Practice Areas

Criminal Defense


If you are charged with a crime or are simply being investigated for a crime, it is critically important that you contact an attorney immediately to protect yourself and your rights during the investigation and in court.  Our attorneys are experienced in criminal defense in local and state courts throughout the Miami Valley and federal court in the Southern District of Ohio.

State & Local Criminal Defense

Our attorneys Jack Hemm, Steven Justice, and Michael Scarpelli have many years of experience defending clients charged with felonies and misdemeanors in State and Local Courts in Miami, Montgomery, Darke, Shelby, Champaign, Auglaize, Greene, Logan, Hamilton, and Preble Counties.  When facing a criminal investigation or charge, time is of the essence.  Therefore, it is important to find an experienced attorney immediately once you find yourself or a loved one facing a criminal investigation or arrest.

Our criminal defense attorneys handle all State and Local criminal charges, including:

If you are currently being investigated and need representation, or have been charged with a crime anywhere in the Miami Valley, contact us for a consultation. Jack Hemm can be reached at our Piqua office at (937) 773-8054.  Steven Justice can be reached at our Troy office at (937) 339-0511.

Federal Criminal Defense

Our attorney Steven Justice has extensive experience providing representation to clients facing criminal matters in Federal Court, including:

  • White Collar Crime
  • Habeas Corpus
  • Federal Drug Conspiracy Charges
  • Expungements, Warrants, and Extradition
  • Health Care Fraud
  • Money Laundering
  • Wire Fraud and Mail Fraud
  • Federal Firearms Offenses
  • Computer Hacking and Cyberstalking
  • Federal Tax Crimes
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Cases
  • Forfeiture and Seizure of Property
  • Criminal Appeals
If you are currently being investigated and need representation, or if you have been charged with a crime in Federal Court, contact us for a consultation.  Steven Justice and Michael Scarpelli are both experienced attorneys and can help secure the best possible outcome if you find yourself in this unfortunate situation.