Criminal Defense Lawyer
Aggressive Defense – When it Matters Most
Finding and working with a criminal defense lawyer in Missouri can be a daunting task. Many situations arise that require sound legal advice. Facing a criminal charge is one situation you should never be alone. When a person is accused of committing a crime, they find themselves alone, afraid and terrified about a system which they have never had to deal with. When your freedom is at jeopardy, you need an experienced Missouri attorney on your side. Call today for serious, aggressive, and affordable defense.
At Markwell Law LLC, I provide extremely aggressive criminal defense representation. I am committed to helping society’s most vulnerable citizens, often times, it is those who are charged with the most heinous acts, guilty or not guilty, who suffer from the prejudices, stereotypes, and pre-dispositions of a society that presumes defendants guilty until proven innocent. This shouldn’t be, nor does it have to be the case.
I believe everyone deserves the right to be treated fairly by the state, the judge and the jury — no matter the charges. The rights afforded to all of us by the Constitution cannot, should not, and will not be lost just because someone has an accusation brought against them.
Don’t let criminal charges make you lose sight of your legal rights. Call me today at 636-486-1093 to arrange a free consultation.
A Zealous Advocate On Your Side
The attorney you choose should know the law, inside and out, from all angles. Having been on all sides of criminal cases, including having been a former contract prosecutor and Judge Pro Tem, I have an extensive knowledge, skill base, and experience to represent even the most complex of criminal cases. I take pride in my courtroom skills, and I understand the importance of establishing good working relationships with judges, courthouse staff and prosecutors.
I also understand how professionalism can work to my clients’ advantage when negotiating criminal charges, working with judges, or arguing various motions. Most importantly, I also know when it’s time to roll up the sleeves and fight the bare-knuckle brawl that is trial.
As a former prosecutor, I have the experience to anticipate how a prosecutor may prepare your case and litigate at trial. I can review your case from the state’s perspective and provide diligent criminal defense to help minimize your consequences. Aside from over a decade of representing people charged with serious felonies, I’ve also attended the National Criminal Defense College in Macon, Georgia, a preeminent institution for the training of criminal defense lawyers.
Extensive Representation — Strength in Numbers
My criminal defense practice is extensive having conducted hundreds of trials, and negotiated thousands of plea agreements. In representing my clients, I utilize a network of professionals and experts in order to effectively represent my client. The government accusing you has vast resources with the goal of obtaining a conviction for those it accuses. Working together with your defense attorney, paralegal, investigator, and various experts is essential to your success. I rely on their expertise to assist me in informing the jury, presenting the evidence, and winning the case. This is your team because this is your future.
As a Criminal Defense Lawyer, I have extensive experience in defending my clients. I conduct thorough trial preparation and build defense strategies for felonies and misdemeanors, including:
- Domestic violence
- Child molestation
- Drug offenses
- Reckless driving
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Free Initial Consultations
If you are facing serious criminal charges, you need a diligent Criminal Defense Lawyer in your corner. I am available to discuss your situation at 636-486-1093, or you can send me an e-mail. I keep regular office hours in St. Charles County Missouri. My office is located in O’Fallon off of Lake St. Louis Blvd and West Clay.
Don’t let another day go by without having a zealous attorney protecting your future.
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O’Fallon, MO 63366