Oakland County Criminal Defense Lawyer
Strong, Fearless, Passionate and Intelligent Defense for those Charged with Criminal Offenses in Oakland County – Providing a Unique and Highly Effective Team Approach
At LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C., we provide strong and aggressive defense for people who have been charged with or accused of committing a felony or misdemeanor in Oakland County, Michigan. Many people who contact us are confused about their rights. An arrest for a crime or even an accusation is frightening. A top Oakland County Criminal defense attorney who understands the criminal justice system can help you and work to turn the tables to give you the advantage in court. We will not rest and we will work fearlessly and tirelessly to achieve an an extraordinary result.
A Team Approach to Criminal Defense – Proven Track Record
Why is LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C. different? We utilized a team approach to criminal defense that is highly unique and has a proven track record of unparalleled success. Instead of having one lawyer or an attorney who employs several less experienced criminal attorneys, our firm is comprised of lawyers who all have decades of experience and work in unison to protect and defend our clients.
We have the reputation and credibility to effectively negotiate with prosecutors and judges and the experience to find the weaknesses in the case against our client. We have a deep familiarity with the methods of gathering evidence and preparing a case on both sides of a prosecution. We are able to see a problem from many angles and move forward with confidence. Because of our reputation as being among the most effective criminal lawyers in the area, we present a credible threat to the prosecutor’s case. We are often able to negotiate resolutions that many other lawyers simply would not be able to achieve. When a trial is necessary, our effectiveness in trial is well known throughout Michigan. Our highest priority is to obtain a full dismissal of all charges if possible.
We defend and protect clients who have been arrested, charged or are suspects in any type of crime. Our practice includes helping clients with matters of DUI-OWI (drunk driving), drug offenses, violent crime, domestic violence, sex offenses, white collar crime, juvenile offenses, theft offenses (including retail fraud), appeals, misdemeanor charges, felony charges and more. We represent clients in the Oakland County Circuit Court and all of the local district courts.
A criminal conviction can have a serious impact on you, your family, your employment, your reputation, your financial stability and much more. Protect yourself by choosing an Oakland County criminal defense lawyer with the strength and background to fight for your rights.
The BEST POSSIBLE Criminal Defense in Oakland County
Providing the best possible service for our clients is important to us. While many Michigan criminal defense attorneys have a “one-man” or “one-woman” operation, we offer a true “team” approach to our cases that maximizes the client’s chances of achieving the best possible result. We offer a free initial consultation, and our clients can get in-touch with us twenty-four hours a day in case of emergency. In some cases, acting quickly can avoid a potentially difficult situation. We work discreetly, but aggressively, to help our clients resolve their criminal law problems.
If you would like to speak to an experienced, passionate and zealous Oakland County Criminal Defense Specialist today, please call us at (248) 263-6800 or complete a Request for Assistance Form and we will promptly contact you.
Oakland County Misdemeanor and Felony Charges
All felony cases in Oakland County are prosecuted by the Oakland County Prosecutor’s Office. Misdemeanors can be handled by the prosecutor or by a city or township attorney. Felony charges carry a possible sentence of at least a year or more in jail or prison. Misdemeanor charges are those punishable by one year or less in Oakland County Jail. All felony and misdemeanor charges can result in fines, costs, supervision fees, years of probation, therapy, drug and alcohol testing, therapy, education programs, tether, house arrest, and much more. You should understand that just because a jail or prison sentence is possible, that does not mean it is unavoidable. With the right representation, an experienced criminal defense lawyer can work with the judge and prosecutor to get charges reduced and agreements to avoid incarceration. In those cases where an accused is not guilty and wants a trial, the Defense Team with LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C. is second to none when it comes to efficient, thorough, and zealous representation.
From our Oakland County, Michigan office, we defend clients anywhere in Oakland County including Farmington Hills, Bloomfield Hills, West Bloomfield, Clawson, Southfield, Lake Orion, Clarkston, Royal Oak, Pontiac, Waterford, Hazel Park, Oak Park, Madison Heights, Oakland Twp., Orchard Lake, Sylvan Lake, Birmingham, Troy, Beverly Hills, Huntington Woods, Rochester Hills, Keego Harbor and more. We also handle cases throughout Southeastern Michigan.