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We are an elite criminal defense law firm, that emphasizes providing the best service and professionalism to all clients. We service a curated clientele nationwide – that expect the best from their lawyer. We handle tough criminal defense and legal situations that require deep knowledge, experience, dedication, and excellence in order to win. We have over 50 years of combined experience, handling national and international cases.

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The Spodek Law Group is one of the most successful law firms in the USA. Our success comes from the fact we are attentive to details, and take a very pragmatic approach to each and every single case. Our clients turn to us for realistic advice – so they can make the appropriate decisions they need to make personally. Our goal is to make sure your case ends in a positive outcome, not only personally – but for your family as well.


Detroit Federal Criminal Defense Lawyers

Detroit: Federal Criminal Defense Lawyer

Federal crimes tend to carry stiff consequences that can affect the life of you and your family members for many years after the case is decided. The ability to defend your rights is central to safeguarding your future.

The felony charges can be fought by a federal criminal defense lawyer. This process happens within the federal court system, and this is a different system than the one happening at the state level. Our federal criminal defense law firm provides exceptional legal counsel to anyone charged with a felony crime in Detroit.

Felony Criminal Charges, Legal Counsel

Obtaining legal counsel is the right of anyone charged with a felony offense. Under the Sixth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, you have the right to a legal defense attorney; however, the process of selecting your attorney can affect the quality of your legal case.

Not every criminal defense lawyer is equally equipped to navigate the federal court system. In addition to the legal paperwork, there are a myriad of other procedural rules that govern discovery, investigations and presentation of legal evidence. The attorney must be well-versed in all of these protocols while establishing expertise in legal matter that affect your case.[1]

The process of hiring a criminal defense attorney for your felony case is one of the most important actions you will take during the course of the proceedings. There might be a time limit on your case, but this doesn’t mean that you should rush to hire the first federal criminal defense attorney who responds to your inquiries.

Spend some time creating a comprehensive list of informed questions to ask your prospective legal representative. It’s important to ensure that you feel confident in their skills and experience. There are many areas of the law, and most lawyers tend to take cases that align with their expertise. Researching the attorney’s case history is a good method for uncovering this expertise; if this aligns with your case, the match is more likely to produce a favorable outcome in court.

Federal Courts and State Court Systems

The state court system is an institution of the state; cities established the local court system. This network of courts is considered to be the state court system. This is a completely different system from the federal court, which were established under Article III of the Constitution.[2] The right to counsel is also guaranteed, but finding a federal criminal defense lawyer with the skills and expertise necessary to successfully litigate your case can still be challenging.

The federal courts system employs a federal prosecutor to use significant resources in an attempt to get defendants to strike a plea bargain or get a guilty verdict from the federal judge. These federal prosecutors also tend to be highly competitive and ambitious by character. The best defense you have in this context is a defense attorney with a skill set that is capable of handling this situation. An aggressive federal criminal defense attorney can leverage your right to innocence until guilt is proven by increasing the burden of proof on the federal prosecutor.

Navigating the Federal Courts

The ability to file court paperwork correctly and within the relevant deadlines is a critical function of the federal criminal defense attorney. This important function should never be entrusted to a state lawyer who is unfamiliar with the procedural rules and federal court protocols. The legal process can be complicated and confusing at times.

The criminal defense attorney can help you to understand what’s happening in your case while enabling you to navigate the legal process. This is an important role because the federal court system relies on a filing and procedural process that is significantly different from the state courts. Mistakes when filing motions and petitions can result in delays or other penalties to the case.

Procedures, Rules of Federal Courts

Procedures and rules are an essential part of the federal court system, and the capacity of your federal criminal defense attorney to successfully navigate this system is central to the success of your case.[3] For example, the rules of admitting evidence can determine whether or not an important fact or document can be presented to the court in your case.

If the evidence is excluded because these rules weren’t followed, the federal judge will never see the evidence that could have reversed the outcome. This is a major obstacle for defendants who hire an inexperienced federal criminal defense lawyer, and it can have grave consequences. Make sure that your federal criminal defense attorney has the knowledge of the federal procedural rules to manage your case properly.

There are other characteristics and skills that play a major role in the development of any good legal defense strategy:

Articulation: The federal criminal defense attorney is responsible for communicating critical information about your case in a way that you can understand. This skill can make a difference when there is technical or legal jargon involved in the case.

Previous case experience: The similarity of previous cases can give you a sense of how your case will be handled. It’s always a good idea to interview your prospective defense attorney prior to the case. Find out any details about how the defense strategy worked in the past, so you can be prepared for the federal court hearings.

Improvisation: Deep knowledge of the legal system should be tempered with an ability to think on the go. As the case develops, sudden changes might be necessary in order to mount an effective response to something that the federal prosecutor is initiating.

Detroit Federal Defense Lawyer

Federal cases can be complex, and it’s normal to feel overwhelmed or confused by this situation. Your legal representative can help you to navigate the legal system while maintaining your composure. There are more cases heard at the state level, so you need to be aware that a federal prosecutor has significantly more time to develop a convincing argument against you.

