Practice Areas

DUI

A simple DUI charge can completely alter an individual’s life; consequences may include everything from license suspension to jail time. Those accused of driving under the influence are advised to seek legal counsel from a trustworthy Washington state criminal defense lawyer. Patrick Earl provides the unwavering support and legal knowledge clients desperately need after they...

Assault, Domestic Violence

Attorney Patrick Earl has been practicing criminal law, including defending assault and domestic violence cases, since 1992. Assault and domestic violence could be felony or misdemeanor charges, depending on how you were charged when you were arrested. Instead of trying to navigate the criminal courts yourself, contact a Washington state criminal defense attorney to help...

All misdemeanors

The term “misdemeanor” makes the charges you face seem insignificant, but for those who are facing misdemeanor charges, the case suddenly becomes much more significant. Even the smallest crimes, like theft, carry stiff penalties, including fines, probation and even jail time. Not only that, but a misdemeanor goes on your permanent record and will follow...

All Felonies

Felonies are the most serious types of criminal offenses. This type of offense includes burglary, arson, rape, homicide, assisting in a felony and more. If you’re found guilty of a felony, the result will be a minimum of one year incarceration. Criminal fines may also be imposed and total up to thousands of dollars. If...

All Juvenile Charges

Having your child arrested or charged with a criminal offense may seem overwhelming. You do not know where to turn or what to do. You may have opened your front your door in to be faced with law enforcement standing there with your child in tow. Even worse, you get a call that your child...

Ratings and Reviews

Criminal defense with attention to immigration consequences

My case was complicated by potential immigration consequesnces but my attorney spent enough time researching this subject of law and meeting with specific immigration attorneys to make sure I will not encounter that kind of problem. Afterwards, he invested much time working out an agreement with prosecutor that would not cause me immigration problems. He…

- (5 star review)