Understand Your Rights After a Criminal Charge

Consult a criminal law attorney in Marysville, MI

A criminal charge doesn't have to disrupt your future. The Law Office of Richard W. Schaaf, PLC can provide you with a criminal law attorney in Marysville, MI. Our attorney will discuss the details of your case with you and work to help you get the best possible outcome.

To get a criminal defense attorney who will fight for you tirelessly, reach out to us right away.

Get legal representation for any criminal charge

When you're facing serious charges, you need a criminal law attorney that won't back down. We've seen success handling a variety of criminal cases, including those that involve:

  • Murder
  • Drug charges
  • Drunk driving
  • Armed robbery
  • Domestic violence
  • Sex crimes, including those involving children

Don't wait to retain a lawyer. Schedule a free consultation with our criminal defense attorney today. You can meet with us over the phone or in person.

CRIMINAL DEFENSE

DON'T TRY TO BATTLE THE POLICE, PROSECUTOR AND JUDGE ALONE

If you or a loved have been charged with a crime in Marysville, MI it is confusing, embarrassing, and frightening. To the police, you are a criminal, to the Prosecutor and Judge you are a "defendant." The Law Office of Richard W. Schaaf views you as a person in need of assistance with criminal defense in Marysville, MI. We will make sure your legal rights are upheld and you obtain the best possible results.

You have questions that need answers:
➢ Will I go to jail?
➢ How do I get my bail reduced?
➢ What if the police want to talk to me?
➢ How do I get a copy of the police report?
➢ How can I convince the judge and jury I didn't do this?
➢ How do I make sure the court looks at the evidence I have?

Experienced legal representation in Marysville, MI can make the difference

An experienced criminal defense attorney in Marysville, MI can mean the difference between having your record cleared or going to jail and owing thousands of dollars in fines, court costs, and restitution.

Richard W. Schaaf is a winning criminal defense trial attorney in in Marysville, MI. He will represent you
throughout the entire criminal process and work to get you the best possible outcome. He may
be able to:

➢ Convince the prosecuting attorney to drop the charges if evidence against you is weak.
➢ Have evidence suppressed if your constitutional rights were violated at the time of arrest or during the police investigation.
➢ Convince a jury to view facts in your favor and find you not guilty
➢ If evidence is against you, convince the prosecuting attorney to reduce charges or negotiate a plea offer.

Every case is unique. The facts and evidence determine the outcome. Representation by an experienced and knowledgeable criminal defense attorney strengthens your position.

The Law Offices of Richard W. Schaaf defends persons accused of all criminal offenses including:

➢ Sex Crimes, including those involving children
➢ Homicide - murder is the most serious type of criminal charge possible
➢ DUI/DWI - Drunk Driving Charges have serious long-term consequences
➢ Burglary/Robbery/Home Invasion - Can leave a permanent black mark on your record
➢ Drug Charges - possession, distribution, running a drug house
➢ Weapons Offenses - possession, selling, felon in possession
➢ Domestic Violence - can be against spouse, girlfriend, anyone you reside with
➢ Assault and Assault and Battery - You can be charged with assault without physically harming someone
➢ Probation and Parole violations
➢ Record expungement

When charged with a crime you need a winning trial lawyer with the background and experience to provide the best criminal defense in Marysville, MI.

We represent you through all phases of the criminal process

Richard W. Schaaf is committed to fighting for you. We make sure your rights are protected and your voice is heard. Our goal is to achieve the best possible outcome.

We will represent you through every phase of the criminal process, including:

➢ Arraignment - the reading of your charges and when bond is set
➢ If unable to secure bond, we will meet with you at the jail
➢ Police investigations and interviews - we will attend any police interviews with you
➢ Search and Seizure - we will review whether your constitutional rights were violated
➢ Bail hearings - if bail is excessively high, we will petition the court for a reduction
➢ Court hearings including probable cause, preliminary, plea hearing, pre-trial, and trial.