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WashingtonCriminal Defense Lawyers in Kelso, Washington

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 Washington, 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 Washington 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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Jeanine Nicosia

Jeanine Nicosia
980 Rose Valley Rd
Kelso, WA 98626
Jeanine Nicosia is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Timothy J. Murphy

Timothy J. Murphy
Jeffrey D. Barrar, P.S.
2300 Main Street
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 6 years, Timothy J. Murphy is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Gonzaga University School of Law... read more >

Erin Bradley McAleer

Erin Bradley McAleer
Law Office of Erin Bradley McAleer
3709 E 4th Plain Blvd
Vancouver, WA 98661
Licensed for 11 years, Erin Bradley McAleer is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Joshua Baldwin

Joshua Baldwin
Baldwin Legal Services PLLC
1338 Commerce Ave Suite 101
Longview, WA 98632
Licensed for 16 years, Joshua Baldwin is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Thomas Floyd Carley

Thomas Floyd Carley
Carley Legal Services
2300 Main St
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 7 years, Thomas Floyd Carley is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Gonzaga University School of Law... read more >

Thomas J Gray

Thomas J Gray
Tom Gray & Associates
8009 NE 102nd Circle
Vancouver, WA 98662
Thomas J Gray is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James Hudson

James Hudson
Pacific Mitigation Specialists LLC
PO Box 739
La Center, WA 98629
James Hudson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James Sowder

James Sowder
1600 Daniels
Vancouver, WA 98660
James Sowder is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

David Spencer Kurtz

David Spencer Kurtz
PO Box 897
Battle Ground, WA
Licensed for 40 years, David Spencer Kurtz is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Megan Diane Peyton

Megan Diane Peyton
Jeffrey D. Barrar, P.S.
2300 Main St STE 100
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 14 years, Megan Diane Peyton is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Koji Tucker

Koji Tucker
Jeffrey D. Barrar, P.S.
2300 Main St STE 100
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 4 years, Koji Tucker is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrew Dinh Lawhon

Andrew Dinh Lawhon
Jeffrey D Barrar PS
2300 Main St
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 11 years, Andrew Dinh Lawhon is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Daniel Alexander Mellen

Daniel Alexander Mellen
Jeffrey D Barrar
2300 Main St
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 7 years, Daniel Alexander Mellen is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Matthew R Hoff

Matthew R Hoff
2901 Main St
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 20 years, Matthew R Hoff is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John Joseph Lutgens

John Joseph Lutgens
Lutgens Law Firm
4001 Main Street Suite 212
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 28 years, John Joseph Lutgens is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Gregger Edward Highberg

Gregger Edward Highberg
Vancouver Defenders
2300 Main St
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 5 years, Gregger Edward Highberg is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Stephen I Liss

Stephen I Liss
Vancouver Defenders
2300 Main St
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 9 years, Stephen I Liss is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

William P Whitehall

William P Whitehall
Jeffrey D. Barrar, P.S.
2300 Main St
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 14 years, William P Whitehall is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Mayrie Grimm

Mayrie Grimm
Grimm Law Group, PLLC
871 11th Ave Ste 2
Longview, WA 98632
Licensed for 16 years, Mayrie Grimm is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Edward L Dunkerly

Edward L Dunkerly
3709 E 4th Plain Blvd
Vancouver, WA 98661
Licensed for 43 years, Edward L Dunkerly is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert M Vukanovich

Robert M Vukanovich
211 E McLoughlin Blvd
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 22 years, Robert M Vukanovich is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Neil L Cane

Neil L Cane
3305 F St
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 31 years, Neil L Cane is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Aaron Ritchie

Aaron Ritchie
Green & Ritchie PLLC
1601 Lincoln Ave
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 17 years, Aaron Ritchie is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

F James Mayhew

F James Mayhew
Mayhew Law Firm
211 E McLoughlin Blvd Ste 100
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 31 years, F James Mayhew is a Criminal Defense and Estate and Probate Law lawyer... read more >

Eugene Graff

Eugene Graff
McKELL GRAFF, PLLC
10818 NE Coxley Dr Ste J
Vancouver, WA 98662
Licensed for 20 years, Eugene Graff is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Howard H Marshack

Howard H Marshack
Howard Marshack Law Firm PLLC
7720 NE Hwy 99 Ste D-236
Vancouver, WA 98665
Licensed for 38 years, Howard H Marshack is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Jamie M Foster

Jamie M Foster
1447 3rd Ave Ste A
Longview, WA 98632
Licensed for 10 years, Jamie M Foster is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Chelsea C Baldwin

Chelsea C Baldwin
Baldwin Legal Services, PLLC
1338 Commerce Ave Suite 101
Longview, WA 98632
Licensed for 16 years, Chelsea C Baldwin is a Real Estate Law and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Matthew Philbrook

