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Lake Charles Criminal Defense Attorney

When facing a criminal charge, you need immediate, responsive and dependable criminal defense. At the Law Office of John E. Fitz-Gerald, L.L.C., in Lake Charles, Louisiana, we know that a criminal conviction can seriously impact your personal rights and your record. You could amass serious fines and face jail time. Our firm will work aggressively to defeat your criminal charges, when possible, and reduce any potential penalties imposed in your case.

Experienced Criminal Trial Attorney Providing Strategic, Aggressive Defense You Can Trust

Our firm has more than 30 years of experience in successful courtroom litigation. Taking a strategic approach from the outset, we are prepared to handle even the most difficult and complex cases. Our Lake Charles criminal defense lawyer handles all felonies and misdemeanors, including:

  • Drug crimes
  • Violent crimes
  • White collar crimes
  • Juvenile crimes
  • Theft crimes
  • Sex crimes
  • Internet crimes

We will initiate an immediate investigation to collect all evidence, working with experts when necessary to defend your rights and build a successful case on your behalf. When necessary, we collaborate with legal, medical and other professional experts who can assist in your defense.

Expert Resources and Investigations Into DUI, Drug Crimes, Internet Crimes and More

Most criminal matters are very complex, requiring immediate investigation. Our attorney works with a range of professional experts. We know how to effectively confront complex matters involving white collar crimes. We will also review and analyze other evidence, challenge witness statements, and apply our extensive knowledge of the Fourth Amendment search and seizure law to suppress illegally obtained evidence against you.

Many jurors wrongly assume that any person arrested of a crime is guilty because of the arrest. It is our professional responsibility to review the evidence collected and presented against you and to fairly present your side of the case. We will always remain fair and honest and provide you with a reasonable evaluation of the prospects of your case. We will also preserve your ability to return to court for expungement of your record, even if you are convicted and complete terms of a sentence.

Call 337-494-1200 to schedule an initial consultation or contact us by e-mail to reach our Jennings DUI lawyer.

Free parking · Located conveniently next to the courthouse · Handicapped-accessible · Home, hospital visits upon request

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Law Office of John E. Fitz-Gerald, L.L.C.
1 Lakeshore Dr, Suite 1230
Lake Charles, LA 70629

Phone: 337-494-1200
Fax: 337-494-1009
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