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Lansing Criminal Defense Attorney

Unwavering Criminal Defense
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Lansing Criminal Defense Attorney
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Exceptional thoroughness

We leave no stone unturned and meticulously investigate every case that we take on.

Night and weekend accessibility

When you need us, we are there. Your call will be answered day or night.

Flexible financing

Free case evaluations, flexible payment plans. Simple, flat-fee billing.

Fearless advocates

Relentless pursuit of the best possible outcome of your case. Period.

Being charged with a crime is an overwhelming experience that can significantly impact the rest of one’s life. As a criminal defense firm in Lansing, Coontz Law helps individuals who are going through the most frightening time of their lives. While some criminal cases are cut and dry, many are more nuanced and require the personalized attention of a sharp and focused attorney. Our firm strives to be the team you can rely on in your time of need.

Why Choose Coontz Law?

As a small, boutique firm, Coontz Law can provide a level of personalized service that large firms cannot. Your attorneys personally take the time to carefully look at the unique facts of your case, and our team is not afraid to try a case or file motions. There is very little that we value more than our clients and their futures.

An analytical approach

When we take on a new criminal case, our team starts by analyzing the details of the incident, and then we reanalyze them. Coontz Law leaves no stone unturned and pays close attention to detail every step of the way. Our firm uses past experiences as the foundation for representation but also tailors it to meet your unique needs.


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Yes, we’re big fans of defending people’s rights. But check out what our clients are saying...

(That's what really matters!)

"Dustyn Coontz was friendly and professional from the first meeting with him until the conclusion of my case"

I was informed and up to date through the entire process. Anytime I had questions or concerns I just contacted his office and was always answered or soon returned a call.

“Incredibly thorough and professional!”

Services rendered were above and beyond the call of duty. I can't imagine my experience with the legal system without the assistance of Coontz Law and the attorney provided to me.

“Hands down been an Excellent Lawyer!”

Never judged never looked down on my story instead gave me hope that the outcome would be better by fighting and not giving in. A lawyer thats Willing to fight for you to the end is ONE you WANT and NEED on your Team!!! I would recommend and also rate 5 Stars! I appreciate all you've done so far in my case.

“He is kind, compassionate, and cares about people.”

He even called me and texted me back a few extra times when he didn't have to. For me he went beyond. Thanks so much, Dustyn.

“If you need legal representation, I would highly recommend Coontz Law”

From my first conversation with Dustyn, he was a calm presence since this was the first time I needed any legal assistance. He truly wants the best for his clients and is truly a wonderful lawyer to have on your side. I never felt judged and he was willing to fight for the best outcome for myself & my future.
A great criminal defense starts with a simple free consultation

Our Process

You schedule a call
Meet briefly to learn more ∙ Understand your specific situation ∙ Determine if we can help
We suggest a solution
Know what it will cost ∙ Understand how long it’ll take ∙ Know what next steps look like.
We work together
Gather & review evidence ∙ Create defense strategy ∙ Provide updates without you even asking
Enjoy peace of mind
We’ll work tirelessly on your behalf to get you the best possible outcome on your case.