Criminal Defense

Whether you have been charged with a felony or misdemeanor or have reason to believe you are under investigation, it is crucial to seek the advice of an experienced criminal defense attorney; an attorney who can advise you of your defense options, counsel you through the legal process, and protect your rights and reputation.

In North Dakota, Minnesota, and throughout the Upper Midwest, that means turning to the proven team of defense lawyers at Vogel Law Firm. Our criminal defense group offers more than 100 years of combined experience and has defended thousands of clients against charges involving:

  • Drunk driving ( DUI and DWI)
  • Drug offenses
  • Assault
  • Homicide
  • White collar crimes
  • Theft
  • Sexual offenses

What You Get When You Choose Vogel Law Firm To Defend You

Our criminal defense lawyers focus on providing a vigorous defense at all stages of a criminal matter, offering counsel during precharge investigations, providing representation if a crime has been charged, defending at trial and pursuing post-conviction relief. Our team's successful track record regularly includes preventing charges from being filed, obtaining dismissal via pretrial motions, achieving acquittals at trial and winning on appeal.

Keeping Your Record Clean

We know how important your good name is to you; having a criminal record can result in difficulty finding employment and housing, and also result in additional collateral consequences. Our team counsels and represents clients in all types of criminal, quasi-criminal and related civil matters, including:

  • Professional licensing issues and occupational licensing boards
  • Game and fish administrative matters
  • Driver's license and traffic law issues
  • Firearm issues
  • Expungements
  • Pardons

In these matters, we have resolved licensing issues, restored firearms privileges, expunged records of past mistakes and even obtained a presidential pardon.

Put Our Skill And Experience On Your Side

We strive to understand each client's unique needs and develop a plan of defense tailored to their situation and goals. Your rights, reputation and livelihood are too important to settle for anything less. Contact us today to request a consultation.