At the Law Offices of James Newton, PLLC, criminal defense is all we do. And we do it exceptionally well. You are never left wondering if your call will be returned, if your attorney will be late or unprepared for a critical court appearance or whether the firm has the resources to aggressively pursue your defense. When your reputation and your freedom are on the line, you want a Seattle criminal attorney you can rely on. At our firm you will find four of them, along with an attentive professional staff that is committed to providing you the highest level of service at all times.
Our team of Seattle criminal defense attorneys is dedicated to the practice of criminal law. With more than 60 years of combined experience, we have handled thousands of criminal cases including probation violation, assault and battery and vehicular homicide as well as a range of felony and misdemeanor charges stemming from:
DUI/DWI laws in Washington State are strict and subject to frequent revision. The attorneys of James Newton Law pay constant attention to changes in the law and mount a strategic defense to help you avoid such potential consequences as jail time, loss of driving privileges, heavy fines and loss of your job. Learn more about DUI/DWI >>>
If you are charged with or even under investigation for a sex crime, including sexual assault, rape or child pornography, you are at risk of losing your family, your job and your reputation and spending the rest of your life in prison. Our Seattle criminal lawyers handle the full range of sexual offenses and work aggressively to craft your best defense. Learn more about sex crimes >>>
Domestic violence goes well beyond the strict definition of a violent act between family members. Any crime, including harassment, theft and assault, can be charged as domestic violence offenses. We help you understand all possible charges and their consequences and take a practical approach to your defense. Learn more about domestic violence >>>
If you are charged with a drug crime in Washington State, whether the offense is a misdemeanor possession of marijuana or felony manufacturing of methamphetamine, it is critical to discuss your circumstances with an experienced Seattle criminal defense attorney without delay. Learn more about drug crimes >>>
If a crime — whether a sex offense, drug trafficking, an Internet offense or fraud — comes under federal investigation, the stakes rise. Our seasoned criminal defense attorneys are ready to intervene immediately on your behalf and put your defense in motion. Learn more about federal crimes >>>
When you are in legal trouble, we can help. Call us at 206.389.1855 or contact the Law Offices of James Newton, PLLC online. With offices conveniently located throughout the state, we have defended people from Everett to Puyallup, North Bend to Fife and Ballard to Olympia. We take your call 24 hours a day.