Seattle Criminal Defense Lawyers

The Law Offices Of James C. Egan PLLC, includes James C. Egan, a former prosecutor and public defender, Karl J. Verzani, Jay W. Wilkinson, and Lee Rousso, experienced criminal trial attorneys. You will find us in downtown Seattle in the heart of historical Pioneer Square at First Avenue and Yesler Way. We have over 55 years of combined experience in matters involving DUI defense, civil rights, personal injury, and other misdemeanor defense cases in Seattle and surrounding cities and towns.

Like most persons charged with a crime, you might be afraid of what can happen. It is understandable to be nervous, but you will find comfort in our firm's services as we can advise you every step of the way. We will explain the Washington State law for you in easy-to-understand terms and show you ways we can use the law and facts to help you. Our firm's goal is to provide strong and effective legal representation to our client. We care about individual rights and we keep our clientele small, so we have the time and energy to achieve results. We are an affordable, effective team of attorneys who can appreciate your situation and aggressively present your defense.

Criminal Defense
If you are a defendant in a criminal case, you have a right to have the prosecutor prove the case beyond a reasonable doubt. more >

DUI Defense
Our legal team is not afraid to fight for your every legal right and aims for a dismissal in every criminal charge. more >

Seattle Police Misconduct
Our firm is currently being featured in local and national news for our video showing Seattle Police using taunts and profanity against our clients during a traffic stop. more >