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Newport, RI Criminal Defense Lawyers

23 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Newport, RI area.

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Newport has 23 Criminal Defense Attorneys with 199 Reviews

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    Craig James Hein

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    CRAIG HEIN LAW
    One Court House Sq, Newport, RI
    31 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
    Law. Life. Results.
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    S Joshua Macktaz

    S. Joshua Macktaz, Esq.
    37 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI
    27 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 30 years
    I am a former Rhode Island Special Assistant Attorney General from 1993-1997. During those years I prosecuted hundreds of criminal cases ranging from disorderly conduct to first degree murder in every Rhode Island County. Additionally, along with ...
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    Gary G. Pelletier

    Pelletier Clarke & Caley
    35 Touro Street., Newport, RI
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
    Review: When it comes down to defending a client, Gary has your best interest in hand! He will use everything he has to fight and defend you. For me, if it weren't for Gary, I would be locked up for something I did not do. Thank you for all the hard work ...
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    Kevin O. Hagan

    Kevin O. Hagan Attorney At Law
    117 Bellevue Avenue, Unit 200D, Newport, RI
    84 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
    Following one year as a Rhode Island Superior Court Law Clerk, I spent six years as a state criminal prosecutor in the Rhode Island Department of Attorney General prosecuting dozens of capital cases and high profile homicides. I later joined the N...
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    Ann S Sheeley

    Sheeley Law, LLC
    130 Bellevue Ave Unit 208, Newport, RI
    22 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 35 years
    Ann Sheeley has more than 25 years of personal injury, criminal defense and workers’ compensation case experience. Licensed to practice in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and the Federal District Court for Rhode Island, Attorney Sheeley is highly reg...
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    Christopher S Gontarz

    Lynch & Pine
    26 Washington Sq, Newport, RI
    Not yet reviewed
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 39 years
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    Michael T. Farley

    Law Office of Michael T Farley
    1 Court House Sq, Newport, RI
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.2 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
    I've been practicing law in Rhode Island and Massachusetts for 22 years. My criminal defense practice includes all types of matters: assault, disorderly, domestic, drug offenses, drug delivery offenses, DUI/DWI, forgery, fraud, gun/firearm charges...
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    Ferenc Karoly

    Lynch & Pine Attorneys at Law
    26 Washington Sq, Newport, RI
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
    Prior to practicing law, I was the Deputy Chief of a municipal police department as well as a police prosecutor. As a former law enforcement professional, I have a unique background that allows me to assess your criminal case from the perspective ...
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    Jeanne Scott

    Law Office of Jeanne Scott
    4 Broadway, Newport, RI
    1 review
    Avvo Rating: 6.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
    Review: It was a true pleasure and positive experience to be represented by Attorney Jeanne Scott. In addition to her salient knowledge of law, Scott possesses that rarely encountered balance of being both smart and personable. Add to this her holistic ap...
  • Lindsay Beth Lieberman

    Criminal Defense Attorney near Newport (Brooklyn)
    Not yet reviewed
    Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed
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    Curtis Ray Pouliot-Alvarez

    Rhode Island Public Defenders Office
    45 Washington Square, Newport, RI
    Not yet reviewed
    Avvo Rating: 6.9 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
    The Rhode Island Public Defender is a firm of lawyers who defend adults and juveniles accused of committing crimes. Supported by professional social workers, investigators and interpreters, we represent clients in state court proceedings from the ...
  • Francis Scott Holbrook II

    Miller, Scott Holbrook & Jackson
    122 Touro St, 122 Touro St, Newport, RI
    Not yet reviewed
    Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed
  • James William Ryan

    Not yet reviewed
    Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed
  • Melissa Green

    130 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI
    Not yet reviewed
    Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed
  • Francis J Flanagan

    Po Box 5004, Nlso Newport Netc, Newport, Newport, RI
    Not yet reviewed
    Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed
  • Girard Galvin

    Galvin Law
    10 A Washington Sq, Newport, RI
    Not yet reviewed
    Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed
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    Adam Hathaway Thayer

    130 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI
    Not yet reviewed
    Avvo Rating: 6.2 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
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    Dana L. Harrell

    Criminal defense Attorney near Newport (Middletown)
    19 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.9 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
    Attorney Dana Harrell provides representation for a variety of experienced criminal law related matters including murder, traffic violations, sex crimes, domestic violence, federal crimes or any other criminal law related matter. Call an attorney ...
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    Jennifer Anne Fitzgerald

    Criminal defense Attorney near Newport (Jamestown)
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.1 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
    Review: If you are looking for a professional and passionate attorney who cares about justice, Jennifer Fitzgerald is the attorney for you. She is a wealth of knowledge and truly cares for her client's. She helped me and my family immensely! I highly comm...
  • Craig V. Montecalvo

    Criminal Defense Attorney near Newport (Providence)
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed
    Review: “I found Craig on AVVO - great site. I have a Rhode Island client who unfortunately was arrested in Wisconsin for OWI. I called Craig to find out the implications in Rhode Island if my client was convicted in Wisconsin. It...

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