Criminal Defense

At Winston & Damman, our criminal law attorneys can meet with you in a free initial consultation if you or your loved one has been charged with a crime. When faced with criminal charges you may feel like the deck is stacked against you, and you may worry about your criminal record and even your very freedom.

The attorneys at Winston & Damman are zealous and experienced advocates that fight on your behalf to ensure that your rights are protected. We will use our experience to educate you on your criminal charges and try to alleviate your stress by effectively communicating your legal options so you don’t feel left in the dark or overwhelmed. We will take the time to listen to the facts and will present you with defense options. Winston & Damman handles both misdemeanors and felonies.

We defend individuals charged with:

  • Drunk Driving

    • Operating While Intoxicated (OWI 1st & OWI 2nd)
    • Felonious Drunk Driving (OWI 3rd)
    • Operating While Visibly Impaired (OWVI)
  • Driving Offenses

    • Driving While License Suspended (DWLS)
    • Leaving the Scene of an Accident
    • Speeding Tickets
    • Reckless Driving
    • Other Traffic Violations and Civil Infractions
  • Drug Crimes

    • Possession of Narcotics
    • Delivery of Narcotics
    • Possession with Intent to Deliver Narcotics
    • Manufacturing Narcotics and Paraphernalia Charges
    • Operating Under the Influence of Narcotics/Drugs
    • Maintaining a Drug House
  • Assaultive Crimes

    • Assault & Battery
    • Aggravated Assault
    • Felonious Assault
    • Assault with Intent to do Great Bodily Harm Less than Murder
    • Assault with Intent to Murder
    • Homicide
    • Kidnapping
  • Weapons Crimes

    • Felon in Possession of a Firearm
    • Carrying a Concealed Weapon
    • Felony Firearm
    • Discharging a Firearm at an Occupied Structure
    • Brandishing a Firearm
  • Criminal Sexual Conduct

    • All sex crimes, including:
    • First, Second, Third and Fourth Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct
    • Assault with Intent to Commit Sexual Penetration, Accosting, & Indecent Exposure
    • Violations of the Sex Offender’s Registration requirements (Failure to Register)
  • Domestic Violence

    • Men and women charged with Assault and/or Assault & Battery against a spouse, girlfriend, boyfriend or member of the household
  • Theft Crimes

    • Retail Fraud
    • Larceny from a Person
    • Larceny from a Building
    • Larceny from a Motor Vehicle
    • Home Invasion (all Degrees)
    • Armed Robbery
    • Unarmed Robbery
    • Breaking and Entering with Intent
    • Unlawful Driving Away of a Motor Vehicle
    • Unlawful Use of Motor Vehicle, and more.
  • White Collar Crimes

    • Fraud
    • Embezzlement
    • Forgery
    • Uttering and Publishing
    • NSF Checks
    • more…
  • Arson

    • The Burning of Dwelling or Personal Property