Criminal Defense

 

Get top quality legal representation for Criminal Cases in Washington

Most people never imagine that they could be arrested and charged with a crime, and may even assume that anyone who is arrested must be a criminal.  The truth is that anyone can be arrested.  All it takes is a simple misunderstanding, maybe being in the wrong place at the wrong time, or underestimating the amount of alcohol one has consumed before driving – even small mistakes or bad luck can lead to being arrested and charged.

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Seattle criminal defense attorney Tanja Vance represents people facing misdemeanor & serious felony charges in King County and the Puget Sound area. Tanja has handled everything from complex DUI cases to major, high profile class A felonies.  

As our firm also focuses on Immigration Law, we also have the unique ability to address the complex needs of clients facing immigration consequences if charged with a criminal offense.We emphasize personalized client service and focus on effective representation that gets results in negotiations and in trial situations. While we are effective negotiators and pride ourselves in obtaining the best possible plea deals, we are also passionate trial lawyers.  We want to make our clients' voices heard in court, and fight for their rights.  We have achieved an excellent record of results in drunk driving, drug crime, domestic violence, sex crimes, and a wide range of other misdemeanor and felony cases.

We represent clients in Washington municipal, district and superior courts.  We also offer representation in appellate cases and are licensed to practice in Federal Court. 

The services we provide include but are not limited to:

  • Drunk Driving/DUI/DWI
  • Drug & Narcotics Crimes
  • Medical Marijuana
  • Minor in Possession of Alcohol
  • Felony & Misdemeanor Charges
  • Criminal Immigrant Issues
  • Traffic Offenses
  • Drive-by Shooting
  • Reckless Driving Defense
  • Negligent Driving
  • Driving with License Suspended
  • Reckless Endangerment
  • Assault
  • Self Defense 
  • Theft and Robbery 
  • Harassment
  • Domestic Violence Charges
  • Protection Orders (Restraining Orders)
  • Protection Order Violations
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Juvenile Law
  • Gun Violations
  • Homicide
  • Manslaughter
  • Arson
  • Sex Crimes
  • Precharge Representation
  • Expungment/Sealing Records

 

                                     

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