For over 23 years, one of the leading Grand Rapids Criminal Lawyers, Paul C. McDonagh, has successfully defended clients throughout the State of Michigan. He handles all aspects of the criminal defense system, from misdemeanors to felonies, from State Court to Federal Court, from criminal investigations to Appeals at the State and Federal level. When you choose the law firm of Paul C. McDonagh, he will handle your case personally.
In State Court, Mr. McDonagh handles primarily serious felonies. His successes include NOT GUILTY verdicts at Trial of Life Offenses as well as offenses carrying a Mandatory Life penalty. Mr. McDonagh has also been successful in obtaining outright DISMISSALS of charges. Mr. McDonagh handles all State felony offenses, including:
Breaking and Entering
Criminal Sexual Conduct
Assault with Intent to commit Great Bodily Harm; and
Murder (all degrees and forms)
Mr. McDonagh handles misdemeanor offenses as well, including Assaults, Domestic Violence, Drunk Driving, Controlled Substance Violations, PPO's and Sex Offender Registry offenses.
Grand Rapids Bar Association - Criminal Law Section
Kent County Criminal Defense Bar
State Bar of Michigan
United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
United States Court of Appeals - 6th Circuit