FAQs About Michigan Criminal Law

If you have been arrested or charged with a crime we understand what you are going through—your concerns and fears, and can answer all your questions. Our attorneys know how to help you, but your freedom and future depend on getting the right criminal defense team on your side as quickly as possible.

We have prepared a list of FAQs (frequently asked questions) to provide general information. This information should not be taken as legal advice and we encourage you to contact our law firm so we can answer your specific questions.

General FAQs

FAQs About Juvenile Offenders

FAQs About Innocent People Charged with a Crime

FAQs About Sentencing

FAQs About Criminal Records

There's No Need to Wait Until You Are Charged

If you are considered a suspect, or are being investigated for a crime you need a lawyer. We can help you avoid being bullied or tricked by the police into incriminating yourself. Hiring us while you are still being investigated may result in no charges being filed against you, and, if charges are filed, any fees you paid will be credited towards your defense.

If You Have Been Arrested or Charged with a Crime Call Us Immediately for a Free Emergency Consultation 24/7

Grabel & Associates is one of the very few law firms in the state of Michigan that only practices criminal defense law and our attorneys can provide you with aggressive and exceptional legal advocacy. We visit jails, accept major credit cards and can be reached 24/7.

Our defense team will do everything to ensure you avoid a conviction and jail time.

We Offer Post-Conviction Services

Whether you are seeking a new trial, a sentence appeal, or expungement of a criminal record, we can help you.

With attorneys throughout the state of Michigan, Grabel & Associates provides "pre-file," criminal defense, and post-conviction services for clients throughout the state.

We Only Practice Michigan Criminal Defense Law

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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.
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