Protecting Your Rights In Difficult Circumstances

Even a minor criminal offense can have wide ranging repercussions on your life. Your freedom and livelihood may be affected. You may be facing financial trouble after having to pay hundreds, if not thousands in fines. In addition, the damage to your reputation may be irreparable. Without capable and experienced legal counsel, you may be facing the full brunt of the legal system.

Our criminal defense lawyers are trial lawyers. At Alward Fisher Rice Rowe & Graf, we offer strong representation in a variety of criminal law matters across Traverse City and Northern Michigan.

Experience In The Courtroom And At The Negotiation Table

Our attorneys work diligently to protect your rights in a wide variety of misdemeanor and felony matters, including:

  • Driving while intoxicated (DWI), or other instances of operating a vehicle while intoxicated (OWI)
  • Driver's license restoration and appeal
  • Drug offenses
  • Assault and battery
  • White collar offenses, including embezzlement
  • Weapons charges
  • Arson
  • Domestic disputes and domestic violence

Our attorneys will guide you through every phase of your defense including the arraignment, pretrial, preliminary examination, trial, sentencing, posttrial motions and appeals.

As trial lawyers, we have extensive experience in front of juries and know how to use juries to our clients' advantage. Regardless of the category or potential penalty associated with the offense, we provide the same zealous representation and negotiating techniques. Assisting both adults and juveniles with criminal defense issues, we prioritize helping our clients achieve their goals.

Secure Strong Counsel Today

To contact our firm and discuss your criminal issue, or to learn more about our attorneys, call 231-668-9836 or use the online form.