Monroe Criminal Defense Lawyer
Dedicated to Providing the People of Northern Louisiana With Aggressive Representation
Whiddon Criminal Defense is a full-service criminal defense law firm dedicated to serving clients in Monroe and northern Louisiana. Monroe criminal defense lawyer Keith T. Whiddon aims to bring his years of trial experience to bear in defending residents charged with all manner of Louisiana state crimes.
From Successful Public Defender to Celebrated Trial Lawyer
Whiddon Criminal Defense founding partner Keith T. Whiddon has dedicated his career to defending clients in Louisiana. He spent years as a public defender in Ouachita Parish, where he successfully defended clients accused of all manner of crimes, including drunk driving, violent crimes, drug crimes, and sex crimes.
After continuing to serve his community by representing children in the Louisiana Foster Care system, Keith later opened his own law firm to continue fighting for the rights of Louisiana citizens on his terms. He’s been recognized by a number of professional associations for his excellence, including by being named Top 40 Under 40 in criminal defense by The National Trial Lawyers.
If you or someone you care about has been charged with a crime in northern Louisiana, you can’t ask for more skilled, compassionate, and thorough representation than Whiddon Criminal Defense.
Experienced Criminal Law Team Fighting For You
Careful, Considered Criminal Defense
When the stakes are high and you’re facing criminal charges, you need a criminal defense lawyer with experience who is available to take your case quickly and confidently and who will go the extra mile to thoroughly investigate your case.
Do not be intimidated by an aggressive prosecutor trying to scare you into accepting a plea deal. Instead, call Keith Whiddon, who has a proven track record and the experience needed to fight the charges.
Our law office’s mission is to aggressively and tenaciously defend our clients, even before the case reaches the courtroom! You need to know your rights under the law and immediately act to protect them. We’ll make sure your rights don’t fall through the cracks.
Full-Service Representation for Louisiana Criminal Cases
Whiddon Criminal Defense represents clients running the gamut of Louisiana state criminal charges. Our areas of dedicated practice include:
DWI. Founding attorney Keith T. Whiddon literally wrote the book on DWIs in Louisiana, and Whiddon Criminal Defense is ready to help you avoid the worst consequences of a DWI conviction.
Misdemeanors. Even minor convictions can have lasting consequences. Let us help you avoid getting on the wrong track by fighting your misdemeanor charges.
Felonies. A felony conviction can derail your life. We’re here to help you avoid serious felony convictions along with the fines, prison time, and other consequences those entail.
Drug Charges. Whether you’re facing charges of distribution, possession, or trafficking, and whether your case involves marijuana, cocaine, or prescription meds, we’ll fight to reduce your charges and protect your rights.
Violent Crimes. Violent crimes are among the most serious crimes chargeable under Louisiana law. If you’ve been arrested for battery, homicide, domestic violence, or any other violent crime, we’ll help you build your defense.
Theft Offenses. Whether you’ve been charged with shoplifting or credit card fraud, our theft crime defense team is ready to hear from you.
Sex Crimes. Sex offenses carry harsh penalties, including the possibility of being placed on the sex offender registry. For help avoiding the serious consequences of a sex offense conviction, call Whiddon Criminal Defense.
Domestic Violence. Domestic violence charges can have significant consequences in many areas of your life, affecting your divorce, your child custody, your finances, and your reputation. Call our domestic violence defense lawyer for reasonable defense to domestic violence allegations.
Weapons Offenses. Possessing weapons as a felon or possessing the wrong kinds of weapons can lead to very serious charges. For help protecting your constitutional rights and staying out of jail for weapons offenses, call Whiddon Criminal Defense.
College Student Defense. The college student defense lawyer at Whiddon Criminal Defense knows that misunderstandings happen, and so do mistakes. If you’ve been charged with a crime at school or you are facing university-related sanctions, we’re ready to help.
Expungements. We help people convicted of felonies and misdemeanors obtain relief through the process of expungement.
For Zealous Criminal Defense in Monroe, Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area, and Across Northern Louisiana
If you’ve been arrested or charged with a crime in northern or northwest Louisiana, you need to act fast. The sooner you get a passionate, talented, and effective criminal defense team on your side, the better. With the right help, you may be able to get your charges reduced or dropped entirely. Don’t let the government bully you into taking a plea that leaves you with much more serious charges than you deserve.
For experienced, dedicated criminal defense in Monroe and across the Shreveport-Bossier City metropolitan area, call Whiddon Criminal Defense. We help defendants in Louisiana with misdemeanor charges or felony charges, covering everything from DWI to fraud to manslaughter. Don’t let your future be taken from you. Take control of your case with help from the Monroe criminal defense lawyers at Whiddon Criminal Defense. We’re ready to fight for your rights, your liberty, and your future.
Contact us today for a free case evaluation.