Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer

Over 20 Years as a  Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer

Patrick S. Fragel – Former Prosecutor

If the Situation is Urgent, Call 24/7


As a Criminal Defense Lawyer, Patrick S. Fragel serves people facing difficulties such as drug and alcohol charges, assaults, traffic offenses, juvenile crimes, manslaughter and white collar crimes. Attorney Fragel assists you before, during and after your case. The client is always welcome to discuss the nature of the charges and the criminal defense strategy. Put his knowledge and skill to work for you. With over 20 years of experience, no case is too tough.

A Criminal Defense Lawyer to Defend All Felony and Misdemeanor Cases:

  • Drunk driving – OWI
  • Drug crimes
  • Medical marijuana
  • Domestic assault
  • Violent crimes
  • Embezzlement
  • Manslaugher
  • Internet crimes
  • White-collar crimes
  • Juvenile offenses
  • Expungements
  • License restorations
  • Larceny
  • Sex Crimes – SORA

Know Your Legal Options

Many of the cases handled by Patrick S. Fragel involve felony charges. Shoplifting and other theft crimes may be misdemeanors. But crimes such burglary, home invasion or robbery are felony charges. Felony convictions can land you in prison. We also defend clients facing drug charges such as use, possession or manufacturing illegal drugs. Such cases require an experience criminal defense lawyer to build a case that may avoid prison. Programs such as Tether, residential rehabilitation, Holmes Youthful Trainee Act, and deferred sentences for drug convictions are often used as alternative to prison. Oftentimes rehabilitation is the answer, not prison.

If you are charged with a White Collar crime, then you need a criminal defense lawyer to protect your career and professional reputation. Whether you have been charged with embezzlement, money laundering, or fraud, Patrick S. Fragel will protect your name and design a criminal defense strategy to protect your career.

Don’t Go To Court Alone

Consult Criminal Defense Lawyer Patrick S. Fragel, who has successfully prosecuted and defended felony and misdemeanor cases. Attorney Patrick S. Fragel’s experience includes jury trials, investigations, expert witness selection and polygraph exams.

If you or a family member are facing criminal charges, you need to know how a conviction could impact your life. Besides jail, criminal convictions can effect your employment rights, student financial aid, hunting privileges, driver’s license, your right to hold public office and vote. We take your case seriously, and use our skills to protect your rights.  Check out our client reviews and give us a call.

Patrick S. Fragel is a former Prosecutor.  He welcomes questions concerning the arraignment hearing or any other aspect of your criminal case.  He is currently a Criminal Defense Lawyer in Traverse City, the Upper Peninsula and surrounding areas. You can rely on his knowledge of Michigan criminal law and the Michigan Court Rules to protect your rights and freedom. If you are being investigated or have been charged with a crime, call Patrick for straight answers.

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 Patrick S. Fragel, Attorney at Law, P.C.