Over 15 Years as a Trial Attorney

Over 15 Years as a Trial Attorney

As a former prosecutor, Attorney Marcel Benavides has the experience to successfully handle your criminal matters.

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Were You Victimized?

Were You Victimized?

Police misconduct is damaging to your rights and to the integrity of our justice system. Let us help you uphold accountability.

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What Are My Rights?

What Are My Rights?

If you have been arrested or charged with a crime, you may have many questions pertaining to your rights.

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Take Control of Your Future

Take Control of Your Future

The Marcel Benavides Law Office has successfully handled complex cases and wants to help defend your rights.

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Wayne County Criminal Defense Lawyer

Work With a Former Prosecutor

At The Marcel Benavides Law Office, we understand how important it is to hire not just any criminal defense attorney, but the RIGHT attorney. What makes our criminal defense firm different? Attorney Marcel Benavides has years of legal experience, but it is what these past 15 years have involved that distinguish him from other criminal defense lawyers.

Here are a few reasons to retain Attorney Benavides:

  • He has personally handled thousands of cases.
  • He is a former prosecutor for the Cook County State's Attorney Office who handled child sexual abuse and homicide cases.
  • He defended the Chicago Police Department in federal court.
  • Worked as a former in-house trial legal counselor for the Chicago Police Department.
  • He is a former Oakland County Assistant Prosecutor.

If you are looking for knowledgeable and aggressive, yet trusted legal counsel, look no further than Attorney Benavides. His experience working as a prosecutor and defending the Chicago Police Department is second to none; he brings an unmatched level of insight into every case he defends.

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Whether you are facing criminal charges for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, for possession of a controlled substance such as marijuana, or if you are being accused of a theft-related crime, we can help. We have extensive experience handling the most complex of cases, and we are not afraid to go head-to-head with detectives or the prosecutor to help safeguard your rights.

With more than 15 years of experience working on both sides of the fence, you can trust that you are in very good hands when you work with our Wayne County criminal defense attorney.

Are you a victim of police misconduct?

Are a victim of police misconduct? It is a crime for a law enforcement official who is acting under the color of the law to willfully deprive another person of any right protected under the Constitution or any laws of the United States.

If you were on the receiving end of excessive force, sexual assault, a false arrest, or the intentional fabrication of evidence resulting in a loss of liberty, we would be proud to represent you. Our founding attorney has experience defending police officers who were accused of misconduct, and this unique understanding of the unscrupulous actions that law enforcement can take can help protect your rights as a victim.

Contact our Wayne County firm today!

To get your legal questions answered right away, contact our Wayne County criminal defense firm today! We encourage you to call us directly, or fill out our online free case evaluation form.

To learn more about us, read our Case Results & Client Testimonials pages.