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299 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Louisville, KY area.

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Louisville has 299 Criminal defense Attorneys with 685 Reviews

  • Timothy Denison

    Law Offices Of Timothy Denison
    235 South Fifth Street, The Third Floor, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 41 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    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 ...
  • Nick Mudd

    Mudd Legal Group
    600 W MAIN ST, SUITE 300, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    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 and DWI, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    60 minutesHourly Rates, $300-$500/hourContingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome. 30%-40%Retainer Some attorneys require an upfront payment to secure their services before they begin their work Sometimes

    License
    KY, Active since 2010

  • Ashley Michael

    Ashley Michael, Attorney at Law
    138 South 3rd Street, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 17 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    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, Ba...
  • Krsna Tibbs

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    Tibbs Law Office
    401 West Main Street, Suite 1710, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 33 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Your freedom depends on the decision you are about to make so choose wisely.

    Practice area
    35% Criminal defense, 25% Family, 20% Divorce and separation, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    15 minutes

    License
    KY, Active since 2004

  • Nathan Miller

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    Law Offices
    Louisville, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 49 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    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 and DWI, 25% Federal crime

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    60 minutes

    License
    KY, Active since 2003

  • Zachary C. Hoskins

    Landrum & Shouse LLP
    220 West Main Street, Suite 1900, Louisville, KY
    4.5 stars 10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.1  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
                  Zachary Hoskins is a trusted and devoted lawyer with experience in creating positive outcomes in complex civil, domestic, and criminal matters in the public and private sector. Zach seeks to help clients solve their problems by innov...
  • Rania Attum

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    Attum Law Office
    500 W Jefferson St, STE 1515, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 13 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.9  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    The right defense attorney makes all the difference. Call today to schedule a consultation.
  • John P Ward Jr.

    Murphy and Associates PLC
    513 S. 2nd St., Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.2  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    J.P. Ward is a veteran trial attorney who works with his clients to navigate the complex and risky waters of the legal system. J.P. has advocated for hundreds of people including victims of crime, victims injured due to others’ negligence or wrong...
  • Leland T. Hulbert

    600 West Main Street, Suite 100, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 20 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    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 eve...
  • Scott C. Cox

    600 West Main Street, Suite 300, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 22 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    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...
  • Frank Mascagni III

    MASCAGNI LAW OFFICE, 228 South Seventh Street, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Education: J.D., University of Louisville Law School,Louisville, Kentucky, 1976. State prosecutor 1977-1979. Entered into private practice concentrating on criminal law defense in state and federal courts, from DUI to death penalty jury trials. N...
  • Paul Ritchie Hobbs

    Hobbs Law, PLLC
    4965 U.S. Hwy 42, Suite 1000, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.4  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    My passion has been assisting clients across the Commonwealth of Kentucky since 2011. I make myself personally available to each and every client regardless of their issue. I handle criminal and family law cases in nearly every county in Kentucky....
  • Maggie Jo Hilliard Esq.

    Criminal defense Attorney near Louisville (Trinity)
    5.0 stars 28 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Maggie Jo Hilliard is a Florida and Kentucky attorney practicing in transactional, litigation and appellate capacities for individual and business clients.  Submit a consultation form here to request legal services: 
  • Matthew Jess Farra

    The Farra Law Firm
    239 S. Fifth Street., Suite 700, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.1  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
         I am a proud, lifelong Louisvillian.  I love being a voice for my fellow citizens.  As a trial lawyer, I have an obligation to hold the Government (or opposing party) to make their burden while protecting your Constitutional rights.  I take t...
  • Greg Simms

    513 South 2nd Street, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 20 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Louisville Magazine Top Lawyers; SuperLawyers Rising Star; Call  to talk about your case today.  
  • Chad Alan Graham

    Chad Graham - Attorney At Law
    539 W Market St Ste 300, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.0  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Review: “Chad Graham fought for me he got me 18,ooo dollars within 6 months he is a great lawyer and I would recommend him to anyone”
  • Kevin Pride

    Pride Law Office
    119 S. 7th St., Suite 400, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 7.4  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Pride Law Office is a client-focused law firm concentrating on personal injury cases, criminal defense, civil rights litigation and more. Attorney Kevin Pride works diligently to serve the diverse needs of his clients.
  • Larry Forman

    Larry Forman
    The Forman Building, 1139 South Fourth St., Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 52 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Mr. Forman has been a SuperLawyer for over 7 years and is the recipient of Louisville Magazine's Top Lawyer Award.
  • Hans Mikael Pfaffenberger

    Morgan & Morgan
    420 W Liberty St., Suite 260, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Review: “Hans was hired to assist my company with several Insurance Fraud investigation cases in the last 3 years. He is always well prepared and very knowledgable about current case law regarding insurance policies and insuranc...
  • Edward C. Airhart

    440 South 7th Street, Suite 200, Louisville, KY
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 7.8  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Review: “What a pleasure to just meet him and what a gentleman!! Extremely knowledgeable, makes you feel comfortable though, explains everything so you understand and just not out for the $$!! Wonderful Lawyer!! What him for every...

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Nearby Courthouses

Small Claims Department Office of Circuit Court Clerk
Superior Court, 600 W. Jefferson St., Room 3012
Louisville, KY 40202
502-595-4475Court Website | Get Directions

Mail Room Office of Circuit Court Clerk
Superior Court, Room 146, First Floor, 700 W. Jefferson St.
Louisville, KY 40202
502-595-4199Court Website | Get Directions

Circuit Criminal Division Office of Circuit Court Clerk
Criminal Court, Room 331, 700 W. Jefferson St.
Louisville, KY 40202
502-595-3009Court Website | Get Directions

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