Criminal Law


The criminal defense attorneys at the ASU Alumni Law Group have years of experience representing the accused in both State and Federal Courts. Our criminal Supervising Attorney, Robert McWhirter, is a certified criminal law specialist. We provide representation and consultation to clients with a wide variety of criminal law related issues, including:


We represent clients accused of Driving Under the Influence, and related crimes. We can provide full representation in DUI cases, including all court proceedings, administrative hearings before the Arizona Department of Transportation and professional licensing boards.

Property Crimes

We represent clients accused of crimes against property. If you have been charged with property crimes such as arson, burglary, or trespassing, the ASU Alumni Law Group can help.


We offer several services related to probation, including:

  • Probation Violations
  • Expungement/Reinstatement of Civil Rights
  • Petitions for Early Termination of Probation
  • Sentence Modification

Drug Related Crimes

ASU Alumni Law Group represents clients accused of drug related crimes such as the manufacture, possession, or use of a dangerous drug, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and many other drug-related offenses.

Sexual Crimes

The ASU Alumni Law Group represents clients accused of sexual crimes including possession of pornography, indecent exposure, prostitution, solicitation of prostitution, sexual abuse, sexual assault and other alleged sex crimes.

Violent Crimes

We represent defendants accused of committing violent crimes including but not limited to the following:

  • Assault
  • Abuse
  • Endangerment
  • Homicide
  • Kidnapping
  • Unlawful Imprisonment
  • Domestic Violence
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • Harassment
  • Resisting Arrest

Precharge Legal Representation:

The ASU Alumni Law Group can help clients even before charges are filed. We represent clients that have been questioned and released without a citation, clients whom the police are attempting to contact regarding criminal allegations from another person, and other clients in any “Precharge” or “Investigation Stage” of a criminal case.

Post Conviction Issues

We represent clients who have lost civil rights due to a conviction, such as the right to vote or possess a firearm. The ASU Alumni Law Group may be able to help restore these civil rights.

Other Crimes

The ASU Alumni Law Group represents clients in many other types of criminal cases, including:

  • Conspiracy
  • Attempt
  • Misconduct involving a weapon
  • Minor in Possession/Consumption of Alcohol
  • Custodial Interference
  • Computer Crimes