Attorneys Eric Yavitch and Stephen Palmer established the law firm of Yavitch & Palmer in 1997. Located in the heart of the Brewery District, an entertainment, dining, and historical area of downtown Columbus, Yavitch & Palmer's office is situated just two blocks south of the Franklin County Courthouse complex. Our location also provides convenient access to the Federal Courthouse, all local courts, and the surrounding Central Ohio court systems.
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.