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Southfield, MI Criminal Defense Lawyer

Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer for Southfield, Michigan

In Southfield, misdemeanor cases are adjudicated at the 46th District Court, while felony cases are referred to the 6th Circuit Court. Whether you’re facing a misdemeanor or felony charge, it’s crucial to address criminal accusations effectively. The Law Office of Julian J. Poota, PLLC, a fully licensed Michigan law firm, is ready to assist clients in Southfield, ensuring their rights are protected when confronting any offense, irrespective of its classification.

Misdemeanors In Southfield

In Michigan, minor offenses referred to as misdemeanors typically involve nonviolent actions and often lead to shorter periods of incarceration compared to more serious felonies. These infractions encompass various behaviors, including vandalism, simple assault, and specific instances of drug possession. Despite their classification as less severe in legal terms, misdemeanors can still carry significant consequences, potentially impacting employment opportunities, housing prospects, and personal relationships. Understanding the potential ramifications of misdemeanor charges underscores the importance of seeking guidance from an experienced attorney capable of navigating the intricacies of the legal system. At our law firm, we specialize in misdemeanor defense, offering strategic advocacy and personalized support tailored to your individual circumstances. Regardless of the charge you face, our team is committed to protecting your rights and minimizing the repercussions of your case.

Felonies in Southfield, MI

Serious crimes classified as felonies encompass grave offenses like manslaughter, murder, aggravated assault, kidnapping, grand theft auto, tax evasion, perjury, copyright infringement, and violations of parole or probation. Convictions for these charges can result in substantial legal ramifications, including lengthy imprisonment and repercussions across various aspects of your life. Leveraging the demonstrated expertise and successful track record of our law firm in managing felony cases in Southfield, we provide comprehensive guidance and support to navigate the complexities of the legal system. Our experienced team is committed to safeguarding your rights and striving for the most favorable resolution in your case.

We handle all types of criminal cases including but not limited to:

Contact us for Southfield, Michigan Criminal Defense Cases

If you or someone you know needs a criminal defense lawyer in Southfield, Michigan, our experienced attorney at The Law Office of Julian J. Poota, PLLC can help you. We offer clients a free initial consultation. To discuss your current legal situation, call us at (888) 399-7979 or contact us online.

Criminal Defense Attorney for the 46th District Court

The 46th District Court is located at 26000 Evergreen Rd, Southfield, MI 48076

The 46th District Court judges are:

 Honorable Shelia R. Johnson

Honorable Debra Nance

Honorable Cynthia M. Arvant

Criminal Defense Lawyer for the 6th Circuit Court

The 6th Circuit Court is located at 1200 N. Telegraph, Pontiac, MI 48341

The 6th Circuit Court judges are:

 Honorable Martha D. Anderson

Honorable Mary Ellen Brennan

Honorable David M. Cohen

Honorable Jacob James Cunningham

Honorable Nanci J. Grant

Honorable Jeffery S. Matis

Honorable Cheryl A. Matthews

Honorable Phyllis McMillen

Honorable Daniel Patrick O’Brien

Honorable Yasmine I. Poles

Honorable Kwame L. Rowe

Honorable Victoria A. Valentine

Honorable Michael Warren


Julian did an amazing job handling my case. He ensured to have the possible outcome for me. He was also always available to answer all of my questions/concerns, and was able to answer everything effectively.

L. Landeros

Very professional. Met with me the same day I contacted the office. Went to court the following day and my case was dismissed. Don’t hesitate to contact him for help. Highly recommended thank u so much for your...

J. Bandia

It was a pleasure to have Mr. Poota as our representative. From the time we meet till the end of our case, he was there every step of the way guiding us and making sure our rights were protected and presented...

N. DeCesare

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