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VermontCriminal Defense Lawyers in Bennington County, Vermont

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 Bennington County, Vermont, 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 Bennington County, Vermont 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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David F Silver

David F Silver
Barr, Sternberg, Moss, Lawrence & Silver, P.C.
507 Main Street
Bennington, VT 05201
Licensed for 35 years, David F Silver is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Cardozo Law School... read more >

Stephen L Saltonstall

Stephen L Saltonstall
5188 Main St
Manchester Center, VT 05255
Licensed for 43 years, Stephen L Saltonstall is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer who attended Northeastern University School... read more >

Joyce E Brenner

Joyce E Brenner
P.O. Box 2366
Manchester Center, VT 05255
Joyce E Brenner is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

William D Wright

William D Wright
160 Benmont Ave
Bennington, VT 05201
William D Wright is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Bradley D Myerson

Bradley D Myerson
Myerson Law Offices
5261 Main St
Manchester Center, VT 05255
Bradley D Myerson is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Daniel McManus

Daniel McManus
Barr, Sternberg, Moss, Lawrence, Silver & Fenster, P.C.
507 Main Street
Bennington, VT 05201
Daniel McManus is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

K James Malady III

K James Malady III
P.O. Box 18
Bennington, VT 05201
K James Malady III is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Frederick Bragdon

Frederick Bragdon
Bennington County Public Defender
411 Gage Street
Bennington, VT 05201
Frederick Bragdon is a Criminal Defense 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.


Vermont Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

VTACDL provides state-wide support, training and networking opportunities to criminal defense attorneys while advocating for the proper administration of criminal justice.



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