Over a century ago, in 1906, James Powell, Sr. founded a law firm to serve Northeastern Pennsylvania, primarily the growing towns of Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. With offices in Scranton, Stroudsburg, Moscow, and Taylor, today, Powell Law serves more than the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area. As part of our services, Powell Law has a long-established criminal defense practice, representing clients charged with crimes ranging from misdemeanors to homicide.
Being arrested and charged with a crime is an event that may have devastating, long-term consequences. Following an arrest, the most important decision anyone makes is choosing a criminal defense attorney. You must ensure that you have the best legal representation possible, a call to Powell Law will accomplish this.
The attorneys at Powell Law handle all types of criminal cases and are especially experienced representing individuals charged with major felonies such as driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol (DUI), theft, drug trafficking and possession, assault, fraud, tax evasion, disorderly conduct, and murder. Chris Powell has handled some of the highest-profile cases in the history of Northeastern Pennsylvania.
Powell Law typically charges a retainer fee for our services and then bills hourly against the retainer. A Powell Law criminal defense lawyer will explain our fees and answer any questions at your initial consultation. For 113 years, our attorneys have defended residents of Northeastern Pennsylvania charged with a criminal offense. Our unparalleled experience and credentials in criminal defense matters make us the clear and obvious choice for representation in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and surrounding areas. Consult an experienced Pennsylvania criminal defense attorney. Contact Powell Law at (570) 961-0777. The consultation is FREE!