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Scott Engelhard has over 26 years of experience handling criminal cases in Federal Court and State Court. He has handled dozens of complex cases, and hundreds of smaller cases, at both trial and on appeal. If you or a loved one are under investigation for or charged with a crime, contact us for a free […]

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As a graduate of UCLA School of Law and having argued many cases before the Washington Supreme Court as well as the Federal Ninth and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeal, I will share with you the law applicable to your case and help you reach the best result possible in your case. Contact us with […]

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The minute you learn of a criminal investigation or criminal charge, it is critical that you put your life in the hands of a skilled and experienced Seattle criminal attorney who has successfully defended many criminal cases.

Criminal Lawyer

Scott Engelhard is a criminal defense attorney in Seattle, Washington. With over 26 years of experience, criminal defense law I’ve handled hundreds of Washington Criminal Law cases, as well as cases in many other states and have won impressive victories for my clients. In many instances, I’ve convinced the prosecutors not to file charges at all or to dismiss charges that have been filed. I’ve tried dozens of jury trials and had many great outcomes for my clients, and I’ve also reached very favorable pre-trial settlements in other cases. And finally, I have represented many clients in both Federal Court and State Court on appeal and post-conviction (habeas corpus) cases.

Whether it be a Washington Felony Criminal CaseMisdemeanor Seattle Criminal Defense Case, or a Federal Criminal Case you need to have an attorney protecting you who is:

  • knowledgable in all related aspects of Criminal Law,
  • creative in how to apply that law to your case;
  • a skilled advocate in Court,
  • absolutely determined to push hard to protect your rights, and
  • tenacious and refuses to give up trying to help you.

If you are under investigation for, charged with, or been convicted of a crime, then you a skilled Seattle Criminal Defense Attorney. Please call the Law Firm of Scott Engelhard today at 206-683-2020. This is probably one of the most important decisions you may ever make, and you only have one chance to make the right one! Don’t take chances with your life or with your freedom by hiring a lawyer without proven experience and determination.

Remember, the police, prosecutors and government agents are highly trained and skilled to investigate crimes & gather evidence – and they often assume the worst about you! Against such forces you need someone to defend you and your constitutional rights, This includes your right to remain silent, and the right to have an attorney present during questioning. In almost every instance, it is a good idea NOT to answer questions by the police at least until you take advantage of your right to speak with an attorney.

I’m not advocating being uncooperative with the police, far from it. Being cooperative with law enforcement can often help your case, but it needs to be in a controlled setting and only after you have access to legal advice from a skilled and experienced criminal defense lawyer. That is where I come in. Call the Law Firm of Scott Engelhard today at 206-683-2020. Don’t take chances with your freedom.

The Law Office of Scott Engelhard serves clients in Seattle, Washington, and throughout the greater Seattle-Eastside Metro area, including Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland, Issaquah, Sammamish, Tacoma, Renton, Kent, Auburn, Puget Sound, SeaTac, Federal Way, Puyallup, Everett, Lynnwood, Bothell, Marysville, Tukwila, Burien, Mt. Vernon, King County, Pierce County, Snohomish County, and Skagit Counties.

About Scott Engelhard

Scott Engelhard’s career has been dedicated to creative, hard working and determined criminal defense. And Scott brings those same qualities to the rest of his life. In addition to raising a family, Scott is a competitive rower and he participates in rowing competitions from British Columbia to San Diego.


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