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Directory for Criminal Defense Lawyers

If you are looking for a directory to find a criminal defense lawyer, then we recommend Lawyer Legion. This online directory includes the profiles for hundreds of the best criminal defense attorneys in Florida and throughout the United States. The directory does not allow attorneys or law firms to pay more to show up higher in the directory so its results are more trustworthy than other directories. 


Directory of Criminal Defense Attorneys at Lawyer Legion


Criminal defense attorneys tend to focus on fighting cases in either state court or federal court. Lawyers also tend to focus on representing clients at trial or during direct appeals or post-conviction matters. The directory can help you find an attorney who is best suited for your particular case.

The online attorney directory at Lawyer Legion has easy to use search features that can help you find an experienced criminal defense attorney. Search by practice area and location (by address, city, county, state or zip code). You can also search for the attorney's name.

The directory ranks criminal defense lawyers based on their experience, focus on a particular practice area, membership and leadership in trusted specialty bar associations, and status as a board certified attorney in criminal law, DUI defense, or other relevant practice areas.

Attorneys who practice criminal defense improve their skills by joining organizations such as:

  • The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and its state and local affiliate organizations;
  • NORML National Legal Committee;
  • National College for DUI Defense (NCDD); and 
  • The DUI Defense Lawyers Association (DUIDLA).

Attorneys can also become board certified in state and national programs such as the National Board of Trial Advocacy


How Do I Find a Criminal Defense Attorney Near Me?

To find a criminal defense attorney near you, search by your state, county or city. Even the top criminal defense attorneys offer a free consultation. During the consultation you can discuss your criminal charge and possible defenses. You can also talk with the attorney about the attorney fees needed for your defense. Many criminal defense attorneys provide payment plans.

In some cases, a criminal defense attorney will consider taking a case on a pro bono basis especially when the case is referred to them from a trusted non-profit legal organization.


Definition of Criminal Defense

The term "criminal defense" is defined as the practice of defending individuals and businesses accused of crimes and prosecuted for a felony or misdemeanor offense in state and federal trial courts. Criminal defense can also include a direct appeal after a conviction or post-conviction matters.


Lawyer Legion's Criminal Defense Directory

Lawyer Legion understands the importance of finding the right criminal defense lawyer for your particular case. Their online attorney directory for criminal defense lawyers is focused on factors that matter such as experience, focus on a practice area, membership in specialty bar associations and participation in specialty certification programs.

Use the directory to find a good criminal defense attorney near you. 


This article was last updated on Thursday, December 15, 2016.