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Criminal Defense Attorney in Oakland County

25+ Years of Experience. Call (248) 516-0988 Now!

In trouble with the law? Criminal charges can be overwhelming and can potentially ruin a person’s life. Criminal cases can be extremely complex and can drag out for long periods of time. If you find yourself facing criminal charges, I urge you to hire an experienced attorney. An experienced attorney can significantly lower or even dismiss your charges. At José R. Fanego, Attorney at Law, I focus solely on criminal law cases.

Types of criminal defense cases I handle include:

  • Traffic tickets, which include various moving violations
  • Domestic violence, assault, and battery, including simple assault and aggravated assault
  • DUI, including OWI and OWVI
  • Drug offenses, such as use, possession, sales, or trafficking of drugs
  • White-collar crimes, such as money laundering, insurance fraud, embezzlement, bribery, and identity theft

Call José R. Fanego, Attorney at Law at (248) 516-0988 to learn about how I can help with your criminal case.

Worried? Let Me Help You with Your Case.

With over 26 years’ experience with criminal defense cases, I am confident that I can take on your case. Whether you are facing charges for a traffic ticket or assault, I want to help you. You need someone on your side who knows what he's doing and can strategize and devise the best defense for you. I take on a small number of clients at a time so that I can focus on each client as much as possible. I strive to maintain the utmost discretion while handling each case in order to protect the reputations of my clients. I do my best to ensure that you can carry on with your life with minimal impact from the charges you’ve faced.

Contact my Oakland County office today at (248) 516-0988 for a free consultation.

Why José R. Fanego, Attorney at Law?

  • Highly Responsive Attorney

    I am highly responsive to my client's communication and legal needs.

  • Dedicated Attention to Each Case

    My clients work directly me until the completion of the case.

  • 26 Years of Criminal Defense Experience

    My years of experience and knowledge allow me to properly navigate the system and successfully defend your case

  • Practicing Criminal Defense Law Exclusively

    By limiting my practice to criminal law, I am able to preserve the quality of my representation & remain well-versed in my field.

Stories From
Successful Cases

  • Whenever someone I know needs a criminal defense attorney, I always give them José’s number.

    “José is ethical, talented, and a very skillful trial attorney. He has developed a strictly criminal practice using his talents in defense of those charged with breaking the law…I don’t know how he sleeps at night.”

    L. Brooks Patterson - Oakland County Executive and former Oakland County Prosecuting Attorney

  • Two trips to court later, and I ended up with a brief period of probation, no jail and no criminal record.

    “I now know it was not a coincidence that several different people gave me the same attorney name. He’s just that good.”

    Carl B.

  • I had a 20 year dope case and he got me 2 years probation.

    “You could tell he knew I was a good person that didn't deserve to do time like that.”

    Former Client

  • He saved my life!

    “He got one of my charges completely erased, and on the other one he negotiated to get it dropped to a lesser crime. ”

    Former Client

  • Amazingly, I did not get any jail time!

    “He managed my case professionally and advised me wisely over the course of my case. ”