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Homicide / Murder

Anyone facing homicide charges in Michigan will be subject to extremely serious criminal penalties. Murder and manslaughter are both severe accusations, and any charges or investigation will require you to work with the best possible defense lawyer. Grabel & Associates is recognized as a premier firm, and will be extremely advantageous to anyone seeking the best Michigan criminal defense lawyer for murder charges.

Attorney Defending Homicide / Murder and Manslaughter Cases in Ann Arbor LansingDetroitGrand Rapids and Throughout Michigan

Fight back against homicide charges and work with us to achieve the best result. The criminal defense lawyer you choose will make a decisive difference in your homicide case, and our qualified team will assuredly do everything necessary to earn you a great outcome in your Michigan case. We are experienced in all homicide charges including first-degree murder, second-degree murder, felony murder, voluntary manslaughter, involuntary manslaughter, and negligent homicide. Contact us right now to defend against criminal accusations.

Michigan Murder Defense Attorney

Grabel & Associates will provide you with experience, knowledge, and aggressive defense in your murder, manslaughter, or other homicide case. We defend clients at every stage of the criminal process, including pre-file, trial, and post-conviction stages. We know exactly what the prosecution needs to convict you and will work to defend your rights and protect your freedom, ensuring every legal action helps you achieve your legal goals. We will provide you with valuable insight into the aggressive investigative tactics commonly employed by police and prosecutors, and work to expose any mistakes made by police or prosecuting attorneys throughout your case.

Don’t speak with police before contacting Grabel & Associates. You need a homicide defense lawyer to speak on your behalf and ensure that you do not compromise your results when faced with coercive and forceful police tactics. Anything you say could be used against you in your homicide trial, so do not speak with anyone concerning any detail of your murder case. Politely decline to answer police questions and cooperate with the guidance of your attorney. It is crucial that you meet with your lawyer as quickly as possible if you have just been arrested or believe you may be under investigation. Contact us to gain an edge in your Michigan murder or manslaughter case.

Michigan First or Second Degree Murder Charge

If you are accused of first-degree murder, prosecuting attorneys usually need to prove that the murder involved premeditation. This is an extremely serious criminal charge, and a conviction will put you behind bars for life. Grabel & Associates can assist you in defending against a first-degree murder conviction by intensively studying the details of your case and constructing an effective defense strategy.

Second-degree murder is also a serious charge, though a prosecutor is not required to prove the murder was pre-meditated. This criminal charge could also result in a life sentence, so be sure to contact our criminal defense firm quickly and begin defending against conviction.

Manslaughter Attorney in Michigan

If you unlawfully kill another person without pre-determined intent, you could be convicted of manslaughter. In a voluntary manslaughter case, the accused has intentionally killed a person in the heat of the moment, and could be sentenced to 15 years in prison. In an involuntary manslaughter case, the accused has killed another person without intending death, but could also be sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Our experienced lawyers know how to fight against wrongful convictions and unjust sentences in manslaughter cases, and will work together with you to determine the best legal course of action. Contact us right away if you or a loved one is facing manslaughter accusations.

Our Proven Approach to Homicide Defense

We are recognized as one of Michigan’s best criminal defense firms, and we understand that thorough investigation into the details of every case is crucial. We never base our defense off the police report, and will dedicate ample time to investigating every aspect of your case. Grabel & Associates knows how to utilize expert witnesses in a homicide case including doctors, psychologists, document experts, and police investigation experts. We are committed to doing everything necessary to defend against a criminal conviction and will structure our defense approach around the result you want to achieve.

We know that every homicide case is unique and deserves the complete, individual attention of a talented attorney. Your lawyer will work with you at every stage of your case and constantly consult with you to align our strategy with your needs. Our approach has been proven throughout the state of Michigan, and our proven results demonstrate why we are regarded as a first-rate Michigan defense firm.

Contact Grabel & Associates to Defend Murder or Manslaughter Charges

If you are facing homicide charges, call us right now, toll free, at 1-800-342-7896, and speak with an experienced case analyst concerning the details of your criminal case. Additionally, contact us to set up a free consultation with trial attorney Scott Grabel. Our aggressive defense will give you an advantage in your homicide case. The stakes are high in any murder or manslaughter case, and our attorneys understand that your future is on the line. 

Fight for a beneficial future with Grabel & Associates.

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.