Criminal Law


Criminal Law

Defending Against Misdemeanors and Felonies

If you are facing criminal charges in West Michigan, you need a qualified and aggressive criminal defense lawyer who will fight for you. Avanti attorneys successfully defend those charged with both misdemeanors and felonies, including high-profile murder cases.

Avanti treats every client with respect, care and honesty. No matter your charges, we take your defense seriously. And you should, too. Every client is innocent until the prosecution can prove otherwise. This does not mean we judge you. We use plain English to explain the law, the penalties, defense strategy and how your decisions will affect the cases’ outcome.

You will always know exactly what the prosecutors are up to and how your case is progressing because we use a hard-nosed approach to fighting for your best interests and rights. If there is a legal defense available in your case, we will find it for you.

Avanti provides a rock-solid, tough, and effective criminal defense that fights every step of the way. Our aim is for the prosecution to drop or reduce charges to an acceptable outcome. If this can’t be accomplished, we will take your case to trial to fight for your rights. It’s your future and we understand how important it is to protect it.

If you do not see the service you desire, please contact us to determine if we can assist you with your federal or state criminal charges.

We defend people facing the following charges:

  • Traffic tickets and related offenses
  • Domestic violence, including PPOs
  • Assault and battery
  • Sex crimes (rape, child molestation, child pornography, prostitution, etc.)
  • Theft and embezzlement
  • Robbery, burglary
  • Tax fraud
  • Juvenile crimes (including, juvenile DUI/underage drinking, theft, vandalism, violence and sex crime cases)
  • Drug related offenses
  • Homicide, murder

“I needed help and you gave it to me.”

A Satisfied Client