Columbus Criminal Defense Attorneys

Do not take criminal charges lightly. For you, time is of the essence following an arrest. Immediate legal representation is vital to protect your rights. You may be facing fines, loss of employment, license suspension or jail time. Life-changing legal problems require a skilled and experienced attorney at your side.

What Have You Been Charged With?

At Lerner & Shea, LLC, we provide aggressive representation with a foundation of professionalism and ethics. On behalf of our clients charged with OVI or other crimes, we have appeared before municipal, state and federal courts throughout Ohio. No matter what you have been charged with, we are prepared to defend you vigorously.

Specific areas of our criminal defense practice include:

  • Sex offenses — Our law firm provides skilled defense against sex crime charges involving online solicitation of minors, Internet pornography and other allegations.
  • DUI/OVI — We defend against a full range of drunk or drugged driving charges, including those involving commercial drivers and cases in which high breath tests and Breathalyzer refusals are factors.
  • Drug charges — If you are facing drug charges for marijuana possession or distribution or another offense, our lawyers can protect your rights.
  • Traffic offensesTraffic violations can impact your driver's license and carry other consequences. We can protect your interests.

From the moment we take on your case, we remain at your side, navigating you through every stage of the criminal justice system. We understand what is at stake for you when you are facing serious criminal charges and work with you to build a vigorous defense on your behalf. Your Basic freedom and a commercial driver's license may be at risk. A criminal record will follow you as you apply for jobs or financial aid for schooling.

Contact An Experienced Defense Lawyer

To schedule a free consultation with an experienced Columbus criminal defense attorney at Lerner & Shea, LLC, call 614-929-3149 or 800-832-9560. Or, if you prefer, fill out our intake form. Our attorneys know that criminal charges can occur at any time of the day or night. They make themselves available 24/7 to provide immediate and diligent advocacy.

We accept all major credit cards and arrange payment plans as needed.