Grand Rapids Criminal Defense Attorneys

Grand Rapids Criminal Defense Attorneys

It is the job of a criminal defense attorney to legally represent those charged with a crime. If you are looking at a misdemeanor or a felony with potential time in prison, you will want to have the best criminal defense team fighting for you because no one criminal defense case is identical to another.  The accomplished criminal defense attorneys at Peterson Paletta Balice, may be able to uncover certain arguments and factors that could mitigate or even negate the charges against you.

Our attorneys offer aggressive criminal defense to individuals charged with crimes in Grand Rapids and throughout the State of Michigan.  We work diligently to protect your rights and to ensure that the best results are achieved in every case.  With over 20 years of experience defending individuals charged with crimes, our criminal defense attorneys have successfully represented individuals charged with misdemeanors and felonies in Clinton, Eaton, Ingham, Ionia, Kalamazoo, Kent, Livingston, Montcalm, Muskegon, Ottawa, Oakland, Shiawassee, and Wayne Counties.

In addition to representing individuals on state charges, our lawyers have experience representing persons charged with federal crimes.  We offer a free initial consultation with one of our experienced criminal defense attorneys if you have been arrested or are facing criminal charges.  Our Michigan criminal defense attorneys are experienced trial attorneys and prepare from day one to take your case to trial, if necessary.

Individuals seeking to reverse the outcome of an unsuccessful criminal case often contact us. A criminal appeal is a highly technical legal pursuit.  Experience and staying current on the latest appellate and supreme court decisions are necessary to a successful criminal appeal. The attorneys at Peterson Paletta Balice have over 15 years experience in writing criminal appeals.  Our research staff is second to none in navigating not only the latest trends from the bench but in drafting compelling arguments.

We provide criminal defense for the following:

  • Arson
  • Assault & Battery
  • Auto Theft
  • Breaking & Entering
  • Child Abuse
  • Criminal Law Consulting
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI & Drunk Driving
  • Drug Offenses
  • Driver's License Restoration
  • Embezzlement Fraud
  • Felonies
  • Home Invasion
  • Homicide
  • Involuntary Manslaughter
  • Murder
  • Negligent Homicide
  • Probation / Parole Violations
  • Property Destruction
  • Resisting & Obstructing
  • Retail Fraud
  • Robbery
  • Sex Crimes
  • Theft Offenses
  • Truancy
  • Weapon Offenses
  • White Collar Offenses

Contact our criminal defense attorneys today for a legal consultation at (616) 957-3540 or fill out an online contact form here.