I went to college in Kalamazoo, and in law school I worked for various public service organizations, including the City of Lansing's teen court, the Attorney General's office, and the Washtenaw County Public Defender's Office.
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, State, Local And Municipal Law
Review: “Not being your average law student, I’m fifty-five years old, I completed law school rather than simply retire from my government job; I knew that there were events in my life that might raise an eyebrow in the Character ...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Ethics & Professional Responsibility, Administrative Law, Appeals, Litigation
I am committed to results. I am a trial lawyer who will take your case to trial if there are no other options. No matter how intense your situation, how badly you need a certain outcome or how dire the facts of your case. I spent thousands o...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI
Review: “Karen did a wonderful job with my case and never failed to return my calls or emails. She is great at her job and clearly cares about her clients! I highly recommend her to anybody in need of representation!”
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Divorce & Separation, Child Support
Although I am originally from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, I came to Lansing, MI to attend The Thomas M. Cooley Law School. After graduating and passing the Michigan Bar Exam in 2006, I began private practice, focusing on the one area of law for whi...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Divorce & Separation
Education. Michigan State University, B.A. degree; University of Michigan Law School, Juris Doctor degree; The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Harvard/Tufts, M.A. degree. Additional study in forensic science, forensic accounting, arson, cr...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Administrative Law, Appeals, Brain Injury, DUI & DWI
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.
$39 fixed fee
I am the most experienced trial attorney in the Coachella Valley. I have tried almost 200 jury trials to verdicts in my 38 year of criminal defense career. Over 25 of those trials were murder cases. I have the distinction of having the first and o...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense
$69 fixed fee
Christopher Montes de Oca was one of the youngest attorneys to be admitted to the State Bar of California. In addition to being an active member of the State Bar of California, he is also an active Member of the District of Columbia Bar. Christo...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Workers Compensation