Manistee Criminal Defense Lawyer

Manistee Criminal Defense attorney Patrick S. Fragel is qualified to represent you on felony and misdemeanor charges. If you are caught-up in a drunk driving charge, theft offense, serious assault or drug charge, our firm will provide a criminal defense strategy to protect your rights. Manistee, Michigan is a short distance from our office, which provides quick access to the Manistee County Courts.

Manistee Criminal Defense requires an attorney experienced with the Michigan Criminal Sentencing Guidelines, the Michigan Court Rules, as well as alternatives to jail or prison. Alternatives to incarceration include:

  • Holmes Youthful Trainee Status for young, first time offenders (MCL 762.11)
  • Deferred sentences for some first time drug convictions MCL 333.7411)
  • DWI Sobriety Court Program (MCL 600.1084)
  • Michigan Department of Corrections “Boot Camp” (MCL 798.11)
  • Work Release, Tether and Treatment Programs

Contact Manistee Criminal Defense attorney Patrick S. Fragel for a confidential evaluation. With over 20 years experience, there is no case too tough in Manistee, Michigan. Check out our Client Reviews.

Receive The Criminal Defense Services You Deserve:

  • Affordable Attorney Fees – Payment Plans
  • Arrange for a Bond Review
  • Jail Visits After Hours and Weekends
  • 24/7 Emergency Consultations
  • Investigate Rehabilitation Options

Manistee Criminal Defense – Felony Charges

A felony is defined as a crime that has a potential prison term as the punishment. Manistee County Criminal Defense Lawyer Patrick S. Fragel has aggressively defended serious felonies such as negligent homicide, criminal sexual conduct, home invasion, maintaining a drug house, manufacturing methamphetamine, delivery of morphine, Felony OWI, and assault with a dangerous weapon. Many of these Clients have been spared lengthy prison terms due to the defense strategy designed by Patrick S. Fragel.

Manistee Criminal Defense – Misdemeanor Charges

A misdemeanor is a crime that carries a maximum penalty of a year in the Wexford County Jail. Such charges include drunk driving, possession of marijuana, use of morphine, shop lifting, NSF Checks, and aggravated assault. While these crimes do not carry prison terms, a conviction can result in up to a year in Jail. As an Manistee County Criminal Defense Attorney, Patrick S. Fragel provide a confidential evaluation of your criminal case. Contact him today.

Inspecting The Evidence In Your Criminal Case

Each client has the right to view evidence, interview witnesses, study the police reports and inspect the protocol scientific testing done by the Police. Michigan Court Rule 6.201 provides that Criminal Defendants must be allowed to view all evidence against them. Contact Manistee Criminal Defense Lawyer Patrick S. Fragel to learn how to obtain the evidence in your criminal case.

Manistee Criminal Defense Contacts:

85th District Court, 415 Third Street Manistee, Michigan 49660 231-723-5010
19th Circuit Court, 415 Third Street Manistee, Michigan 49660 231-723-5010
Manistee County Sheriff, 1525 East Parkdale Avenue, Manistee, MI 49660 231-723-8393
Wexford County Jail, 1525 East Parkdale Avenue, Manistee, MI 49660 231-723-8435

Manistee County Government Center

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