C R I M I N A L   D E F E N S E   R E P R E S E N T A T I O N

​​​​​​​​​Criminal defense litigation is a specialized and complex area of the law.  

These cases require an experienced attorney who is also a compassionate individual.  Clients often experience anxiety and stress while traversing the criminal justice system, and Cleveland Legal Help is here to help.

Cleveland Legal Help represents felony and misdemeanor clients in Cuyahoga County, Cleveland, and surrounding cities, and also handles criminal appeals throughout the State of Ohio.  Practice areas include:

First Offender Programs

              - Diversion Programs

              - Intervention in Lieu of Conviction

Appeals and Post Conviction Relief

              - Judicial Release

              - Re-Entry Court


Specialty Courts
              - Drug Court 

              - Veterans' Court

              - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Court
              - Mental Health Drug Cour

Traffic Offenses

              - OVI

              - DUS