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  • Leist Law Office / Washington Traffic Defense
    705 2nd Av. #1111, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    As a former Seattle Police officer and long time prosecutor, I bring a unique perspective and set of skills to criminal cases, particularly DUI matters and traffic infractions.  There is simply no substitute for the experience of handling thousand...
  • Law Office of Tim Leary, PLLC
    705 Second Ave, Suite 1111, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I have dedicated my legal career to criminal law. Rest assured - you will get the very best defense. Call 206-745-3529
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    Aspen Law Group
    810 3rd Avenue, Suite 120, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Top Auto Criminal Defense Attorney! Call Now and Speak to the Actual Attorney for Drug Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft and Violent Crimes.
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    Practice area
    40% Criminal defense, 50% DUI and DWI, 10% Administrative law

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    120 minutes

    License
    WA, Active since 2015

  • The Law Offices of Jason S. Newcombe
    10900 Meridian Ave N, Suite #108, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    The Law Offices of Jason S. Newcombe provides legal services throughout Western Washington and the Greater Puget Sound Region in the following areas: Criminal Defense DUI Defense Divorce and Family Law Bankruptcy Civil Traffic Infractions ...
  • Dilek Law, PLLC
    1833 N. 105th Street, Suite 101, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I am of Turkish descent, born and raised in Germany, and I am a native speaker of both. I am licensed and admitted to all courts in Washington State. As a seasoned litigator, I appear in court twice a day on average and offer free consultations.
  • Blair & Kim, PLLC
    215 NE 40th St.,,, Suite C-3, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Top-rated defense attorney committed to delivering the results you need. Call for a consultation - (206) 258-7589
  • Black Law, PLLC
    705 2nd Ave Ste 1111, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Review: “We talked to Tim about my brother who was detained by I.C.E. i,e. immigration customs enforcement for a 20 year old conviction back in 1998. Since that time after that he has been a model person. We needed help urgentl...
  • Perez & Perez Law, PLLC
    801 2nd Ave, Suite 800, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Soon after graduating from Harvard Law School in 1977, Attorney Robert Perez began practicing exclusively criminal defense and he’s still doing it four decades later. Additionally, he has training as a software engineer and is intimately more fami...
  • Bradley Johnson Attorney's
    1333 Stewart Street, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 9.3  
    Licensed
    Lauren works aggressively to give a potent voice to the criminally accused.  She is a compassionate listener who empathizes with the grief, anger, and fear clients often experience when faced with a criminal charge.  Lauren is passionate a...
  • Hart Jarvis Murray Chang PLLC
    155 NE 100th St., Suite 210, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    If you or a loved one is under arrest, it is critical that you contact a lawyer immediately.  Our firm is comprised of experienced, aggressive and intelligent attorneys that do everything we can to give our clients the best chance to win.  We offe...
  • Pewitt Law PLLC
    720 3rd Ave Ste 2015, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I I have devoted my legal career to defending individuals accused of crimes and have represented over one thousand people in district and superior court. I have significant experience defending DUIs and other criminal traffic violations, domestic ...
  • Law Offices Of Greg Schwesinger & Saad Qadri, LLC, D.B.A. Sq Attorneys
    10740 Meridian Ave. N., Suite 207, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    A 2021 Rising Star in DUI Defense by Super Lawyers Magazine! Call now for an aggressive defense!!
  • 705 2nd Ave Suite 1111, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Mr. Allen was born and raised in the Seattle area.  He attended Bishop Blanchet High School in Seattle where he played on the varsity Baseball and Football teams.  He earned his Bachelor’s Degree at Santa Clara University in 1988, and earned his J...
  • Law Office of Noah Weil
    4500 9th Ave NE, #300, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I am a passionate advocate dedicated to my clients' interests and the law. I am proud member of the Washington State Bar and Federal Bar for the Western District of Washington. When I am not assisting my clients, I enjoy being a husband to my love...
  • Thorley Defense Law
    155 NE 100th St., Suite 210, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Attorney Rebecca Thorley began her legal career at one of London’s leading criminal defense firms, where she gained valuable trial experience working on serious felonies, such as Murder, Fraud, Drug Crimes, and Robbery. She then focused on juvenil...
  • Two Union Square, 601 Union Street, Suite 3230, Seattle, WA
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    My Clients: I understand that for many of my clients the legal process can be daunting during one of the most difficult times of their lives. With that in mind, I have a tremendous amount of compassion for their situations and the struggles they a...

While criminal charges in Seattle are most often property related, like theft or arson, the city also sees person-related charges ranging from assault to homicide. Criminal defense attorneys in the Seattle metropolitan area are familiar with local and state-wide statutes that govern citizens and how these laws may be enforced locally. Hiring a Seattle-based criminal defense lawyer is the best way to manage your case from start to resolution. Most criminal defense attorneys work independently or in a small firm, focusing in specific geographic areas which supports their specialization in your defense needs.

How much does a criminal defense lawyer charge per hour in the Seattle area

Based on Attorneys' reported rates, you should expect to pay between $143.00 and $192.00 per hour. This rate may be dependent on factors like experience and different specializations within criminal defense.