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New HampshireCriminal Defense Lawyers in New Hampshire

The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney in New Hampshire, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.


Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.


Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.


A criminal defense lawyer in New Hampshire should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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Leonard D Harden

Leonard D Harden
Harden Law Offices
104 Main Street, Suite 3
Lancaster, NH 03584
Licensed for 25 years, Leonard D Harden is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Franklin Pierce Law Center, Now Univ. New Hampshire... read more >

Michael Stephen Bowser Jr.

Michael Stephen Bowser Jr.
6 Manchester Street
Nashua, NH
Licensed for 25 years, Michael Stephen Bowser Jr. is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Franklin Pierce School of L... read more >

Timothy J. Goulden

Timothy J. Goulden
The Law Offices of Timothy J. Goulden
253 Main Street
Nashua, NH 03060
Licensed for 9 years, Timothy J. Goulden is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Raymond Tamayo

Raymond Tamayo
Tamayo Law Firm, PLLC
814 Elm St. Suite 515
Manchester, NH 03101
Licensed for 5 years, Raymond Tamayo is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer who attended New England Law | Boston... read more >

Philip M Kalil

Philip M Kalil
23 Birch Street
Derry, NH 03038
Licensed for 12 years, Philip M Kalil is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer who attended Massachusetts School of Law... read more >

Joanne M Stella

Joanne M Stella
Durham Criminal Law
9 Madbury Road Suite #101
Durham, NH 03824
Joanne M Stella is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Joseph Caulfield

Joseph Caulfield
Caulfield Law & Mediation Office
126 Perham Corner Rd.
Lyndeborough, NH 03082
Licensed for 45 years, Joseph Caulfield is a Family Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Suffolk Law School... read more >

Jonathan Cohen

Jonathan Cohen
Cohen & Winters, PLLC
101 North State St Suite 1
Concord, NH 03301
Licensed for 20 years, Jonathan Cohen is a Marijuana Defense and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Washington University School of Law... read more >

Albert Hansen

Albert Hansen
Normand & Associates
15 High Street
Manchester, NH 03833
Albert Hansen is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Carol Chellman

Carol Chellman
Chellman Law, LLC
155 Fleet Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Carol Chellman is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Richard E Samdperil

Richard E Samdperil
Samdperil & Welsh, PLLC
155 Fleet Street
Exeter, NH 03833
Richard E Samdperil is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Philip H Utter

Philip H Utter
Green & Utter, PA
764 Chestnut Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Philip H Utter is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Cathy J Green

Cathy J Green
Green & Utter, PA
764 Chestnut Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Cathy J Green is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Michael J Iacopino

Michael J Iacopino
Brennan, Caron, Lenehan & Iacopino
85 Brook St.
Manchester, NH 03104
Michael J Iacopino is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Richard Monteith

Richard Monteith
Attorney at Law
14 Londonderry Road
Londonderry, NH 03053
Richard Monteith is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James H Moir

James H Moir
Moir & Rabinowitz, PLLC
5 Green Street
Concord, NH 03301
James H Moir is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

George T Campbell

George T Campbell
George T. Campbell, Attorney at Law
20 Market St. Suite 216
Manchester, NH 03101
George T Campbell is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James A Johnson

James A Johnson
11 Deerwood Drive
Litchfield, NH 03052
James A Johnson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert H. Prince

Robert H. Prince
Law Offices of Robert H. Prince J.D.
68 N. Broadway
Salem, NH 03079
Licensed for 27 years, Robert H. Prince is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended New England Law Boston... read more >

David H Mirsky

David H Mirsky
Mirsky & Petito, Attorneys at Law
P.O. Box 1063
Exeter, NH 03833
David H Mirsky is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John F Boyle

John F Boyle
Boyle Law Office
81C Highland Street
Plymouth, NH 03264
John F Boyle is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Gary Apfel

Gary Apfel
Simpson & Mulligan, PLLC
31 Old Etna Road Suite S-1
Lebanon, NH 03766
Gary Apfel is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Glenn G Geiger

Glenn G Geiger
Geiger & Heiser
347A Village Street PO Box 6147
Penacook, NH 03303
Glenn G Geiger is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrew Winters

Andrew Winters
Cohen & Winters, PLLC
64 North State Street
Concord, NH 03301
Andrew Winters is a Criminal Defense and Child Support lawyer who attended Duke Law School... read more >

