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Serving Clients throughout
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Were you arrested on criminal charges? Now is the time to get help from an experienced Harrisburg lawyer who understands how to protect your rights. At the Dorward Law Firm, we are concerned with protecting your future, no matter the severity of your charges.

The truth is that many people are simply caught in the wrong place and time, leading police to write up charges and send them to aggressive prosecutors. Remember, you are innocent until proven guilty, so it is important to make sure any arguments against you are properly criticized and questioned.

Get help with your case by calling the Harrisburg lawyer at the Dorward Law Firm today. 

Dial (717) 429-0411 or contact our firm online.

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Dauphin County Criminal Defense Lawyer

What Our Dauphin County Lawyers Can Do For You

Fighting for your innocence can be challenging. You want an attorney on your side who knows how to find holes in the prosecution’s arguments. Attorney Shawn Dorward has over a decade of experience fighting to protect his clients. With our team on your side, you can rest easy knowing your case is in good hands.

With the right preparation and planning, we can look for where the prosecution made unfair assumptions about what happened. There are often mistakes made by police that, when found, can benefit your case significantly.

Our team of Dauphin County lawyers may be able to help you prove that:

  • Evidence was obtained in an unlawful manner
  • You were falsely accused of a crime
  • The available evidence does not implicate you in any crime

The sooner you get started on your case, the better. In many situations, the prosecution makes an initial allegation without looking deep enough. With enough time, the Dorward Law Firm can help you show where their arguments fail.

Attorney Shawn Dorward has received certifications or awards from:

  • American Chemical Society
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute
  • National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

His in-depth understanding of the issues surrounding criminal accusations helps him fight for fair treatment and sentencing. You are not alone in fighting your case. Let the Dorward Law Firm help.

Dial (717) 429-0411 now and let our Dauphin County lawyers get started on your case.

Cases We Handle

At The Dorward Law Firm, We practice exclusively in the area of criminal defense.  With our experienced team on your side, you can rest easy that your case is in good hands. Our team has a long track record of success and is dedicated to providing you with the best possible representation.

What Makes 
Us Different?

  • We are specifically trained in DUI defense. Visit our bio to learn more!
  • We offer payment plans for your convenience.
  • Over 10 years of legal experience defending the accused.
  • We make ourselves available whenever you need us.

Experience You Can Count On

  • Charges Dismissed 2nd Offense DUI
  • Charges Dismissed DUI Charges for CDL driver
  • Charges Dismissed and Removal From Sex Offender Juvenile Subject to Lifetime Sex Offender Registration
  • Charges Dismissed Driving Under Suspension DUI Related
  • Removal From Sex Offender Registration Juvenile Subject to Lifetime Sex Offender Registration

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    With over a decade of experience, Attorney Shawn Dorward knows how to help you protect your future and preserve your interests when facing criminal charges.  Call today and schedule your free consultation.

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