Santen & Hughes represents people who have been accused of crimes. Our attorneys provide experienced counseling to assist people who are confronted with the prospect of criminal prosecution in state, federal, or juvenile court. From simple traffic offenses and misdemeanors, to felony offenses, our firm provides skilled representation.

Our attorneys are experienced in plea negotiations, jury trials, sentencing, post-sentencing proceedings, and even pre-arrest discussions with law enforcement. Our firm has extensive expertise in federal, state, and local criminal codes and the availability of diversion programs that may help clients avoid criminal conviction. Santen & Hughes brings the resources of a full service law firm to complex criminal cases, so our clients have access to our professional staff, our legal research technology, trial presentation technology, and our network of experts.

In counseling clients in criminal matters, the attorneys of Santen & Hughes provide the very highest degree of confidentiality and discretion. We work hard to protect the reputation, freedom, and financial security of our clients.