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Criminal Defense Law


The stress of being charged with a criminal matter can be magnified while searching for a qualified and capable defense attorney. The Criminal Law attorneys at Smith Haughey have the experience and expertise to provide a vigorous defense in criminal justice cases throughout Michigan. Perhaps just as important, we provide clients with a level of comfort and sense of control in even the most difficult of circumstances.

Our attorneys possess the skills necessary to meet any client’s needs – whether the circumstances demand an accomplished trial attorney, a savvy negotiator, or an astute legal counselor to advise on legal rights.


Our attorneys have earned the respect of judges, prosecutors, and police officers as aggressive attorneys who easily meet the challenge of tough cases. We represent clients in all manner of misdemeanor and felony proceedings, including:

    Armed robbery
    Assault and battery
    Criminal sexual conduct
    Domestic assault
    Drinking and driving (DWI, DUI)
    Drug offenses
    Juvenile offenses
    Prescription drug offenses
    Reckless driving
    Traffic offenses
    Vehicular manslaughter
    White-collar crime
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