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Criminal Defense Attorneys

Minnesota Criminal Defense Lawyers

Serving the St. Paul and Minneapolis Metro Area

If you are facing criminal charges in the St. Paul area, it is crucial that you have legal representation that you can trust to do everything possible to defend you. At Mohammad, Schiks and Jaafar, P.A., our criminal attorneys are committed to pursuing the best possible case outcome in all types of criminal charges, and the firm is focused on criminal defense.

Impressive Accolades and Honors

Committed to excellence and achieving outstanding results on behalf of our clients, two partners at our firm, Attorneys Murad Mohammad and Imani Jaafar-Mohammad have been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ edition of 2014. Super Lawyers® selects attorneys using a multi-phase selection process which combines peer nominations and evaluations with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated on approximately a dozen indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement to ultimately produce a list of the state's most outstanding and accomplished attorneys. While up to 5% of attorneys in the state are selected to the Super Lawyers® list, not more than 2.5% are selected as Rising Stars℠.

Attorney Murad Mohammad and Attorney Justin Schiks were chosen for The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers for 2014. The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 is an invitation-only organization that is comprised of the top trial lawyers in each state. Members must meet stringent qualifications and selection is based on a multi-phase process that includes a combination of peer nominations and third-party research. The members chosen for this prestigious organization exemplify superior qualifications of leadership, influence, public profile, reputation, and stature.

Minnesota DUI/DWI Defense

We take the necessary time and energy to focus on your case, and will immediately engage in a painstaking analysis of the situation, as we often identify viable defense opportunities. You can be confident that we will pursue every possible advantage for you in your case, no matter how serious the charges may appear. We offer an aggressive defense against all types of drug crimes including possession, sales, and other criminal accusations involving drugs. We provide a committed, zealous defender to fight back against charges of DWI/DUI, including a first DWI, multiple DWI, and felony DWI.

When facing a drivers license revocation and the installation of an ignition interlock device as well as jail or prison time, fines and a criminal record, the need for an aggressive, quality defense attorney cannot be underestimated. As Minnesota law involves implied consent, if you are stopped for suspicion of drunk driving, you are required to submit to blood alcohol testing. That does not mean that the test results are accurate, and in fact, any testing procedure can be faulty. Get your case reviewed by our firm immediately if you have been charged with any drunk driving offense.

The firm also represents clients who are accused of probation violations, disorderly conduct, and can help to pursue an expungement.

Aggressive Defense Law Firm in St. Paul

If you are facing criminal accusations in theft crimes, from shoplifting to burglary or robbery, the quality and dedication of your defense lawyer is a vital issue. Your future can be at risk if you are convicted, and every possible defense action should be undertaken to help you fight back. Those who are under investigation or have been charged with a serious violent crimes such as murder, manslaughter, or domestic assault or other assault accusations need immediate assistance from our firm, as the repercussions of a conviction are extremely serious. In cases of first degree murder, can mean the death sentence in the state of Minnesota. Less serious charges such as second or third degree murder, or manslaughter, in a conviction can mean years spent in state prison, and a future full of strife and difficulties. If you or a loved one is facing criminal accusations in any violent crime, we could provide you with the aggressive defense necessary to fight back in court.

Our firm also represents clients who need help in resolving serious traffic offenses such as speeding tickets, which if not addressed professionally can lead to the loss of your legal right to operate a vehicle. We offer exceptional client care and service, an aggressive approach to the case, and at a reasonable cost. We believe everyone deserves an attorney that knows how to work within the criminal justice system and fight for the defense, and we are proud to offer our services in all types of criminal cases.

Contact a St. Paul criminal attorney from our firm for immediate assistance in all types of criminal charges. Reasonable fees and a quality, aggressive defense.

In addition to St. Paul, our firm proudly serves the residents of Woodbury, MN.