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VermontCriminal Defense Lawyers in Rutland 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 Rutland 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 Rutland 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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Benjamin M Black

Benjamin M Black
Law Office of Benjamin Black, PLC
29 Union Street Studio 15
Brandon, VT 05733
Benjamin M Black is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Mark Furlan

Mark Furlan
Abatiell Associates, P.C.
One Justice Square
Rutland, VT 05701
Mark Furlan is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrew M Carter

Andrew M Carter
Meub Gallivan Carter & Larson, Attorneys, P.C.
65 Grove Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Andrew M Carter is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Barry Griffith

Barry Griffith
Griffith & Lundeen, P.C.
98 Merchants Row
Rutland, VT 05701
Barry Griffith is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Matt Harnett

Matt Harnett
Lorentz, Lorentz and Harnett
26 Court Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Matt Harnett is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Elizabeth D Mann

Elizabeth D Mann
Tepper Dardeck Levins & Gatos
73 Center Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Elizabeth D Mann is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Stephanie Foley

Stephanie Foley
Deppman & Foley, P.C.
P.O. Box 569
Middlebury, VT 05701
Stephanie Foley is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Mary Kay Lanthier

Mary Kay Lanthier
Rutland County Public Defender
145 State Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Mary Kay Lanthier is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Amanda Mowle

Amanda Mowle
Rutland County Public Defender
145 State Street
Rutland, VT 05751
Amanda Mowle is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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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.



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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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