- 5.0/5.0 8 reviews
Our firm is listed in Martindale-Hubbell's Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, comprised of select firms and attorneys who have attained an AV rating. AV, the highest rating possible, shows a lawyer has reached the height of professional excellence and is recognized for the highest levels of skill and integrity.
Experienced in all types of Ohio criminal defense cases, our attorneys handle a broad range of federal, state and local criminal offenses, ranging from felonies to misdemeanors. Criminal charges brought against clients we defend include:
-Drunk driving (DUI, DWI, OMVI, and OVI),
-White collar crime
-Drug crimes including drug trafficking and drug possession
-Assault and battery
Contact a Columbus Criminal Defense Lawyer
If you have been charged with a criminal offense or find you are the subject of a criminal investigation, your choice of an attorney is a critical decision. While no criminal defense law firm can guarantee the outcome of a case, it is our solemn promise to defend you aggressively and take every step lawfully possible to protect your rights.
What separates Yavitch & Palmer from other law firms is a deep understanding and concern for our clients and their rights. Protecting your rights under the law is a professional responsibility, which our attorneys take seriously. Fully recognizing that your life, liberty, and your future are at stake, we do more than represent you in court. We are your legal advocates. We know you are headed for troubled times and do our utmost to ease you through the criminal process with the strongest defense and the least amount of stress as possible.
When you need legal help, no matter what the criminal charge, call our office at 614-224-6142 or fill our web contact form to arrange a consultation with one of our experienced Ohio criminal lawyers. Our attorneys focus their practice entirely on criminal defense, representing clients in the greater Columbus area and the surrounding counties of Delaware, Franklin, Fairfield, Licking, Union, and Madison.
Columbus Ohio Criminal Defense Attorneys
When you are charged with a crime or are subject to a criminal investigation, you have a serious problem. Even if you believe you have done nothing wrong, you may have to fight to prove your innocence. Your reputation is on the line, and your liberty is held in precarious balance.
At Yavitch & Palmer, our criminal defense attorneys are known for their aggressive pursuit of justice and commitment to compassionate advocacy. Listed in Martindale-Hubbell's Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, the firm focuses its practice on professional criminal defense for individuals and businesses. Skilled in forceful cross-examination and negotiation, our attorneys have built a reputation in Columbus and throughout Ohio for top notch criminal defense.
Our criminal defense law firm represents clients facing criminal charges arising from violations of federal, Ohio state, and local laws including, but not limited to:
- Drunk Driving
- White Collar Crime
- Criminal Appeals
- Drug Offenses
- Domestic Violence
- Driving Under Suspension
- Carrying a Concealed Weapon
- Alcohol Offenses
- Sex Crimes
- Gambling Charges
- Juvenile Offenses
- Felonious Assault
Experienced Columbus Criminal Defense Lawyers
When you seek our legal advice, we will fully explain the legal process controlling your case. When you leave our office after a consultation, you will understand the charges and the consequences. To avoid confusion, you will be notified in writing of all required court appearances. The attorneys at Yavitch & Palmer work as a team, collaborating to bring more than 20 years of collective experience to building a strategy for your defense.
When you have been charged with a crime, retaining a skilled criminal defense lawyer from the start is vital to your case. Call Yavitch & Palmer at 614-224-6142 or via our web contact form to arrange an appointment to discuss protecting your rights and preserving your freedom.
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5.0/5.0 on 03/10/13
I have found Stephen Palmer and his firm to be responsible and of the highest professional standards. They will put your mind at ease and make get you... Read more
I have found Stephen Palmer and his firm to be responsible and of the highest professional standards. They will put your mind at ease and make get you the best outcome possible.
5.0/5.0 on 09/29/15
My husband and I call Jeff Lynn for all out legal problems, he is AMAZING at his job. He makes you feel special and will prioritize you even when he a... Read more
My husband and I call Jeff Lynn for all out legal problems, he is AMAZING at his job. He makes you feel special and will prioritize you even when he already has his hands full. Every time he comes through again and again. If he does not have an answer for you he will get one and get back to you in the shortest amount of time. He really does care for his clients.
5.0/5.0 on 03/19/13
Mr. Palmer assisted me with legal matters in both 2003 and 2013. In both instances he was prompt, responsive, and went above and beyond to make sure all of my legal needs... Read more
5.0/5.0 on 03/17/13
Very personable, explained legal terms in a way that was easy to understand. Helped my husband in a big way, has also helped a couple of friends get out of some possible... Read more
5.0/5.0 on 03/17/12
Eric Yavitch (RIP my Friend), Stephen E Palmer, Jeff Linn and Nicholas Siniff provide that your rights are protected under the aegis of the law. They are clearly the most... Read more
Eric Yavitch (RIP my Friend), Stephen E Palmer, Jeff Linn and Nicholas Siniff provide that your rights are protected under the aegis of the law. They are clearly the most comprehensive full scale legal counsel available. If service level were determined on a scale of one - one thousand, they would be a Zillion.