Have you been charged with a Traffic Civil Infraction or Criminal Matter in Dearborn Heights? Are you looking for an attorney who regularly practices in the 20TH District Court, which governs all misdemeanor criminal cases that takes place in Dearborn Heights? If so, then the Lawyers of Garmo & Kiste, PLC are right for you.
With our office located less than twenty minutes from the 20TH District Court, and having handled many Criminal Defense / Traffic cases in Dearborn Heights, the attorneys of Garmo & Kiste, PLC are here to serve you. Our lawyers offer solutions that are tailored to fit your own specific needs, and understand how important your matter is. Though we can never guarantee you a particular result, you can count on our hard work, dedication, and commitment.
|Why hire us?|
The 20th District Court, located at 25637 Michigan Ave. Dearborn Heights, MI 48125 is served by two Judges,the Hon. Judge Mark J. Plawecki, and the Hon. Judge David D. Turfe. A Magistrate appointed by the Judges, assists with Informal Hearings on Civil Infractions, Arraignments on Ordinance cases and Hearings on Small Claims.The District Court has jurisdiction of all City Ordinance violations and State Law Misdemeanors. The Court also conducts Preliminary Examinations of Felony Case.
Having handled a great number of Criminal and Traffic cases in volume in the 20TH District Court which serves only the City of Dearborn Heights, our attorneys are familiar with the City Attorneys, Wayne Counties’ Prosecutors, and the Judges of the 20TH District Court. Through their experiences and the relationships they have built with the 20TH District Court, our attorneys can anticipate the Judges’ responses, understand how the Prosecutor will want to proceed, and with that knowledge can negotiate the best deal for our clients in efforts of removing as much uncertainty from the legal justice system as possible.
Remember, Judges have a tremendous amount of discretion when imposing your punishment. Without us, or another competent attorney, you may say or do the wrong thing, increasing your punishment. For more information call us at (248) 398-7100 for a free consultation or contact us with a private message.
For more information on specific crimes, or traffic offenses, please click the applicable link below:
- Retail Fraud
- Probation Violation
- Domestic Violence
- UIP/Indecent Exposure
- Disturbing the Peace
- Assault and Battery
- Obstruction of Police/False Information to a Police Officer
- Malicious Use of a Telephone/Telephone Harassment
- Malicious Destruction of Property
- Receiving/Concealing Stolen Property
- Bad Checks/NSF
- Juvenile Delinquency
- Fake or Forged ID
- Leaving the Scene of an Accident
- Superdrunk/High BAC
- Marijuana Use/Possession
- Operating within the Presence of Drugs
- Prescription Drug Crimes
- Michigan Open Container Law
- How to Clean Your Criminal Record – Expungement
- Ineligible for an Expungement, now what?
- Representing Victims of Crimes
- Drunk Driving / DUI / OWI / OWVI
- Michigan Local Courts
- Michigan Local Universities
20th District Court, 25637 Michigan Ave. Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
- Serving Dearborn Heights
- Phone: 313-277-7485