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The Upper Peninsula of Michigan is a vast, beautiful landscape. Those who reside here enjoy bountiful fishing spots, stunning hiking destinations, and abundant biking trails. Lake Superior draws tourists from all around the world to take in its majestic, clear water. As a result, the U.P. is both a tight-knit community and a welcome destination for diverse travelers.

However, even a beautiful place like the Upper Peninsula of Michigan can be corroded by injustice. False accusations, wrongful convictions, and improper police procedure can unfortunately lead to innocent people being unfairly prosecuted.

If you’ve been arrested, you’re probably wondering what happens next. You may be confused and afraid. You may feel that life has come to a standstill. The criminal justice system is daunting. It’s easy to feel lost and alone.

Do not worry. An Upper Peninsula criminal defense lawyer at Berger Law is here for you.

Berger Law Is Different

Other firms in the area diversify their areas of practice. This means that they may not be entirely focused on your case. Simply put, a firm that practices criminal defense along with corporate law, probate law, labor law, and divorce law may not have enough resources to thoroughly exhaust every option for your case.

These firms are spread too thin to adequately defend you. Their attorneys are juggling your future.

Leave the juggling for the circus clowns.

Berger Law is different. Unlike those other firms, we focus exclusively on criminal defense. You can rest assured that your case is our top priority. We work tirelessly to ensure your case gets the attention it needs.

From the moment you retain us, we investigate your case, determine if your rights were violated, and mount a robust defense against the prosecution.

After all, your freedom may be at stake.

Why You Need Proper Defense

There are many crimes one can be charged with in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It is crucial that you invoke your right to an attorney if you are facing an investigation or are placed under arrest.

Police in the U.P. diligently patrol the highways and sideroads for intoxicated drivers. You may have questions about the field-sobriety test or if you can rightfully decline the breathalyzer test.

The police are also attentive in cracking down on drugs. Berger Law is equipped with excellent defense strategies.

The Upper Peninsula of Michigan offers numerous dive bars and local breweries. We all know that scuffles are known to occur in these locales. As a result, many assault charges are brought over simple misunderstandings. Berger Law may challenge these accusations with self-defense or other legal defenses.

Alex Berger has handled numerous criminal defense cases. He takes the time to listen to every client’s story and provide a sincere assessment of what they might expect.

Berger Law is here to answer every question.

Berger Law Is Here For You

You do not want to gamble on your future. Berger Law has a proven track record of reducing charges and sometimes even expunging cases.

Acquiring the proper legal counsel is paramount to securing your liberty. The consequences for conviction are severe. Penalties could include:

  • Months, years, or decades behind bars.
  • Hundreds, thousands, or millions of dollars in fines.
  • Driver’s license suspension or revocation.
  • Tarnished permanent criminal record.
  • Professional license suspension or revocation.
  • Denied future employment opportunities.
  • Loss of student financial aid.

We also employ a private investigator—a rarity among other firms. He works with the police, witnesses, and courts to find every bit of exculpatory evidence. Our team is passionate, understanding, and vigorously advocate for justice.

Alex Berger has an outstanding track record. He is cunning, strategic, and aggressive. Alex Berger thrives in the courtroom; he is champion trial lawyer.

However, Alex Berger also knows when to plea. He has a rapport with prosecuting attorneys across the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Get Help from an Upper Peninsula Criminal Defense Attorney

If you are being charged with a crime in any other city in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, you need a top-notch defense.

Berger Law is the high-caliber defense you need. We know the stakes are high. Put your trust in first-rate defense.

Put your trust in Berger Law.