Milwaukee, WI Criminal Defense Lawyers

356 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Milwaukee, WI area.

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Milwaukee Has 356 Criminal Defense Attorneys With 1783 Reviews

Aneeq Ahmad

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Ahmad & Associates, LLC
111 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1710, Milwaukee, WI
112 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
You don't just need representation. You need results.
Practice area 80% Criminal Defense, 20% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License WI, Active since 2011

Nathan J. Dineen

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Vanden Heuvel & Dineen, S.C.
310 E. Buffalo Street, Suite 104, Milwaukee, WI
58 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
100% Drunk Driving & Criminal Defense in Wi! Fight Your Charges! Don't Roll Over, We Won't!
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 50% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License WI, Active since 2010

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Thomas Grieve

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6110 N. Port Washington Rd, Milwaukee, WI
76 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
Have you or a loved one been arrested? Call for a free case review with an award winning firm now!
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 50% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License WI, Active since 2010

Benjamin T. Van Severen

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Van Severen Law Office, S.C.
316 N. Milwaukee Street, STE. 200, Milwaukee, WI
15 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
Smart Serious Criminal Defense.
Practice area 85% Criminal Defense, 15% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License WI, Active since 2013

Christopher D. Donovan

Pruhs & Donovan, S.C.
757 N Broadway # 401, Milwaukee, WI
15 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
From the trial court to the United States Supreme Court, I have helped clients obtain great results. I have won cases on motions, at trial, on appeal, and gotten good plea offers in serious cases. I am passionate about defending individual rights....
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 30% Federal Crime, 20% Appeals
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 15 minutes  • Hourly Rates,  $250-350 per hour
License WI, Active since 2005

Jonathan Smith

KOHN & SMITH Law Offices
1110 N Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Suite 201, Milwaukee, WI
11 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
The experience you demand, results you can trust. Call today
Practice area 100% Criminal Defense
License WI, Active since 1995

Michael G. Levine

The Law Offices of Robert A. Levine
630 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI
11 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
Our firm is dedicated to representing criminal defense and personal injury clients.
Practice area 80% Criminal Defense, 10% DUI & DWI, 10% Personal Injury
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License WI, Active since 2004

Craig S. Powell

Hart Powell, S.C.
735 N Water St, # 1212, Milwaukee, WI
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
Craig S. Powell has spent his career fighting to uphold the rights of the accused. Craig S. Powell joined the firm, then known as Kohler & Hart, SC, as an Associate in 2005 following his graduation from the University of Wisconsin Law School. He h...
Practice area 75% Criminal Defense, 20% Appeals, 5% Litigation
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License WI, Active since 2005

Stephen M. Govin

Law Office of Stephen M. Govin, LLC
1110 North Old World 3rd Street, Suite 201, Milwaukee, WI
8 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 21 years
Stephen M. Govin formed the Law Office of Stephen M. Govin, LLC after practicing law with the law firm of Reddin, Singer & Govin for ten years. Stephen’s practice is dedicated exclusively to criminal defense in state and federal courts across Wisc...
Practice area 75% Criminal Defense, 25% DUI & DWI
License WI, Active since 2003

Matthew S. Pinix

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Pinix Law, LLC
1200 East Capitol Drive, Suite 360, Milwaukee, WI
15 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
My firm handles criminal appeals: direct, postconviction, habeas. Your case matters; we can help.
Practice area 85% Criminal Defense, 15% Civil Rights
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes  • Hourly Rates,  $325-400 per hour  • Contingency 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 33%-40%
License WI, Active since 2007

Amy Catherine Scholz

Grieve Law, LLC
6110 N. Port Washington Road, Milwaukee, WI
13 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
Have you been charged with a criminal offense? Call today for a free consultation.
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 50% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes  • Hourly Rates,  $350 per hour
License WI, Active since 2010

Michael M. Hayes

324 E Wisconsin Ave # 1111, Milwaukee, WI
64 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 43 years
Michael Hayes goes the extra mile for his clients.
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 50% DUI & DWI, 20% Car Accidents and more
License WI, Active since 1981

Anthony D. Cotton

Kuchler & Cotton
757 N. Broadway, Suite 401, Milwaukee, WI
65 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
My first trial after graduating law school was a homicide case and we achieved a not guilty verdict. Since then, our firm has achieved innumerable dismissials and acquittals. We have won cases that seem unwinable. We have won cases when clients ha...

Christopher J. Cherella

Law Offices of Christopher J. Cherella
Chase Tower, 111 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1925, Milwaukee, WI
58 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 32 years
I am an aggressive criminal defense attorney with extensive trial advocacy experience. I have been practicing law since 1991 and have handled thousands of criminal cases all throughout the state of Wisconsin. I am an extremely hard worker and hold...

Craig A. Mastantuono

Mastantuono Coffee & Thomas SC
219 N. Milwaukee St., Suite 520, Milwaukee, WI
48 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
Craig Mastantuono is a partner at Mastantuono Coffee & Thomas SC, a Wisconsin criminal defense full-service law firm. He uses a strategic and imaginative approach to defending people and achieving positive outcomes for his clients, and is well rec...

Mark Pecora

Hartley Pecora LLC
600 W Virginia Street, Suite 205, Milwaukee, WI
32 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.7
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 23 years
At Hartley Pecora, we have extensive experience in criminal defense cases and we know what it takes to reach a positive result in your case. If we cannot obtain a favorable resolution during negotiations then we will win your case at trial. My off...

Rebecca M. Coffee

Mastantuono & Coffee SC
219 N. Milwaukee St., Suite 5B, Milwaukee, WI
18 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
In over ten years of practice and with Mastantuono & Coffee since 2005, Attorney Coffee has gained recognition as a leader in the criminal defense bar, winning an impressive string of consecutive jury trial acquittals. Her practice focuses on repr...

Craig R. Johnson

2510 E. Capitol Drive, Milwaukee, WI
11 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 30 years
I have been practicing criminal defense in Wisconsin for over 20 years. I believe that fighting for the rights of clients who are facing difficult challenges is one of the most important jobs a lawyer can have. One mistake should not ruin someone'...

Ryan J. Harrington

Halling & Cayo, S.C.
320 E. Buffalo Street, Suite 700, Milwaukee, WI
30 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
Ryan has been in practice for over 25 years, having worked in both Wisconsin and Illinois while focusing on criminal defense, personal injury, Chapter 7 bankruptcies, and temporary restraining orders due to domestic abuse, harassment, and child ab...

Odalo J. Ohiku

Law Office of Odalo J Ohiku
740 N. Plankinton Avenue, Suite 800, Milwaukee, WI
25 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 21 years
“Care for the whole person!” These words of wisdom are the cornerstone of the Law Office of Odalo J. Ohiku. With a relentless passion for protecting people’s rights, Mr. Ohiku works tirelessly to ensure that law enforcement does not violate any of...

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