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Wexford County Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense Attorney in Wexford County Michigan

Have you been arrested in Cadillac, Manton or Buckley? Are you in search of aggressive criminal defense representation in Wexford County?

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Call 1-800-342-7896 To Speak To Michigan’s Dedicated Criminal Defense Firm

At Grabel & Associates, our experienced criminal defense law firm is committed to helping you avoid a conviction and stay out of jail.

With over 100-years of proven results our criminal trial attorneys know what it takes to provide a vigorous defense and obtain the best results possible in your matter.


No matter what the crime, we are there to help. Our law office provides top quality legal representation to Wexford County residents and clients throughout the state of Michigan facing charges in all types of crimes including:

  • Drunk driving: We will fight any drunk driving charge and will seek to maintain your driving privileges.
  • Drug charges: Our drug defense team is committed to avoiding convictions and keeping you out of jail.
  • Sex crime charges: Whatever the charge, our sex crimes defense lawyers will vigorously fight to defend your name and your freedom, and keep your name off the Michigan sex crimes registry.
  • Violent crimes: Our homicide and other violent crimes defenders understand that your future is on the line when faced with serious felony charges. We will do what it takes to provide you the best defense possible.
  • Theft and property crimes: Our Michigan theft and property crimes attorneys will conduct a thorough investigation of all the facts and circumstances surrounding an alleged incident. We will leave no stone unturned in order to provide you a powerful defense.
  • Juvenile crimes: Our juvenile defenders understand the importance of keeping a juvenile matter out of adult court and off your teen’s permanent record. We will fight your child’s future.


Wexford County Criminal Defense Information

Wexford County Michigan criminal matters are heard either in the 84th District Court or the 28th Circuit Court. The 84th District Court has jurisdiction over criminal misdemeanors. Felony matters and serious misdemeanors bound over from district court are heard in the circuit court.

The 84th District Court and the 28th Circuit Court are both located in Cadillac, Michigan.

437 East Division
Cadillac, Michigan 49601
Phone: (231) 779-9515 (District Court)
Phone: (231) 779-9490 (Circuit Court)

At Grabel & Associates, we have years of experience successfully representing individuals from Wexford County and around the state of Michigan in the Wexford County court system. When you retain our criminal defense law firm you can be confident that we will put all our years of knowledge and training into fighting for your future.


If you already have a criminal conviction on your record, you have the right to appeal your conviction and sentence. For over 10 years, Attorney Scott Grabel has been successfully handling the appeals of people convicted of federal and state crimes throughout the state.

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.