Criminal Defense Lawyers

Don’t be a Victim of the Criminal Justice System

If you have been contacted by the police or accused of any crime, whether a felony or misdemeanor, exercise your right to remain silent. Contact the criminal defense lawyers at LegalGenius, PLLC immediately. Ben Gonek and Lowell Friedman (our criminal attorneys) are some of the most respected in Michigan. Do not agree to do anything until you have talked to us. From our offices in Southfield and Royal Oak, Michigan we defend the rights of people charged with crimes in federal, state, and municipal courts throughout the State of Michigan and the Detroit area.

When you need legal help, you can count on LegalGenius. Help is just a click or phone call away!

Complete our Ask the Genius™ form and a LegalGenius Criminal Defense lawyer will contact you within 5 minutes.


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Criminal Defense Law Specialties

White Collar Crime

  • Federal Investigations
  • Money Laundering
  • Credit Card Fraud
  • Mail and Wire Fraud
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Embezzlement
  • Real Estate and Investment Advisory Fraud
  • Pension, & Workers’ Compensation Fraud
  • Stock Market Irregularities
  • Public Corruption
  • RICO (Racketeering) Violation

Other Crimes

  • Shoplifting
  • Larceny
  • Automobile Theft
  • Breach of Peace (Assault & Battery)
  • Forgery
  • Weapons-Firearms Cases
  • Prostitution
  • Soliciting & Accosting
  • Gambling Violations

Drug Cases

  • Possession
  • Manufacturing
  • Delivering and Trafficking
  • Drug Related Civil Forfeiture Issues

Domestic Violence

  • Assaultive PPO’s

Motor Vehicle Cases

  • DWI-Drunk Driving
  • Habitual Offender Status Suspended License
  • Misc. Traffic Offenses

Major Crimes

  • Homicide
  • Criminal Sexual Conduct Cases including Date Rape and Allegations of Child Sexual Abuse
  • Internet Pornography/Sex Crimes
  • Armed Robbery
  • Car Jacking
  • Kidnapping

Make LegalGenius Your Criminal Defense Lawyer

Our criminal defense lawyers are former prosecutors who have years of experience handling negotiations before charges are even filed, as well as arraignments, preliminary hearings, suppression motions, jury trials, and post-trial proceedings. We stress active and aggressive involvement at the pre-charging stage all the way through trial and post-trial proceedings if necessary.

We offer free initial consultations, provide emergency service, maintain flexible office hours, and keep clients personally informed of the status of their case. If you have been contacted by the police or charged with a state or federal crime anywhere in Michigan, please contact the criminal defense lawyers at LegalGenius, PLLC today. For immediate assistance call us toll-free at 1-800-209-4000.

Ask the Genius

Do I have a case?

The following information you provide is strictly confidential. Our office will only use this information to determine the viability of your legal claim. To send a question to LegalGenius.com, please fill out our form. Please supply as much information as possible – the more information you provide the more constructive our response will be.

A member of our legal team will contact you within 5 minutes. There is always the possibility of delay but we always respond to your question the same day. We will contact you by phone or email, so make sure your telephone number and email address are correct.

You can always contact us; call 1-800-209-4000.

We answer calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


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