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Detroit, MI Criminal Defense Lawyers

1,479 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Detroit, MI area.

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    Ellen K. Michaels

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    Ellen K. Michaels & Associates PLLC.
    500 Griswold, Detroit, MI
    36 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
    Defending Your Rights & Protecting Your Freedom for Over 25 Years. Call today, 248-243-4439
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    William W. Swor

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    SWOR William
    2450 Guardian Building, 500 Griswold Street, Detroit, MI
    14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 51 years
    William W. Swor is a highly rated and peer reviewed criminal defense expert with 43 years experience in private practice. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan (Board of Directors), and the National As...

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    85% Criminal Defense, 10% Constitutional, 5% Immigration

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    MI, Active since 1972
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    Jeffrey G. Schwartz

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    Jeffrey Schwartz
    400 Monroe Street Suite 490, Detroit, MI
    8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 43 years
    Personal attention to all your criminal defense matters throughout Michigan. Call today.
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    Akiva E. Goldman

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    GOLDMAN & ASSOCIATES
    615 Griswold St., Detroit, MI
    131 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 37 years
    (248) 213-8527 - DON'T TAKE CHANCES WITH YOUR CRIMINAL MATTER. WE ARE EXPERTS! Call Now.

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    15% Criminal Defense, 25% Divorce & Separation, 15% Family and more

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    MI, Active since 1986
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    Kevin Bessant

    Law Office of Kevin Bessant & Associates, PLLC
    1274 Library St, #304, Detroit, MI
    43 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Winning criminal cases is my passion!! I enjoy working for the "underdog" who has all of the legal odds stacked against him or her in their criminal case. A criminal case is like a puzzle already put together by the Government and Prosecution. My ...
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    William Symula Nahikian

    Will Defend You PLLC
    500 Griswold St Ste 2450, Detroit, MI
    27 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 6 years
    I am dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals who have been arrested and charged with a crime. I am passionate about what I do, and I am truly dedicated to helping my clients obtain the best outcome possible.
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    Edward Amir Bajoka

    Bajoka Law Group PLLC
    500 Griswold, Suite 1630, Detroit, MI
    13 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Edward Bajoka is dedicated to providing his clients with the best possible service, advocacy and advice as possible. Mr. Bajoka prides himself in being able to provide his clients value as well as personalized service. You will not get billed for ...
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    Dana B. Carron

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    Law Offices of Dana B. Carron P.C.
    17301 Livernois Ave., #331, Detroit, MI
    27 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 32 years
    Criminal APPEALS SPECIALIST Nationally Honored Top 1%, Michigan Statewide & Federal, MURDERS & RAPES, etc, Pleas, Sentencing, 6500 & 2255 post-conviction motions & habeas petitions. Payment Plans> FREE Consultation <

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    3% Criminal Defense, 88% Appeals, 3% Federal Crime and more

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    Free Consultation
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     30 minutesHourly Rates$150-600 per hourRetainerAlwaysPro Bono10 %

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    MI, Active since 1991
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    William J. Maze

    615 Griswold St Ste 1708, Detroit, MI
    125 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0   Attention 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
    100% Criminal Defense, DUI, and traffic-related offenses with offices in Romulus, Livonia, & Detroit. 22 years of experience as a highly rated criminal defense attorney. I am constantly fighting cases through motions, evidentiary hearings, and jur...
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    Ryan Hugh Machasic

    Ryan H. Machasic PC
    645 Griswold, Suite 2200, Detroit, MI
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.9 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
    Review: Mr. Machasic is a true professional. He kept me in formed though all aspects of my case with him and was prompt and courteous. I would definitely work with him again.
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    Adam K. Wolak

    Law Office of Adam K. Wolak
    18211 Fenton, Detroit, MI
    27 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
    Effective, aggressive and competent representation should be available to all people. When you find yourself thrown into the legal process for good or bad you need the right attorney. I can guide you through the process with sound competent legal ...
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    Mark J. Kriger

