Criminal Law

Indianapolis Criminal Defense Attorney

Since 2009, the Marc Lopez Law Firm has defended the rights of people charged with crimes in Indiana. Prior to that, Attorney Marc Lopez was a Deputy Prosecutor in Marion County. The attorneys at his Indianapolis criminal defense firm have earned their reputation as courtroom champions, defending clients against a broad range of charges and consequences related to:

Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated (OVWI / DUI)

Defending those accused of drunk driving is complex and fact-specific, and it requires a thorough understanding of both the science and the law of intoxication. Attorney Marc Lopez is Indiana’s State Delegate to the National College of DUI Defense and has attended hundreds of hours of training on DUI trial-related techniques, including the chemistry behind DUI charges. The Marc Lopez Law Firm has successfully defended clients charged with OVWI.

Drug Offenses

In America’s War on Drugs, some of the primary casualties are the civil liberties of those who are being investigated or accused. If you are facing a drug charge, it is absolutely essential that you retain an experienced attorney as soon as possible. The Marc Lopez Law Firm has successfully beaten drug charges based on faulty warrants, illegal searches, and technical arguments regarding possession of drugs.

Domestic Violence

The attorneys at the Marc Lopez Law Firm understand there are at least two sides to every story. If you are charged with domestic violence, it is not only your criminal record that will be affected, but also your right to possess a firearm and your rights as a parent. These cases are some of the most contentious in Indiana. The Marc Lopez Law Firm has successfully defended clients charged with felony and misdemeanor domestic violence.

Crimes of Violence

Crimes of violence are some of the most difficult charges for the State to prove, as there are typically no police officer witnesses. To make matters even harder for the State, there are strong defenses available to people charged with a violent crime. The Marc Lopez Law Firm has successfully defended individuals charged with various crimes of violence, ranging from felony pointing of a firearm, to felony battery resulting in bodily injury, to felony criminal mischief, to felony battery on a law enforcement officer, and all the way down to misdemeanor battery resulting in bodily injury.

Habitual Traffic Violator (HTV)

If the Indiana BMV has designated you a Habitual Traffic Violator, there is probably a legal way to get you driving again. Likewise if you have been charged with the crime of operating while HTV. The Marc Lopez Law Firm has successfully obtained Specialized Driving Privileges for clients with suspended licenses, and it has also had success with getting felony charges reduced to a misdemeanor.

Other crimes

Indiana has countless other crimes with which you can be charged — the above are just a representative example. Almost all successful defenses share the common threads of hard work, strategic planning, and a willingness to go to trial.

Being charged with a crime is one of the most stressful things that can happen to you. This stress can be alleviated by retaining the absolute best in criminal defense: The Marc Lopez Law Firm.

If you or a loved on are facing criminal charges, it is impossible to overstate the importance of hiring an experienced attorney. Please reach out to the attorneys at the Marc Lopez Law Firm today at 317-632-3642. Or contact us by email.