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Paul Stanko

Paul Stanko

Drug Crimes and Marijuana Lawyer
Law Offices of Paul Stanko
Plymouth, IN
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About Paul Stanko

Former Lake County Judge Paul Stanko is one of Indiana's most experienced criminal lawyers.

Attorney Biography

Former Lake County Judge Paul Stanko is one of Indiana's most experienced criminal lawyers. As a prosecutor, Superior Court judge, Constitutional Law professor and criminal defense attorney, he has helped thousands of persons with issues in Indiana criminal courts. He has extraordinary knowledge, expertise and experience in criminal matters. The Law Offices of Paul Stanko, Attorney at Law are focused on providing high-quality client service and superior outcomes. Paul Stanko's practice is devoted to the defense of those accused of drunk driving, drug possession and dealing, domestic violence, and other criminal offenses throughout north central and northwest Indiana. From his South Bend and Plymouth offices, he serves clients with criminal cases in St. Joseph, Marshall, Elkhart, LaPorte, Starke, Kosciusko, Fulton, Miami, and surrounding counties. From his Crown Point office, he serves counties along the I-65 corridor, including Lake, Jasper, Newton, White, and Tippecanoe counties. Besides drunk driving, drug law and domestic violence defense, he handles all other criminal cases, including felony and misdemeanor charges. Paul Stanko has been honored to serve as a member of the Board of Governors, Court of Appeals, and Historian of the American Judges Association, as well as chairman of the Retired/Senior Judges Committee and member of the Membership, Court Security, and Conference Site committees of that organization. Paul is also a proud member of the NORML Legal Committee and the National Rifle Association, and a life-long civil libertarian and defender of the Bill of Rights. With over 40 years of experience in Indiana criminal law and recognized expertise in defending persons accused of crimes, The Law Offices of Paul Stanko, Indiana Criminal Defense Attorney, are here to help you in your hour of need.

Practice Areas

Marijuana Law (30%)
Drug Crimes (30%)
DUI / DWI (25%)
Criminal Defense (15%)


Résumé - Paul Stanko

Bar Licenses

Indiana State Bar
Member in Good Standing

Work Experience

Adjunct Professor-Indiana University Northwest

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Owner, Law Offices of Paul Stanko

Judge, Superior Court of Lake County, Indiana

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Deputy Prosecuting Attorney-Lake County, Indiana

Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney-Starke County, Indiana

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National Judicial College

Valparaiso University School of Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence

Duquesne University
Bachelor of Arts

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Marshall County Bar Association

NORML -National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws

American Judges Association

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Awards & Honors

Special Courts Jurisdiction Certificate
National Judicial College

Commercial Recognitions

Professional Involvement badge
Recognized for Professional Involvement
Lawyer Legion

Reviews - Paul Stanko

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Great drug defense lawyer

Posted by: Phillip Stephenson

Great drug defense lawyer

Paul Stanko defended me after police entered my home without a warrant and saw some cannabis plants. No charges were ever filed, and he got the cops off my back!

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Paul Stanko
Law Offices of Paul Stanko
214 West Washington Street
Plymouth, IN 46563

Secondary Address:
205 W. Jefferson Blvd. Suite 200
South Bend, IN 46601

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