Strong Defense Against A Broad Range Of Criminal Charges

There is no such thing as a minor criminal charge. Any criminal conviction can have a serious and lasting impact on your life. It can halt a career, prevent you from participating in volunteer activities such as coaching youth sports, or, in the case of a suspended license, severely limit your ability to tackle daily activities.

The Law Offices of Dean C. Werst provides accomplished criminal defense representation to individuals throughout the Greater Portland-Metropolitan area from our office in West Linn. The presumption of innocence until proven guilty still means something in our world, and we convey that critical message to prosecutors, judges and jurors.

Attorney David Mitchell has represented clients against more than 100 different criminal charges and has won not-guilty verdicts for some of his clients at jury trials. He is an assertive advocate and always well-versed on the facts of the case, whether he is working to resolve a case through negotiations with prosecutors or defending a client at trial. Call 503-342-2389 to schedule a consultation.

Personal Attention And Effective Legal Strategies

Every good defense strategy begins with a careful review of the unique facts of the case. Criminal defense lawyer David Mitchell shuns cookie-cutter approaches to common charges such as drunk driving, domestic assault, property crimes and drug charges.

It is also important to note that our clients work directly with Attorney David Mitchell, from the initial consultation through the resolution of the case. He is accessible and responds promptly to messages. David will speak candidly with you about your case, providing a comprehensive explanation of all your legal options and the potential outcomes of your case.

We represent clients who face a wide range of criminal charges, including:

  • Driving under the influence of intoxicants (DUII)
  • Driving while your license is suspended or revoked (DWS)
  • Reckless driving
  • Theft
  • Criminal mischief
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Assault
  • Possession of a controlled substance
  • Probation violation
  • Weapons charges

A Prompt Response To Charges Is Important

If you face criminal charges or have been interviewed in connection with a crime in Clackamas, Multnomah, or Washington County, it is important to enlist legal counsel immediately. Call or use our online contact tool to schedule a free 30-minute consultation. We will review the facts of your case and recommend an effective course of action.