The criminal defense lawyer who fights aggressively for your rights.
Serving Dakota and Scott Counties and all of Minnesota.
Schafer Law Firm fights tirelessly for clients accused all criminal offenses including the following crimes:
While fifth degree assault is a misdemeanor offence, first-degree assault is a felony punishable by fines and confinement in a state prison. Our firm can help you build a strong defense if you face charges for any type of assault.
Cars, trucks and motorcycles are considered dangerous weapons if operated or used irresponsibly. If you are charged with criminal vehicular operation, attorney Brent S. Schafer is ready to rush to your side and protect your rights.
Alcohol Related driving offenses and Test Refusal charges are perhaps the most common and becoming the most serious when comparing the statutory mandatory jail sentences that are imposed. Brent S. Schafer has handles DWI/DUI and Test Refusal cases for over 20 years, including license revocation and vehicle forfeiture issues that often accompany alcohol charges.
Drug crimes of any degree can affect your future and your reputation. Schafer Law Firm, P.A. competently and passionately defends you if police arrest you for selling, possessing or manufacturing drugs.
Depending on the circumstances of your theft case, you could lose your freedom. We thoroughly review the circumstances of your case and then devise an effective defense strategy for you.
Burglary crimes may be charged as misdemeanors or felonies. Regardless of whether the state charges you with first-degree or fourth-degree burglary, you need guidance from an experienced lawyer as quickly as possible.
The killing of another person is the most serious crime in the criminal justice system. Individuals who have been arrested for homicide must seek immediate and competent legal help.
If you are out on parole or on probation, you must obey your supervisor. If you are accused of violating a parole or probation order, seek skilled legal aid immediately.
The Schafer Law Firm, P.A. maintains knowledge about recent gun law developments. The firm fights for your rights if you face charges for unlawful firearm possession or another type of gun crime.
Interfering with a 911 call is not a prank. In fact, the State considers it a misdemeanor offense. If you are accused of this offense, we will help to build your defense.
A sex crime conviction can lead to a lengthy prison sentence and registration as a sex offender. Defense attorney Brent S. Schafer has handled complex sex crime, sex assault and sexual misconduct cases. He uses his more than 20 years of experience to help you create a solid defense.
If convicted of kidnapping and false imprisonment, you face a wide range of penalties, including prison time, fines, probation, counseling and possibly the death penalty. For a legal situation this grave, Brent S. Schafer is your best advocate.
The Schafer Law Firm, P.A. charges a flat fee to handle all criminal matters. Fees vary depending on the criminal charge and the goals of the client.