“The worst thing from birth to death…
…that is not inevitable, and generally not by chance,…
…is to be accused of something you have not done.”
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Help is Here When You Need It Most

At Keith, Miller, Butler, Schneider & Pawlik, PLLC, our reputation was built on criminal law trial work and a sincere belief that not everyone charged with a crime is guilty—and that even the guilty deserve their constitutional rights. We always put clients first and understand that trust is gained and maintained through hard work and results.

No matter what crime you’re charged with, and no matter what court or board you’re in front of, we’ve almost certainly been there before. Our experience is real and the results are well-documented. From simple to complex, misdemeanor to felony, blue collar to white, this firm takes pride in the fact that people from all corners come to us for help.

Whether you’ve been charged with a traffic offense or ordinance violation, a DWI or public intoxication, possession or delivery, burglary or battery, or something even more severe, we will do whatever it takes within the bounds of the law to develop your case and preserve your rights.

Federal Crimes

Charges brought by the United States government involve unusual matters like grand jury proceedings and require familiarity with complex sentencing guidelines.

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State Crimes

Cities and counties often have unique procedures and agency preferences, and juries differ from place to place. Prior trial experience is key.

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Drug Crimes

Possession, delivery, trafficking, prescription forgery: state and federal officers are still cracking down hard on even minor offenders.

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Traffic Violations

Hiring an attorney can usually allow you to avoid appearing in court and can ensure that every effort is made to keep your record clear.

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Juvenile Crimes

Minors charged with a crime may or may not be tried as an adult. Either way, it is critical to avoid leaving obstacles that can follow the child through adulthood.

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Felonies often mean the threat of jail time and can have a lasting impact on your ability to obtain employment and housing after incarceration.

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What may seems like a common traffic offense is in fact a serious criminal matter that can change the course of your life.

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White Collar Crimes

Financial transactions are increasingly scrutinized by state and federal agencies. We work with our corporate attorneys to understand the issues and develop defenses.

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Sexual Assaults

The risks to reputation and livelihood are rarely more at stake. When these allegations surface, the help of an experienced attorney is critical.

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