When a person becomes aware that they are a suspect of a criminal investigation, they should immediately retain legal counsel. Every decision they make during this process is critical to the outcome of the case, and an attorney can advise them on how best to act.
The dedicated criminal defense attorneys at the law firm of Ellerd, Hultgrenn and Dahlhauser, defend southeastern Washington clients against a vast array of offenses. A conviction on certain charges can result in severe penalties, including fines, incarceration, loss of driving privileges and the loss or your right to possess or own a firearm.
In every case, our only concern is to avoid a conviction on your record. We work closely with you to understand your version of the events leading up to your arrest. We also review the police reports, witness statements and all evidence associated with your case. We build the strongest possible defense on your behalf. If we find that your rights were violated at any point, we will work to have the charges against you reduced or dismissed.
Our criminal defense lawyers have decades of combined experience in the area of criminal law and represent clients in Kennewick, Pasco, Richland and surrounding areas. We have a complete understanding of your rights under the law, and we know how to manage your case to a favorable conclusion. We know when to negotiate and when to take the matter to court. At every stage, we will keep you informed of your options and make sure you have all the information you need to make a sound decision.
Including but not limited to allegations of Property crimes, Domestic violence, Narcotic violations, Homicides, and Assault.
Including but not limited to allegations of assault, DUI, MIP, disorderly conduct, and obstructing a law enforcement officer.