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Seattle Criminal Defense Attorney

Seattle Criminal Defense Lawyer

Coleen St.Clair is a highly experienced and effective Seattle criminal  attorney who has over 25 years experience handling all types of criminal offenses. She is a former senior prosecutor and has handled tens of thousands of criminal cases as both a prosecutor and a criminal defense attorney. She appears regularly in courtrooms throughout King, Pierce, and Snohomish Counties.Opponents, peers, and clients have referred to her as "smart" "tough" "thorough" and "unrelenting". If your best option is trial, you need the best trial attorney, and Ms. St. Clair's record of success at trial is remarkable. Having tried hundreds of cases she has won over 97% of those cases. and has yet to have a client plead guilty as charged.

Seattle Criminal Defense

With formidable skills in the areas of investigation, negotiation, and defense, she has the experience to provide you with the best outcome for your situation. Known throughout local courts, by prosecutors and judges, for both her criminal defense expertise and history of notable victories in complex criminal cases. Her courtroom successes and reputation are widely recognized.

Ms. St. Clair has the expert ability to assess, prepare, and present your interests whether in a trial or in successfully negotiating a resolution when appropriate. Her skills, knowledge expertise, and willingness to effectively challenge a case is what gets results. No one will fight harder to protect your interests and rights and few have her experience and record to back it up.

Former Senior Prosecutor

Ms. St. Clair was trained by those and trained those who are now charging you. Working closely with police for many years, she has unique knowledge of how police investigate cases, and knows how to investigate and obtain evidence necessary to present your best defense and to expertly prepare a case on your behalf.

Having dealt with tens of thousands of witnesses and police officers over the years, she knows witnesses and their weaknesses, and she knows how to skillfully and successfully assess and examine them.

As a former prosecutor, she will leverage her knowledge of the law and long standing relationships with local prosecutors and judges to consistently deliver outstanding results to her clients.  Being formally trained as a prosecutor she has a huge advantage in court over other defense attorneys because she knows the prosecutors policies, their strategies, and their weaknesses. It allows her to examine the case through the eyes of the opponent and gives her unique insight into how to quickly and effectively dismantle or defend the prosecutions case.

She knows how to present your case and you to achieve your best results.Call Seattle criminal lawyer Coleen St. Clair at (206) 578-2200 or e-mail her.

Experienced and Respected Seattle Criminal Lawyer

Many clients come to Ms. St. Clair referred by another attorney, courts, legal staff, police, criminal justice professionals, or former clients.  She has represented the interests of many. She has earned their respect, and will work hard to earn yours through aggressive, informed, and committed representation of your interests.  Her courtroom successes and reputation are widely recognized, but more important is the personal attention given to each client.

Get Legal Help for Seattle Criminal Charges Now

There are far reaching consequences to a criminal charge and hiring the right criminal lawyer can make a difference in how your case is resolved. You need an exceptional, experienced  Seattle criminal attorney who will ensure your rights and interests are protected and who will thoroughly evaluate the factual, scientific, and legal issues in your case. You need a skilled, aggressive, and experienced criminal defense lawyer/ DUI/DWI attorney who can immediately focus their attention on your particular case. You need someone who knows the law, knows the process, and knows the system.

Coleen St. Clair has the skills, experience, legal knowledge, and record of success necessary to give you your best defense. Call Seattle criminal defense attorney Coleen St. Clair at (206) 578-2200. You can also e-mail her for a FREE evaluation of your case.

Having handled tens of thousands of criminal cases, Ms. St. Clair is a top criminal attorney with extensive experience with the following criminal offenses:


PUT HER EXPERIENCE TO WORK FOR YOU-we handle the following types of crimes

  • Felonies
  • Misdemeanors
    • Driving Offenses
    • DUI
    • Domestic Violence
  • Juvenile Crime
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Drug Crimes
    • Drug Court
    • DOSA
    • Marijuana
    • DUI
    • Possession of Controlled Substance
    • Delivery/Manufacture of Controlled Substance
  • Property Crimes
    • Burglary
    • Auto-Theft
    • Forgery
    • Theft
    • Malicious Mischief
    • Identity Theft
    • Trafficking in Stolen Property
    • Possession of Stolen Property
  • White Collar Crime
    • Computer and Internet Crimes
    • Embezzlement
    • Insurance Fraud
  • Sex Crimes
    • Rape
    • Molestation
    • Depicting Minor
    • Indecent Liberties
    • Communication with a Minor for Immoral Purposes
  • Driving Offense
    • Driving On a Suspended License
    • DUI
    • Hit and Run
    • Vehicular Assault/Homicide
    • Reckless/Negligent Driving
    • Attempt to Elude a Pursuing Police Vehicle
  • Violent Crimes
    • Assaults
    • Robbery
    • Murder
    • Manslaughter
    • Kidnapping
    • Unlawful Imprisonment
    • Burglary 1
    • Assault of a Police Officer
  • Weapons Charges
    • Possession of Stolen Firearms
    • Theft of Firearms
    • Unlawful Possession of Firearm
    • Unlawful Discharge
    • Possession of Certain Firearms
    • Unlawful Display

Locations: Seattle - Everett - Tacoma


2211 ELLIOTT AVE. STE. 200
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(206) 578-2200

St. Clair Defense

You must be confident in the experience and ability of your attorney. Effective representation requires trust, confidence, communication and a shared goal. Your future depends on it. If you have been charged with DUI or a criminal offense in King County, Snohomish County or Pierce County, we can help. Call Seattle criminal defense firm St. Clair Law Offices today to discuss your case. 206-578-2200. Your initial consultation is free.