Criminal Defense

If you have been arrested and charged with a crime, you are likely under significant stress, knowing that a criminal conviction could have significant negative consequences for you. You probably know that you are facing the possibility of fines, restrictions of your rights and privileges, probation or parole, and jail or prison. To help you avoid or reduce the severity of these penalties and the consequences of conviction, you need passionate and experienced criminal defense attorneys in Lawrence, KS.

The law firm of Fagan & Emert, L.L.C. defends the rights of our clients in all criminal matters in both Kansas state and federal court. We provide assertive and experienced representation to every client who comes to us for help. If you have been charged with a misdemeanor or a felony, we know that the impact of a conviction can complicate your life, and we understand that you deserve quality and experienced legal advice regardless of whether you are facing a year in jail or a lifetime in prison. We have built a strong record of successful defense demonstrated through numerous dismissals and acquittals. Additionally we have been able to aggressively negotiate pleas determined to be in the best interests of our clients.

We represent clients charged with any criminal or traffic offense including:

  • Drug charges
  • Conspiracy charges
  • Sex offenses
  • Battery, Assault, Kidnapping, Arson and other violent crimes
  • Robbery, Burglary, and Theft charges
  • Minor traffic charges
  • Domestic Violence

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