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Traverse City Felony Defense Lawyer

Defending Felony Charges in Michigan

Man Being ArrestedIf you are facing felony charges, you need an experienced criminal defense lawyer on your side. Felony charges consist of crimes punishable by greater than one year in prison. Michigan felonies carry penalties of 2 years to 20 years in prison, unless it is a life offense. There are also High Court misdemeanors, which are treated as felonies since you can be sentenced to more than one year in prison.

Collateral Effects of Felony Charges

As a former prosecuting attorney and a defense attorney with 25 years of experience, Attorney Patrick Fragel is aware of how a felony record will limit your voting rights, gun rights, entitlement to public benefits, and career opportunities for the rest of your life. Drug convictions, sex crimes, and crimes of fraud and dishonesty each have harsh consequences of their own. For example, most drug convictions result in mandatory suspension of your Michigan drivers license. For a detailed evaluation of the collateral consequences of a felony conviction, contact Patrick S. Fragel today.

Contact an experienced criminal defense lawyer to help you navigate through felony charges such as:

As a former prosecutor and experienced criminal defense lawyer, Attorney Fragel has in-depth knowledge of Michigan law and courtroom procedure. Patrick S. Fragel has achieved a “distinguished” rating for ethical practices and legal knowledge from the Martindale-Hubbell independent lawyer rating service. His firm has helped thousands of clients over the past 25 years.

Contact us to help resolve the felony charges you or a loved one are facing.

Case Results

Fighting Aggressively for Our Clients
  • 1st Degree CSC Not Guilty
  • 3rd Degree CSC Case Dismissed
  • Breaking and Entering Not Guilty
  • Confession Suppressed Not Guilty
  • Drunk Driving 3rd Case Dismissed
  • Felony Drug Charges Case Dismissed
  • Drunk Driving 2nd Full Acquittal
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Why Patrick S. Fragel, Attorney at Law, P.C. is the Right Choice

  • Work One-on-One with the Attorney
  • Former Prosecutor
  • 25 Years of Trial Experience
  • Honest Appraisal of Your Case - "No Surprises"
  • US Army Veteran
  • Flat Rates & Payment Plans