Criminal Defense

Whether you were recently put in the back of a police car or slept in a holding cell, or you have been sitting in prison for a few months or several years, you deserve to an experienced and skilled attorney. Creating the strongest defense or appeal for your case requires thorough knowledge and exceptional skill. 

Stephen P. Hanudel, Attorney at Law, has over 10 years of experience representing clients. He has helped them pursue justice, protect their rights and freedom, and fight to keep their name and reputation in good standing.

Criminal Defense Cases Stephen Hanudel Handles

Criminal law includes both the prosecution and the defense, both dealing directly with the justice system as a governing body and as a means to change the law. With a desire to change the law and make it better, Stephen Hanudel has focused a large portion of his practice to be a criminal defense attorney. The types of cases he handles are: 

  • Post-Conviction & Appeals*
  • DUI and OVI 
  • Drug cases
  • Traffic Violations
  • Burglary & Theft
  • Domestic Violence
  • Sex Crimes
  • Murder & Manslaughter 

If you are facing any of the charges above, act immediately! Contact Stephen Hanudel’s office so you can get started on your case as soon as possible.

Looking for a strong defense?

Call Stephen Hanudel today!

Post-Conviction & Appeals

No other area of criminal defense lawyer has the ability to set precedent and change the law the way an appeal or post-conviction motion can. With a specific desire and interest in these post-conviction cases, Stephen is motivated by the potential to change the law when fighting for the most favorable outcome for your case. When appealing for post-conviction relief, you have the option to appeal both state and federal rulings (which steps will be defined below) and is crucial to act quickly to properly invoke all of your rights. 

Post-Conviction Relief at the State Level 

  • Appeal
  • Judicial Release
  • Federal Post-Conviction Remedy for State Incarceration
  • Post-Conviction Relief Petition ORC
  • Probation Revocation Hearings

Post-Conviction Relief at the Federal Level

  • Appeal
  • Motion to Vacate, Set Aside, or Correct Sentence
  • Habeas Corpus

Regardless of what you were convicted for and regardless of your circumstance, Stephen P. Hanudel will treat your case with priority and will communicate effectively and respectfully with you. Your case will be handled with the dignity and professionalism you deserve. 

The Right Attorney For You

Having years of experience, dedication, and expert knowledge, Stephen can help you fight for your rights and your freedom. With your best interests in mind, Stephen will pursue all avenues and utilize all resources in the fight for a favorable outcome for you. 

Don’t hesitate to get the help and counsel you need to move forward. Call Stephen’s office today for a free case consultation.

Criminal Defense & Post-Conviction Attorney Serving Elyria, Ohio

Have you recently been arrested? Are you facing formal charges? Have you already been convicted but are seeking an appeal?

Stephen P. Hanudel, Attorney at Law, can provide you with the legal services you are looking for. With years of experience and exceptional skill, Stephen offers you strong representation and resourceful counsel. Don't wait to get the best representation. Call Stephen's office today!