, Lexington, KY
    52 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
    Powerful, effective courtroom advocacy in Lexington, Louisville, and surrounding counties.

    Practice area
    70% Criminal Defense, 30% DUI & DWI

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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     15 minutes

    License
    KY, Active since 2009
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    Brent Cox

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    COX ATTORNEY PLLC
    2402 Greatstone Point, Lexington, KY
    22 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
    Counselor. Advocate. Litigator. Aggressive. Experienced. Call Now! AV Preeminent Peer Rated

    Practice area
    50% Criminal Defense, 10% Litigation, 10% Lawsuits & Disputes and more

    Cost
    Hourly Rates$300 per hourContingency33%-40%RetainerAlways

    License
    KY, Active since 2008
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    Krsna Tibbs

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    Tibbs Law Office
    401 West Main Street, Suite 1710, Louisville, KY
    34 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
    Your freedom depends on the decision you are about to make so choose wisely.

    Practice area
    35% Criminal Defense, 25% Family, 20% Divorce & Separation and more

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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     15 minutes

    License
    KY, Active since 2004
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    John Schmidt

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    Law Offices of John Schmidt & Associates PLLC
    305 S. Buckman St, POB #1779, Shepherdsville, KY
    100 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
    Compassionate, Confident, Results Oriented

    Practice area
    20% Criminal Defense, 20% Divorce & Separation, 20% Family and more

    Cost
    Contingency33%-40%RetainerAlways

    License
    KY, Active since 1998
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    Nathan Miller

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    Law Offices
    Louisville, Louisville, KY
    49 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
    For the last twenty years I have represented clients charged in state and federal courts, with an emphasis on DUI, drug charges, and major felonies.

    Practice area
    30% Criminal Defense, 45% DUI & DWI, 25% Federal Crime

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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     60 minutes

    License
    KY, Active since 2003
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    Timothy Denison

    Law Offices Of Timothy Denison
    235 South Fifth Street, The Third Floor, Louisville, KY
    41 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 32 years
    I am a trial lawyer in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, and have been practicing law for over 32 years. I practice in a wide variety of fields, including criminal defense, attorney and judicial misconduct defense, DUI law, traffic tickets a...

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    30% Criminal Defense, 30% Ethics & Professional Responsibility, 20% Family and more

    Cost
    RetainerSometimes

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    KY, Active since 1991
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    Nick Mudd

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    Mudd Legal Group
    600 W MAIN ST, SUITE 300, Louisville, KY
    11 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
    6 years as a former top prosecutor taught me the value of relationships and the power of a jury

    Practice area
    25% Criminal Defense, 25% Medical Malpractice, 15% DUI & DWI and more

    Cost
    Hourly Rates$300-500 per hourContingency30%-40%RetainerAlways

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    KY, Active since 2010
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    Leland T. Hulbert

    600 West Main Street, Suite 100, Louisville, KY
    20 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 21 years
    Any lawyer or Judge in Kentucky will likely tell you there is no substitute for the knowledge and experience that come from trying cases before a jury. Leland has been practicing law in Kentucky for the past 14 years. He has handled nearly every t...
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    Nicholas D. Summe

    19 West 11th Street, Covington, KY
    28 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
    The attorneys at Summe & Summe, PSC are dedicated to fighting for the rights of injured victims. We are dedicated to our clients and want to understand how their injuries have affected their lives in all aspects. Too often, injury victims’ true lo...
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    Aaron Walter Levinson

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    Levinson Law LLC
    530 York St., Newport, KY
    17 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.1 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
    Providing zealous representation for clients charged with an offense, no matter how serious. If your case matters to you, it matters to me!

    Practice area
    75% Criminal Defense, 15% Family, 10% Personal Injury

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    KY, Active since 2018
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    Abe Mashni

    Mashni Law
    271 W. Short St., Suite 506, Lexington, KY
    16 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 10 years
    Abe Mashni is the founding attorney of Mashni Law, PLLC. He focuses his entire practice on defending those accused of violating state and federal criminal laws, students and faculty accused of violating university code of conduct rules, and licens...
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    Ashley Michael

    Ashley Michael, Attorney at Law
    138 South 3rd Street, Louisville, KY
    17 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
    Ashley’s primary practice area is criminal defense. She has represented thousands of clients in District and Circuit Courts throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Her representation has included the following offenses: Traffic Tickets, DUIs, Bad...
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    Brandi Lewis

    300 West Short Street, Lexington, KY
    19 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
    You have a choice when it comes to selecting the right attorney for your case. I am honored you are considering me to help you with your important matter. My main objective is to treat all actual, former, and prospective clients fair and with dign...
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    Michael William Bouldin

    Bouldin Law Firm
    618 Washington Street, Covington, KY
    12 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
    I handle each case individually because it is personal for each client. With over 25 years of actual practice experience concentrating primarily criminal/DUI defense and family/domestic law primarily in Boone, Kenton and Campbell Counties in Kentu...
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    Ameer Elias Mabjish

    Ameer Mabjish
    300 East 3rd Street, Suite 1 East, Newport, KY
    22 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    I grew up on the west side of Cincinnati, Ohio. I went to the University of Kentucky and the University of Dayton School of Law. The people on both sides of the Ohio river in Kentucky and Ohio will always be my people. Greater Cincinnati is my hom...
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    Scott C. Cox

    600 West Main Street, Suite 300, Louisville, KY
    22 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
    Scott C. Cox and Michael Mazzoli are among Kentucky’s top criminal defense attorneys. Since the formation of the law firm of Cox & Mazzoli, PLLC in 2001, they have become one of the premier legal practices in the state of Kentucky focusing on crim...
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    Kelly Kirby Ridings

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    Hamm, Milby & Ridings, PLLC
    120 N Main St, London, KY
    19 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Full service law firm servicing commonwealth from Pikeville to Paducah. Achieving excellence since 1923.
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    Carol Lavonn Risk

    The Risk Firm, PLLC
    2009 Dixie Hwy, Ft Mitchell, KY
    32 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
    I dreamed of being a lawyer from a young age. I feel privileged to practice in a profession I love. I also feel privileged to use my law degree and skills acquired in the education arena too, as I am also a former Adjunct Professor at the Univerit...
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    Wilbur Marks Zevely

    Busald Funk Zevely, P.S.C.
    226 Main St, Florence, KY
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 51 years
    Wilbur M. Zevely is a partner in the Florence, KY law firm Busald Funk Zevely, PSC. He has practiced law since 1972. He concentrates his practice in criminal law, domestic relations, and DUI cases. He has defended thousands of clients in criminal ...

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