Criminal Defense

A criminal matter can easily throw your life into question. You need help. You want answers about what will happen during your case, what the charges mean and what can be done to minimize the consequences.

At Kalinoski Law Offices P.C. in Scranton, we help people in Wilkes-Barre and throughout the northeastern Pennsylvania who need detailed help, answers and guidance during this uneasy time. Do not wait. Contact us today to schedule a free initial consultation to learn more about our experience and how we can help you.

Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney Handling All Types of Misdemeanor and Felony Offenses

Criminal defense attorney Craig Kalinoski aggressively defends people charged with:

  • Serious felony charges: Arson, burglary, conspiracy, gun charges, kidnapping, stalking, robbery, theft, terroristic threats
  • DUI/DWI offenses and other vehicular matters: DUI-related accidents, blood, breath or field test challenges, driver's license appeals, driving with a suspended license, driving uninsured, vehicular homicide, speeding, careless driving, reckless driving
  • White collar crimes: Bad checks, bribery, counterfeiting, forgery, illegal gambling, fraud, money laundering, mail fraud, casino crimes, property crimes, retail theft, RICO, computer crimes
  • Violent offenses: Assault, domestic violence, hate crimes
  • Drug charges: Possession, prescription fraud, delivery, manufacture, distribution, trafficking

  • Sex offenses: Prostitution, rape, indecent exposure, open lewdness, child pornography, sexual assault, internet sex crimes

  • Crimes involving children: Child abuse, Megan's law offenses, endangering a child, juvenile law matters, underage drinking and driving

  • Misdemeanor and lesser offenses: Criminal mischief, criminal trespass, disorderly conduct, harassment

  • Other criminal procedure matters: Resisting arrest, grand jury representation, bail reduction, capias/warrants, obstruction of justice, parole/probation violations, appeals, expungements

An Attorney With Extensive Criminal Law Experience

Lawyer Craig Kalinoski not only has over 10 years of experience, he also received a degree in criminal justice from Marywood College (now known as Marywood University). As a former municipal police officer he received extensive training, including traffic accident investigation, proper use of force by police, and other courses that he still uses to help him prepare for criminal cases and how to effectively challenge evidence that do not conform to these standards. His experience on both sides of the aisle can help him anticipate strategy and arguments that may be used by law enforcement.

As your advocate, Craig Kalinoski is a lawyer who is committed to protecting you in and out of court using his knowledge of the community, extensive knowledge of the law, tenacious negotiation skills and commitment to thorough trial preparation. His goal is to achieve the best possible situation so you can put your legal concerns behind you and get on with your life.

Schedule a Free Consultation Today

Work with a firm that is committed to protecting you and your future. Call 570-906-8173 or use our contact form today to schedule an appointment and discuss your case during a free consultation.