Criminal Defense Lawyers - Felony and Misdemeanor Criminal Charges
If you are being investigated for a crime, or if you have been charged with a crime, you need an attorney to represent your interests and protect your rights at all times. From discussions with law enforcement, to negotiations with the prosecutor, to representation in court proceedings, the criminal defense attorneys at Westland & Bennett P.C. can help.
Please contact our firm immediately to discuss your defense needs with a reputable, aggressive criminal law attorney by calling 219-440-7550. We offer confidential consultations.
We handle misdemeanor and felony violations, including but not limited to:
- Operating While Intoxicated (OWI) / Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) / Driving Under the Influence (DUI)
- Traffic violations, including Commercial Drivers License (CDL) violations
- Drug crimes
- Domestic Violence
- Resisting Law Enforcement
- Disorderly Conduct
- Public Intoxication
- Public nuisance
- White collar crimes
- Juvenile crimes
Our firm handles drug crimes involving marijuana, cocaine, heroin and prescription drugs. If you have been charged with drug possession, possession of drug paraphernalia or drug dealing, you need to retain a skilled, experienced criminal defense lawyer immediately.
Expungement of Arrest & Conviction Records
Our experienced former prosecutor can help you remove prior arrests or convictions from your record.
Attorney Nicole A. Bennett spent years trying major felony cases with the Lake County Prosecutor's Office. Nicole is now a Public Defender, also know as a Court-Appointed-Attorney, in the Lake County Superior Court, County Division. Attorney David W. Westland has handled the criminal defense for hundreds of misdemeanor and felony clients. These experiences grant them great insight into how the prosecution generally prepares felony and misdemeanor cases. They are able to utilize their unique perspectives and extensive knowledge to craft defense strategies for our clients. All of the lawyers at our firm are highly skilled litigators who will not be intimidated in the courtroom. If you have been charged with a crime, we will work with you to determine the approach that is in your best interests. If that approach involves a trial, you can depend upon us to formulate an effective defense.,
Northwest Indiana Criminal Defense Attorneys - Protect Your Rights
The lawyers at Westland & Bennett P.C., have decades of combined legal practice experience. Trust our dedication to justice. Contact us today to schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your criminal defense needs. Please call 219-440-7550.