The Experienced Attorney Services Vancouver Counts On
For over 56 years, Steven W. Thayer, P.S. has protected Vancouver residents who have been persecuted by the police and prosecuted by the government.
Mr. Thayer is a founding member and former Vice President of the Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. His successful handling of a variety of high-profile criminal cases, including accusations involving homicide, vehicular homicide, marijuana grow/manufacture, child molestation, child pornography, rape, and domestic violence, earned him inclusion in the Super Lawyers list as voted by his peers in the Washington Law and Politics survey every year between 2000 and 2012 (except 2002). In addition, attorney Thayer has been recognized in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers and AV-rated* by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory for many years.
Mr. Thayer has successfully defended against virtually all types of criminal charges and legal issues in Clark County. His legal services include:
Comprehensive Drug Crime Defense
Whether you have been charged as a drug user or distribution in Vancouver, the consequences of a conviction can have a severe impact on your future. Our firm has defended over a thousand drug cases for clients over the years, obtaining reductions in charges, dismissals, and acquittals since 1977. Utilizing the Constitutional right to privacy and other procedural safeguards, we have won numerous marijuana manufacture/grow, drug possession and drug delivery cases, including some of the most notorious in the history of Southwest Washington and Idaho.
Effective Violent Crime and Homicide Defense
Cases of violent crime and homicide are prosecuted to the fullest extent by the government. They must be aggressively defended to protect your rights and ensure fairness, but they are often defensible. These cases are complex, often involving experts in accident reconstruction and toxicology. As a result, having a strong representation with years of legal experience is critical in the successful defense of these cases. Mr. Thayer has excelled in the area of violent crime defense, confidently handling all types of felony and misdemeanor cases, with many of these results having been published in newspaper and magazine articles.
Sex Crime Attorney Services
Steve Thayer has been defending sexual assault cases in Southwest Washington since 1977. His career has included the successful defense of many high-profile cases, many of which received widespread publicity. Mr. Thayer has also defended a variety of child pornography cases in both the State and Federal Courts of western Washington State.
Federal Crime Defense for Vancouver
Federal crimes often carry more severe penalties than their equivalent state charges, including increased jail or prison time and more significant fines. To protect your rights and safeguard your future, obtaining legal counsel with proven success in federal criminal cases is crucial. We proactively represent our clients throughout the entire federal criminal defense process, beginning with a careful investigation of the facts of your case to identify the strengths and weaknesses of the case against you.
A Vancouver Attorney Who’s Committed to Your Defense
Mr. Thayer’s diverse background in criminal defense makes our office the first choice for Vancouver residents looking for a reliable local attorney. Mr. Thayer is a founding member and former Vice President of the Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. His successful handling of various high-profile criminal cases earned him inclusion in the Super Lawyers list as voted by his peers in the Washington Law and Politics survey every year between 2000 and 2012 (except 2002). In addition, Thayer has been recognized in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers and AV-rated* by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Dire for many years.
Our law firm is dedicated to proactively representing our clients throughout the criminal defense process, beginning with a careful investigation of the facts of your case to identify its strengths and weaknesses. Contact us today to schedule a consultation with one of our lawyers defending federal criminal charges in Vanctoday. We also provide a variety of legal representation. When you need a DUI attorney, federal crimes attorney, or criminal defense attorney in Battle Ground, Camas, Ridgefield, or anywhere in between, we are here to help!