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    LaRene & Kriger PLC
    645 Griswold Street Suite 1717, Detroit, MI
    8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.1 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 44 years
    When You Need A True Defense - Call Today: (313) 367-4037

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    30% Criminal Defense, 20% White Collar Crime, 20% Violent Crime and more

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    MI, Active since 1979
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    Margaret S. Raben

    Gurewitz and Raben, PLC
    333 West Fort Street., Suite 1400, Detroit, MI
    1 review
    Avvo Rating: 9.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 37 years
    Review: Ms. Raben is without a doubt the best attorney I have ever encountered. She remembers every word you tell her, and she can see right through any nonsense. She seems to work 24-hours a day and responds to any communication you send her almost immed...
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    Ryan Evan Hill

    CAN-AM Legal Services
    407 E Fort St Ste 103, Detroit, MI
    31 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.4 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
    Ryan E. Hill graduated cum laude from Thomas Cooley Law School in Michigan Ryan is licensed to practice in the State of Michigan and Eastern Federal District. Ryan is former house counsel for DT Construction based in Shelby Township. In the civil ...
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    David S Steingold

    Law Offices of David S. Steingold, PLLC
    500 Griswold Street, Suite 2320, Detroit, MI
    6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.9 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 45 years
    Over 35 years of practice, David S. Steingold developed and still maintains a reputation as a hard-nosed, take no prisoners trial lawyer. Described by peers as a "pit bull," he will challenge judges and prosecutors that threaten his client's right...
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    Andrea J. Ferrara

    Law Offices of Andrea J. Ferrara
    1948 Campbell St, Detroit, MI
    9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 45 years
    Offices in Macomb and Wayne County. All aspects of Immigration - specializing in removal proceedings

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    25% Criminal Defense, 75% Immigration

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    MI, Active since 1978
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    Vincent Jeffrey Haisha

    Flood Law PLLC
    155 W. Congress, Ste 603, Detroit, MI
    23 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.2 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
    Review: Vince is my guy he help me change my life for the best. I got caught with a gun and beat the police up this and they where tryna give me a minimum 5 years and Vince help me get Heide this guy is definitely for the people and a guardian angel and I...
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    Sanford A. Schulman

    FEDERAL CRIMINAL ATTORNEYS OF MICHIGAN
    GUARDIAN BUILDING, 500 GRISWOLD STREET, SUITE 2340, Detroit, MI
    29 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.4 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 34 years
    Sanford A. Schulman of the Federal Criminal Attorneys of Michigan has extensive experience in federal courts in Michigan and throughout the United States. He has obtained 'not guilty' verdicts on several occasions and reversals on appeal on others...
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    Rodrick K. Green

    Law Office of Rodrick K. Green
    615 Griswold, Suite 925, Detroit, MI
    13 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 41 years
    Review: I found Mr. Green on the internet. I phoned him, asked him to help me, and he scheduled an appointment. I met him at his office, and he was wearing shorts. I knew then I was in for a great experience. He explained things clearly, and allowed me to...
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    Gabi D. Silver

    Cripps & Silver
    1300 Broadway, Suite 800, Detroit, MI
    9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 39 years
    Review: Gabi is the best lawyer—hands down! I had hired a lawyer before who had just stole my money, and did absolutely nothing! She finally got on my case and saved my brother of 36 years of his life! Shes the best and shes great at what she does!! You w...

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19th District Court (D19)
Superior Court, 16077 Michigan Ave.
Dearborn, MI 48126
313-943-2060Court Website | Get Directions

22nd District Court (D22)
Superior Court, 26279 Michigan Ave.
Inkster, MI 48141
313-277-8200Court Website | Get Directions

21st District Court (D21)
Superior Court, 6000 N. Middlebelt Rd.
Garden City, MI 48135
734-793-1680Court Website | Get Directions

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