Howard Gross

Howard Gross
Law Offices of Howard Gross
466 Central Ave Suite 9
Dover, NH 03820
Licensed for 12 years, Howard Gross is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Daniel K Sherwood

Daniel K Sherwood
Daniel K. Sherwood, P.C.
PO Box 16667
Hooksett, NH 03106
Daniel K Sherwood is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

F Michael Keefe

F Michael Keefe
Keefe & Browne, PA
831 Union Street
Manchester, NH 03104
F Michael Keefe is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Melissa Penson

Melissa Penson
Smith-Weiss Shepard, PC
47 Factory St.
Nashua, NH 03061
Melissa Penson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Nicholas Brodich

Nicholas Brodich
Tarbell & Brodich, P.A.
45 Centre Street
Concord, NH 03301
Nicholas Brodich is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Brad C Davis

Brad C Davis
Seufert Law Office
59 Central Street
Franklin, NH 03235
Brad C Davis is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John Gillen

John Gillen
Gillen Law Office
490 Lafayette Rd.
Hampton, NH 03842
John Gillen is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Lincoln Soldati

Lincoln Soldati
Soldati Law Offices, P.A.
51 Islington St Suite 206
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Lincoln Soldati is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Seth J Hipple

Seth J Hipple
The Law Offices of Martin & Hipple, PLLC
36 Warren Street Suite 1
Concord, NH 03301
Seth J Hipple is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Adam Bernstein

Adam Bernstein
Bernstein, Mello & Chadwick, PLLC
12 Temple Street
Nashua, NH 03060
Adam Bernstein is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Joseph E Welsh

Joseph E Welsh
Samdperil & Welsh, PLLC
155 Fleet Street
Exeter, NH 03833
Joseph E Welsh is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Shaunna L Browne

Shaunna L Browne
Keefe and Browne, P.A.
831 Union Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Shaunna L Browne is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Paul Garrity

Paul Garrity
Law Office of Paul Garrity
14 Londonderry Road
Londonderry, NH 03053
Paul Garrity is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Peter D Anderson

Peter D Anderson
McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton
900 Elm Street
Manchester, NH 03101
Peter D Anderson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Sheila J Burnham

Sheila J Burnham
Tower & Crocker
47 Main Street P.O. Box 510
Jaffrey, NH 03452
Sheila J Burnham is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Steven M Gordon

Steven M Gordon
Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.
107 Storrs Street
Concord, NH 03302
Steven M Gordon is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Timothy M Harrington

Timothy M Harrington
Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.
140 Washington St 2nd Floor
Dover, NH 03821
Timothy M Harrington is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Charles J Keefe

Charles J Keefe
Wilson, Bush, Durkin & Keefe, P.C.
184 Main St Suite 222
Nashua, NH 03060
Charles J Keefe is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Gary S Lenehan

Gary S Lenehan
Brennan, Caron, Lenehan & Iacopino
85 Brook St.
Manchester, NH 03104
Gary S Lenehan is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Michael D Ramsdell

Michael D Ramsdell
Ramsdell Law Firm
69 Bay Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Michael D Ramsdell is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jaye L Rancourt

Jaye L Rancourt
Brennan, Caron, Lenehan & Iacopino
85 Brook St.
Manchester, NH 03104
Jaye L Rancourt is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James Rosenberg

James Rosenberg
Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.
107 Storrs Street
Concord, NH 03302
James Rosenberg is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

David A Vicinanzo

David A Vicinanzo
Nixon Peabody
900 Elm Street
Manchester, NH 03101
David A Vicinanzo is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Eric R Wilson

Eric R Wilson
Wilson, Bush, Durkin & Keefe, P.C.
184 Main St Suite 222
Nashua, NH 03060
Eric R Wilson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Lawrence A Vogelman

Lawrence A Vogelman
Nixon, Vogelman, Barry, Slawsky & Simoneau, P.A.
77 Central Street
Manchester, NH 03101
Licensed for 45 years, Lawrence A Vogelman is a Civil Rights and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended Brooklyn Law School... read more >

Ryan L Russman

Ryan L Russman
14 Center St
Exeter, NH 03833
Ryan L Russman is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >
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Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

NHACDL works to ensure, safeguard and promote the effective assistance of counsel in criminal cases, supports and educates lawyers and promotes fairness and integrity in the criminal justice system.



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