Matthew Philbrook
Law Office of Matthew Philbrook, P.S.
300 W 39th St
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 20 years, Matthew Philbrook is a Criminal Defense and Civil Trial Law lawyer... read more >

John Lehr Green

John Lehr Green
Green & Ritchie PLLC
1601 Lincoln Ave
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 17 years, John Lehr Green is a Criminal Defense and Civil Trial Law lawyer... read more >

Victoria Ann Kesala

Victoria Ann Kesala
Kesala Law Office
15640 NE Fourth Plain Blvd Ste 106
Vancouver, WA 98682
Licensed for 23 years, Victoria Ann Kesala is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Carlee Kathleen Bliss

Carlee Kathleen Bliss
Law Office of Chad R. Zandi
1447 3rd Ave Ste A
Longview, WA 98632
Licensed for 3 years, Carlee Kathleen Bliss is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Maxwell Edward Lee

Maxwell Edward Lee
Morgan Law Firm
1555 3rd Ave Ste A
Longview, WA 98632
Licensed for 3 years, Maxwell Edward Lee is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Kevin Gravelet Blondin

Kevin Gravelet Blondin
Reitsch Weston & Blondin PLLC
1408 16th Ave
Longview, WA 98632
Licensed for 22 years, Kevin Gravelet Blondin is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Maggie Smith Evansen

Maggie Smith Evansen
Evansen & Associates, P.S.
401 W 17th St
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 21 years, Maggie Smith Evansen is a Criminal Defense and Local Government Law lawyer... read more >

Juliet Carolyn Laycoe

Juliet Carolyn Laycoe
Juliet Laycoe PC
1610 C St Ste 207
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 23 years, Juliet Carolyn Laycoe is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Samuel L Groberg

Samuel L Groberg
Mano Paroutaud Groberg & Ricks
20 SW 12th St
Chehalis, WA 98532
Licensed for 14 years, Samuel L Groberg is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Mary Katherine Gaffney

Mary Katherine Gaffney
Boyd, Gaffney, Sowards & Treosti
11015 NE Fourth Plain Blvd Ste D
Vancouver, WA 98662
Licensed for 35 years, Mary Katherine Gaffney is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Lori Ann Ferguson

Lori Ann Ferguson
Lori Ferguson Law Firm, PS
2220 H St
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 22 years, Lori Ann Ferguson is a Family Law and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Nicole Terece Dalton

Nicole Terece Dalton
Dalton Law Office PLLC
2904 Main St
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 15 years, Nicole Terece Dalton is a DUI / DWI and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

William Steven Montecucco

William Steven Montecucco
1914 Broadway St
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 25 years, William Steven Montecucco is a Real Estate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Shaun Callahan

Shaun Callahan
GLP Attorneys, P.S., Inc.
7600 NE 41st St Ste 125
Vancouver, WA 98662
Licensed for 7 years, Shaun Callahan is a Criminal Defense and Civil Trial Law lawyer... read more >

Christopher R Sundstrom

Christopher R Sundstrom
Chris R. Sundstrom Law Firm
1612 Columbia St
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 28 years, Christopher R Sundstrom is a Family Law and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Victoria Jean Tullet

Victoria Jean Tullet
Papa Murphy's
8000 NE Parkway Dr Ste 350
Vancouver, WA 98662
Licensed for 29 years, Victoria Jean Tullet is a Criminal Defense and Business Law lawyer... read more >

Brian A Walker

Brian A Walker
Brian Walker Law Firm, P.C.
210 E 22nd St
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 24 years, Brian A Walker is a Criminal Defense and Bankruptcy lawyer... read more >

Jeff Petersen

Jeff Petersen
Three Rivers Law Center
841 12th Ave Ste A
Longview, WA 98632
Licensed for 8 years, Jeff Petersen is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Laura Anne Mayhook

Laura Anne Mayhook
34808 NE 14th Ave
La Center, WA 98629
Licensed for 19 years, Laura Anne Mayhook is a Business Law and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Beau D Harlan

Beau D Harlan
The Harlan Law Firm
612 E McLoughlin Blvd
Vancouver, WA 98663
Licensed for 27 years, Beau D Harlan is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Leila Marie Arefi-pour

Leila Marie Arefi-pour
Vancouver Defender's
2300 Main St
Vancouver, WA 98660
Licensed for 2 years, Leila Marie Arefi-pour is a Personal Injury and Environmental Law lawyer... read more >

Meredith Mckell Graff

Meredith Mckell Graff
Meredith McKell Graff
10818 NE Coxley Dr Ste J
Vancouver, WA 98662
Licensed for 19 years, Meredith Mckell Graff is a Family Law and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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