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Mecosta County Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense Lawyer in Mecosta County Michigan

If you’re under investigation or have been charged with any crime in Mecosta County —don’t let another day go by without calling an experienced Michigan criminal defense lawyer.

Many people think they can beat charges on their own. Having an experienced criminal defense attorney on your side gives you a better chance of preserving your legal rights.

Contact the lawyers at Grabel & Associates if you need an aggressive Michigan criminal defense attorney.

We Fight. We Win.

With more than 100 combined years of criminal defense experience, our skilled lawyers have provided top–quality representation in all areas of criminal law including even the most serious charges such as homicide, drug trafficking, and gang violence.

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At the law offices of Grabel & Associates, we have a proven record of success in all area of criminal law including:

  • Drunk driving defense: If you’ve arrested for DUI our lawyers can provide an immediate response, helping to get charges reduced or eliminated and retaining your driving privileges.

  • Assault: When facing assault and battery charges involving spouses or domestic partners, an arrest is mandatory. The lawyer you hire can make the difference between jail time, a reduced sentence, and freedom. The domestic assault lawyers at Grabel & Associates have a proven record of achieving the best possible results for those accused of assault.

  • Theft: Many theft crimes such as burglary, auto theft and armed robbery are charged as felonies and may lead to long prison sentences. Our theft crimes defense lawyers are familiar with the law, investigative techniques and successful defense strategies that can lead to getting your charges dropped or reduced to non–felony offenses.

The Criminal Defense Lawyer You Hire Will Make A Difference In Your Case

  • Drug charges: One of the first concerns of anyone charged with a drug crime is “will I go to jail?” The drug defense team at Grabel & Associates will provide the best possible defense to avoid a conviction. Where a conviction is unavoidable, our drug defense advocates have successfully found alternatives to jail for our clients including:
    • Drug rehab programs
    • Work release
    • Probation
    • House arrest
    • Deferred sentences

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Mecosta County Criminal Court Information

People throughout the state have more contact with district courts than any other court in the state. In Mecosta County, the 77th District Court handles all misdemeanors where punishment does not exceed one year, as wells as arraignment, setting and acceptance of bail, trial and sentencing. The district court also conducts preliminary examinations in felony cases. Felony cases bound over bound over for trial are heard in the Mecosta County Circuit Court.

The District Court and Circuit Court are located in Big Rapids, at:

The Mecosta County Building
400 Elm Street
Big Rapids, Michigan 49307

The criminal defense lawyers at Grabel & Associates have successfully represented clients from all walks of life charged with all types of crime in the Mecosta County criminal courts.

We Fight To Protect Your Rights

The criminal justice system can be overwhelming. Our criminal defense attorneys will work with you to protect your rights at every step of your case. The truth is that police will take every opportunity to try to get you to confess to a crime or provide incriminating evidence—possibly violating your rights in order to obtain the information they want. We strive to protect your constitutional rights and will fight to get charges reduced, thrown out or not even filed where law enforcement seeks to obtain a conviction by illegally or improperly investigating or detaining you.

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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.