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Avoo Rating, 10.0 Scott Grabel
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Chippewa County Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense Lawyers in Chippewa County

Statewide Offices Serving The Upper Peninsula And All Of Michigan

Facing Criminal Charges in Sault St. Marie, Chippewa County, or in the Upper Peninsula? Contact Grabel & Associates for a free consultation.

At our Chippewa County criminal defense law firm, we have experience getting charges dismissed or thrown out in all areas of criminal law, from the most serious violent crimes such as homicide and murder to misdemeanor shoplifting and marijuana possession.

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Our lawyers have proven results defending Chippewa County residents from all walks of life in all areas of criminal law including:

The attorneys at Grabel & Associates understand that each client is an individual and the facts and circumstances surrounding each case are unique. To that end, we are selective in the cases we handle in order to provide you the dedicated and committed defense you deserve. Once you become a client, our goal is simple – providing you the best possible defense. We will establish a winning strategy for you through our in-depth investigative techniques and up-to-the-minute legal research. We know how to win cases and have the proven results to show it.

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If you have been previously convicted of a Michigan crime, we can help you get a fresh start.

Under the leadership of Scott Grabel our Chippewa County criminal defense attorneys provide post-conviction services, including:

  • Expungement
  • Federal and state appeals
  • Probation and parole violation defense
  • Driver’s license restoration

Chippewa County Criminal Court Information

The 15th Circuit Court and the 91st District Court have jurisdiction over criminal matters in Chippewa County. The Chippewa County District Court handles misdemeanor cases that are not punishable by more than one year, as well as preliminary examinations in felony cases, arraignment, setting and acceptances of bail, and trials and sentencing. The Chippewa County Circuit Court has jurisdiction over all felony cases and criminal appeals. The Chippewa County Circuit Court is located in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, at:

319 Court St. #8
Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 49783

The District Court is located at:

325 Court St. #1
Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 49783

Facing criminal charges can be stressful and upsetting. Choosing the right attorney can mean the difference between freedom and jail time. Well-known throughout Chippewa County as aggressive and experienced, the criminal defense attorneys at Grabel & Associates are waiting to help you.

Call 1-800-342-7896 for a free consultation.

Client Reviews

If you are reading these reviews you are about to make a decision that will have a large impact on the rest of your life. I choose Grabel and Associates to represent me in my case and I could not have been more satisfied with the level of professionalism and dedication to their clients. I had the opportunity to meet and work with multiple lawyers in the practice all of which showcased a vast knowledge and understanding of the inner workings of the legal system. When you choose Scott Grabel to represent you will open yourself up to all of his resources. Depending on your case Grabel knows experts in all fields. I worked with polygraph examiners, investigators, and forensics experts. Grabel and Associates will defend without prejudice of innocence or guilt. Scott Grabel was able to lead me through every step of the process with great communication the whole way. I would recommend Scott Grabel and Associates to my friends, family and anyone who is in need of representation. B. A.
Best attorney in state of Michigan. Caring and a true friend. Scott was with us every step of the way. He fought for a great injustice for our son and was able to provide an outcome that gave his life back. L. A.
Scott and his firm did an awesome job representing a family member of mine, I would highly recommend him and his firm! They were extremely reliable, trustworthy and very informative and did a great job with the case. I couldn't be happier with the results that we received, I can't speak highly enough about the great job he did. If you are thinking about using his firm, I would highly recommend, I would definitely use his firm again if needed, he is an a great attorney with a great firm, you won't be disappointed! M. F.