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WisconsinCriminal Defense Lawyers in Wausau, Wisconsin

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 Wisconsin, 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 Wisconsin 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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Peter J Prusinski

Peter J Prusinski
Prusinski Law
500 N. 3rd St STE 208-12
Wausau, WI 54403
Peter J Prusinski is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Marquette University Law School... read more >

Richard M Lawson

Richard M Lawson
Lawson Law Office
617 Forest St.
Wausau, WI 54403
Richard M Lawson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jay Kronenwetter

Jay Kronenwetter
Kronenwetter Law Firm
415A Division Street
Wausau, WI 54403
Licensed for 16 years, Jay Kronenwetter is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended University of Wisconsin Law School... read more >

James B Connell

James B Connell
Crooks, Low & Connell
P.O. Box 1184
Wausau, WI 54402
James B Connell is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

William D Mansell

William D Mansell
415 Division Street
Wausau, WI 54402
Licensed for 43 years, William D Mansell is a Personal Injury and Family Law lawyer who attended University of Wisconsin Law School... read more >

Andrew M Morgan

Andrew M Morgan
Morgan Law Office
P.O. Box 1962
Wausau, WI 54402
Andrew M Morgan is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robin L Kennedy

Robin L Kennedy
Kennedy Law Office
617 Forest Street
Wausau, WI 54403
Robin L Kennedy is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Ryan D Lister

Ryan D Lister
Law Offfice of Ryan D. Lister
408 3rd Street Suite 202
Wausau, WI 54403
Ryan D Lister is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Peter Charles Rotter

Peter Charles Rotter
Peter C. Rotter
1008 N. Fifth Street
Wausau, WI 54403
Peter Charles Rotter is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John E Bliss

John E Bliss
Bliss Law Office
315 Oakwood Circle
Wausau, WI 54403
John E Bliss is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Daniel T Cveykus

Daniel T Cveykus
625 Washington St.
Wausau, WI 54403
Daniel T Cveykus is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Stephen W. Sawyer

Stephen W. Sawyer
Stephen W. Sawyer Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 940, 1547 Strongs Avenue Suite A
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Licensed for 27 years, Stephen W. Sawyer is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Notre Dame Law School... read more >

Randall Krueger

Randall Krueger
Krueger Law Offices
301 Grand Avenue
Wausau, WI 54402
Randall Krueger is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John M Schellpfeffer

John M Schellpfeffer
Schellpfeffer Law Officxe
408 3rd Street Sutie 202
Wausau, WI 54403
John M Schellpfeffer is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Kenneth J Andraski

Kenneth J Andraski
Lonsdorf & Andraski
P.O. Box 1585
Wausau, WI 54402
Kenneth J Andraski is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Brett Ray Blomme

Brett Ray Blomme
State Public Defender's Office
370 Grand Avenue
Wausau, WI 54403
Brett Ray Blomme is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Lou Ann Bohn

Lou Ann Bohn
Office of the State Public Defender
370 Grand Avenue
Wausau, WI 54403
Lou Ann Bohn is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Carol Ann Hagstrom

Carol Ann Hagstrom
Russell Law Office
100 S. Court Street
Merrill, WI 54452
Carol Ann Hagstrom is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Michael A Hughes

Michael A Hughes
Hughes law Office
PO Box 303
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Michael A Hughes is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James C Koppelman

James C Koppelman
Schmitt & Koppleman
1029 E. Main Street
Merrill, WI 54452
James C Koppelman is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Anne J Renc

Anne J Renc
Office of the State Public Defender
370 Grand AVenue
Wausau, WI 54403
Anne J Renc is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Eric P Sheets

Eric P Sheets
Sheets Law Office, LLC
1052 Main Street Suite 206
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Eric P Sheets is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

David R Dickmann

David R Dickmann
State Public Defender
1025 Clark St. Suite 17
Stevens Point, WI 54481
David R Dickmann is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Troy L Nielsen

Troy L Nielsen
Assistant Public Defender
3056 Water Street Suite 10
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Troy L Nielsen is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Justin D Wolff

Justin D Wolff
Office of the State Public Defender
2402 E. Main Street Suite 2
Merrill, WI 54452
Justin D Wolff 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.


Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

WACDL provides support and training to criminal defense attorneys statewide and promotes the proper administration of criminal justice.


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