Criminal Defense

State College Criminal Defense Attorneys

An Experienced, Tough Approach To Criminal Charges

Criminal charges can profoundly alter your life. A criminal conviction can result in jail or prison time, significant financial burdens, and loss of opportunity down the road. Even relatively minor offenses can spiral and cause you undue hardship. If you are facing criminal charges, the quicker you contact an attorney, the higher your chances of mounting a successful defense.

Comprehensive Criminal Defense

At Engle, Kauffman & VanHorn, P.C., our State College law firm provides our clients with access to experienced and aggressive attorneys who will tackle any criminal case, including:

  • Juvenile offenses
  • DUI/drunk driving and related driving offenses
  • Summary offenses
  • Drug charges, from minor possession to more serious cases
  • Sex offenses
  • Assault
  • Theft/burglary

Attorney Stephanie VanHorn takes an aggressive stance when defending clients against any criminal charge. She understands the consequences of having a criminal charge can be potentially severe, and her approach reflects our firm’s commitment to fighting criminal charges with vigor.

A Firm That Fights For You

When facing the justice system, having a lawyer who is not intimidated by the prospects of trial can go a long way toward getting the results you’re seeking. Stephanie takes every preliminary hearing as an opportunity to fight for your rights. While we pride ourselves on our tough approach, we are also experienced enough to recognize the benefits of avoiding trial when necessary. At our firm, we will work with you to do what is best in your particular situation and take the approach that makes the most sense for you.

Don’t Delay In Obtaining A Lawyer

The quicker you obtain a lawyer when you’re facing criminal charges, the more time you will have to review options and discuss strategy going forward. If you have questions about your criminal concerns in State College or throughout central Pennsylvania, contact Engle, Kauffman & VanHorn, P.C. Call us at (814) 234-8834 or contact us online. Consultations are free and confidential.