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Types of Post-Conviction Motions

After a jury or judge has made a decision in a criminal case, it may seem as if your fight for justice is over. In Michigan criminal cases, however, there may be pre-sentencing motions or appeals options that are available to you or your loved one who has been convicted. Contact Grabel & Associates now to find out more about the legal options available to you and how further legal action could impact your sentence or case result. While it is difficult to overturn a jury verdict or judicial decision, not all cases are set in stone, and it is critical to take control of your future by exploring the post-conviction legal actions that could help you obtain a better case outcome.

Michigan Post-Trial Motions and Appeals Attorney Defending Clients Facing Criminal Conviction in Ann Arbor, Lansing, Grand Rapids, Detroit, and Throughout Michigan

Our criminal motions and appeals lawyers have experience working with clients who face difficult and complex legal situations, and we understand the laws and issues affecting your case. Contact our Michigan criminal defense firm now if you or someone you care about has been convicted of a crime. It is never too late to begin working with a premier criminal defense team to fight for a better result, and our lawyers will do everything they can to help you throughout the criminal justice process.

Act fast to secure a capable post-conviction lawyer, and fight back against wrongful conviction or harsh sentencing. While post-trial cases are extremely difficult, some clients are able to obtain a new trial, withdraw a plea, or have a decision overturned after working with a talented criminal defense firm. Grabel & Associates is available throughout Michigan’s 83 counties to defend your rights and stand with you in your fight for justice.

Why File Criminal Post-Conviction Motions in Michigan Court Cases

Grabel & Associates will help you fight conviction even after your trial has concluded, and can investigate the details of your case in order to determine the best steps to take throughout the rest of your legal battle.

If you believe that a conviction was unjust based on any of the following, contact our firm now to explore your post-trial options:

  • Newly discovered evidence that could not have been known throughout the initial trial
  • Perjury by a witness that could affect the outcome of the case
  • Jury bias or misconduct
  • Prosecutor misconduct
  • Judicial bias or misconduct
  • Judicial conflict of interest
  • Ineffective counsel
  • Violation of constitutional rights
  • Plea entered without full understanding of the potential consequences

If you or a loved one has been convicted of a criminal charge in Michigan and has any reason to believe the decision could be changed through post-conviction motions or appeals, contact our firm immediately.

Motion and Appeal Options in MI Criminal Cases

Grabel & Associates has extensive experience fighting for the rights and interests of clients in criminal cases. Our attorneys can assist you in filing any of the following motions or appeals:

  • Motion for New Trial
  • Motion for Directed Verdict
  • Motion for Ginther Hearing Based On Ineffective Legal Representation
  • Appeal by Right
  • Appeal by Leave

Criminal motions can help you bring new evidence into your case, demonstrate misconduct that led to conviction, or change a plea you did not intend to enter. If criminal motions are not accepted by a judge, you can still pursue an appeal in some criminal cases. Contact Grabel & Associates as soon as possible if you or someone you care about is facing conviction and let us explain your motion and appeal options to you.

Our Approach to Motions and Appeals in Michigan Courts

Our experienced attorneys work with clients who are facing criminal conviction and will investigate every detail of your case in order to help you understand the legal issues that could affect your result. Our skilled team of criminal defense lawyers knows how to file motions and appeals in Michigan, and we will not rest until you have explored every legal option available.

We care about our clients and their futures, and will stand with you or your family throughout the post-trial process. Contact us immediately if you or a loved one has been unjustly convicted and we will start working on your case right away.

Contact Scott Grabel for Motions and Appellate Defense in MI

For representation throughout the post-conviction process, or for legal defense in appellate court, contact us online now or by phone. If you have a legal question about your case, an experienced case analyst can be reached 24/7 at our toll free number, 1-800-342-7896. You can also ask to set up a free, no-obligation consultation with experienced trial lawyer and founding attorney Scott Grabel. Act quickly to secure representation and strive for a more favorable case result.

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.