All of your attention should be focused on finding ways to assist your federal criminal defense attorney in establishing the reasonable doubt needed to have the case dismissed, charges reduced or penalties minimized. The rules and procedures play a critical role, so make sure your federal criminal defense lawyer is well-versed in these various rules.[4]



Charle Butler
Charle Butler
I was hesitant to hire the Spodek Law Group. I read reviews and knew they have a great reputation. However, I thought I would spend money and not see or speak to my attorney. From the beginning to end of my case Todd and the entire staff were available and willing to help. We worked towards and end result that was way above my expectation and Todd delivered. I am forever grateful for patience and long days and night spent working on my case. Thanks Todd and the entire team!
Mesonista parsons
Mesonista parsons
My attorney at Spodek was Abigail. She was very knowledgeable and helpful with all my questions and concerns, as well as responsive. Her fees are affordable and Abigail took the time to make sure I understood everything relating to my case. I highly recommend Abigail and will request her services in the future.
debabrata chakraborty
debabrata chakraborty
Todd A Spodek is the experienced and best criminal lawyer at USA. He is very professional and always respond on time. Alex also very cooperative and always help me. They took care me and my problem like family member. I am 100% satisfied for their professional service. My result was unexpected and amazing. They dismissed my case. I am really grateful to them. I will recommend you to go there if you want to solve your problem. I wish all the best for them.
Asata Hendricks
Asata Hendricks
Truly appreciate the work the guys did!. Exceptional team & I know they care about each and everyone of their clients. I am super thankful to be referred to Spodek Law Group and I am grateful Todd & Alex were able to work diligently to achieve an outcome I am pleased with. Despite COVID they stayed on top of things and kept me informed every step of the way. Very thankful.
Mike Moroff
Mike Moroff
I'm very satisfied with the services rendered by Todd, Alex and Mary Lou. I whole heartedly recommend Spodek Law Group . I've worked with and have retained other attorneys in the past with Todd's firm being the cream of the crop for many reasons. A very serious legal matter was resolved after a year's hard work and effort. Todd expertly guided me through the process and was able to navigate and make the good journey bearable as well as successful. Mary Lou initially provided excellent assistance before referring my case to Todd. Alex's support was effective and timely. The customer portal (MyCase) is an invaluable communication tool that also kept track of my case. Various aspects of my case were explained and there were several options provided but I made the final decision of how the case would be handled. The legal fee was reasonable considering the effort and amount of work plus it was a flat fee regardless of the length of time required to conclude my case. Todd made himself available to me and we had many scheduled meetings to go over the progress and to discuss the next steps. I felt more confident after many discussions with him. You will not go wrong choosing Spodek Law Group for legal matters.
Josh Katz
Josh Katz
Being that it was the first time that I was in need of an attorney, I was afraid and hesitant and knew I needed the absolute best. It is beyond understood why Spodek Law Group has a reputation of being the top, if not the best law firm in New York. Alex and Abigail were there every step of the way even at the most unconvenient hours. I could not have asked for more. They are extremely good at what they do and they delivered much much more than just winning my case. A big thank you to Alex and Abigail for all the guidance and counseling and their upmost loyal support that extended far more than just legally. If you need the absolute best than don't hesitate to hire Spodek Law Firm.
I cannot tell you how thankful I am to Todd and Alex for their hard work and dedication to my case. I had never been in any trouble before but I had an unfortunate event occur and in the midst of COVID-19 at that therefore I knew I needed a team that was dedicated to my success. Today- my case has been finalized and I’m walking away with no record and can continue life as a mother and a Grad student worry free. I cannot express enough gratitude for their assistance.
AnnMarie Soliman
AnnMarie Soliman
I received a summons and called Spodek law group for a free consultation. Alex took my call and was very quick and responsive. He was available anytime through multiple platforms and very reassuring when needed. They are extremely organized and thorough. They got my case dismissed! I’m very grateful. Thank you Alex and Todd!



Spodek Law Group have offered me excellent support and advice thru a very difficult time. I feel I've dealt with someone who truly cares and wants the best outcome for you and yours. I'm extremely grateful for all the help Spodek Law Group has offered me. I can't recommend them enough.

~ David Bruce

Spodek Law Group was incredibly professional and has given me the best advice I could wish for. They had been helpful and empathetic to my stressful situation. Would highly recommend Spodek Law Group to anyone I meet.

~ Rowlin Garcia

Best service I ever had. Todd is absolutely class personified. You are in the safest hands with spodek. They have their clients interest in mind.

~ Francis Anim

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"Spodek Law Group have offered me excellent support and advice thru a very difficult time. I feel I've dealt with someone who truly cares and wants the best outcome for you and yours. I'm extremely grateful for all the help Spodek Law Group has offered me. I can't recommend them..."

David Bruce

"Spodek Law Group was incredibly professional and has given me the best advice I could wish for. They had been helpful and empathetic to my stressful situation. Would highly recommend Spodek Law Group to anyone I meet."

Rowlin Garcia

"Best service I ever had. Todd is absolutely class personified. You are in the safest hands with spodek. They have their clients interest in mind."

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