Criminal Law

If you have been accused of a crime, you need an attorney. Not just any attorney will do. You want someone who is on your side, ready to listen to you, meticulously investigates your case, and aggressively defends your rights. You need the criminal defense attorneys at Rodenhouse Kuipers.

Our criminal defense lawyers combine compassion and expertise to offer you the best defense available in West Michigan and the Grand Rapids area. Our affordable criminal defense services will help you get the best possible outcome for your case.

Our attorneys have experience defending all misdemeanors and felonies. These include, but are not limited to: DUI/OWI (drunk driving), assault, domestic violence, and sex crimes. We can also help with criminal record expungement and driver’s license restoration.

Everyone makes mistakes; however, everyone deserves a qualified, compassionate attorney on their side to help them navigate the legal system. The criminal law attorneys at Rodenhouse Kuipers can help you through this stressful experience, are ready and available to answer your questions, and enable you to move forward with your life.

Misdemeanors & Felonies

Everyone makes mistakes. Here at Rodenhouse Kuipers, our criminal defense attorneys are ready to listen to you and defend you in court, no matter what you’ve been accused of. Whether you committed a crime and need someone to defend your rights, or feel you have been wrongly accused of a crime, our West Michigan and Grand Rapids criminal law attorneys can handle your case and help you move forward with your life.

The experienced criminal defense lawyers at Rodenhouse Kuipers can defend you against any misdemeanor or felony charge, including:

Misdemeanor:

  • Assault
  • Burglary
  • DUI / OWI
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Property Theft
  • Reckless or Disorderly Conduct
  • Resisting Arrest
  • Retail Fraud
  • Theft
  • Trespassing
  • Vandalism
  • Violating a Restraining Order

Felony:

  • Arson
  • Burglary
  • Child Abuse
  • Criminal Sexual Conduct
  • Drug Abuse
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Embezzlement
  • Felonious Assault
  • Grand Theft
  • Kidnapping
  • Larceny
  • Manslaughter
  • Murder or Homicide
  • Rape
  • Unlawful Possession of a Weapon
  • Vehicular Manslaughter

Free Consultation


We always offer a complimentary first consultation, so our clients can meet our attorneys and feel comfortable getting to know them. Request a free consultation below to get started.

We respect your privacy and the confidentiality of your situation. No personal identifiable information is shared with any 3rd-party.

Having a lawyer on your side to defend you against a misdemeanor or felony charge can help you get the charges dismissed or reduced. An attorney can also help negotiate your sentence to reduce or avoid jailtime and fees. In addition, a criminal defense lawyer will appear on your behalf in court, listen to you, help you navigate the legal system, and make sure you are treated fairly. We believe every person deserves a passionate defense of their rights; no matter what they’re accused of.

Misdemeanor or felony charges can have a serious impact on your life, such as:

  • Losing your job
  • Being unable to obtain a job
  • Being unable to get a student loan
  • Being unable to obtain a professional license
  • Costly fines
  • Jail time
  • Prison, or
  • Deportation

Having the right lawyer on your side is essential when facing felony or misdemeanor charges. You need a lawyer who will be available to answer your questions and willing to investigate your case. This will make it possible to give you the best advice about how to proceed, whether it be pursuing a plea deal or going to trial. The criminal defense lawyers at Rodenhouse Kuipers are ready to put their years of experience to work to offer you the best criminal defense available in Grand Rapids and West Michigan.