Pittsburgh Criminal Defense Lawyer
Arrested? Accused? We Can Help!
If you have been charged with a crime, you do not have to face the criminal justice system alone. At the Law Office of Melvin L. Vatz, we provide experienced legal representation to defend your rights and protect your future. From misdemeanors to felony charges, we can fight for you.
Every Criminal Case Is Different
Our Pittsburgh criminal defense attorney understands that every criminal case is different. We know people can be wrongly charged with crimes or punished inappropriately for mistakes they have made. We believe the practice of criminal law is a matter of fairness and protection of our clients’ rights.
We provide diligent, aggressive representation in a wide variety of criminal matters, including:
- Drug crimes
- DUI charges, including defense of individuals with multiple DUI offenses
- Juvenile offenses and charges against college students
- Sex crimes
- Theft, robbery, and burglary charges
- Vehicular manslaughter
- Weapons charges
- White collar crimes such as embezzlement and fraud
Attorney Melvin Vatz has been practicing criminal law since 1979. He has handled thousands of cases in both state and federal courts.
You’re Not Just Another Number
We believe quality legal representation requires personal attention and direct communication with each client, especially when the matter is important. Additionally, our clients must play a key role in their cases. With so much at stake, your needs should be at the top of your lawyer’s priorities.
Being accused of a crime can be stressful, confusing and frustrating. If you are seeking a criminal defense attorney or drunk driving defense attorney in or around Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, turn to us.
Learn more by visiting our criminal FAQ, or contact our Pittsburgh defense lawyer
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