From minor Misdemeanors to serious Felonies
"I broke a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five." -Steven Wright
In all seriousness, facing a criminal charge is an unnerving experience with so much at stake. In many situations, your job, your liberty, your freedom - and even your life - could hang in the balance. The most important aspect of criminal defense is the protection of your Constitutional rights. One of the most important tasks for a criminal defense attorney is to act swiftly and decisively. Dustin excels at both. From minor misdemeanors to serious felonies, your rights will be protected and interests best served with Dustin in your corner, fighting for you every step of the way.
TRUST, WILLS & PROBATE
Estate Planning, Commitments, Asset Protection
"Death is not the end. There remains the litigation over the estate." -Ambrose Pierce
The area of probate law is as complex as it is diverse. Navigating the course to protect your hard earned assets and arriving at a sound Estate Plan ensures that your legacy will be honored. Dustin cut his teeth in estate litigation and has zealously advocated for his clients in all areas of probate law ever since. Adoptions, Commitments, Deeds, Estate Administration, Guardianships, Last Wills, Living Wills and Powers of Attorney are areas of probate law in which Dustin represents clients every day. No matter your age, financial status or place in life, at some point, you will likely face a situation that touches in one of the areas of probate law. Rest assured that Dustin will be there by your side to guide you from beginning to end.
Contracts, Formations, Business Defense
"The client is not always right." -Enzo Ferrari
Successful business people take pride in their work and strive to please their clients, all with the common goal of growing their business. Still, there are times when a handshake over a deal may not be honored and the dream of business ownership may be awoken to the harsh reality of business litigation. In the event you find yourself or your business facing litigation from anything from a breach of contract to a negligence claim, or anything in between, Dustin excels in representing the interests of you and your business. Whether it is business formations or contract development or business litigation, Dustin's business experience and legal knowledge can prove to be an invaluable asset to your business. As a business owner himself of a law firm and a farm, Dustin takes tremendous pride in helping you protect what you have worked diligently to build - your business and your reputation.
Prenups, Divorce, Custody, Modification
"Love is grand; divorce is a hundred grand." -Shinichi Suzuki
No other area of the law can be laden with as much emotion and painstakingly difficult to endure as that which accompanies a divorce. Amplify that exponentially when children are involved. Compassion, attention to detail and assertiveness are paramount traits of an attorney in this area of the law, and Dustin combines these with an unmatched work ethic to produce results. No matter the facts of your case, Dustin has seen it from the inside, the outside, and views your situation from every angle to ensure that your interests are protected and that your voice is heard. While an amicable settlement is - and should be - the ultimate goal of your family law case, there are times when this just isn't feasible. Dustin aims to save his clients money by working tirelessly towards a resolution and to limit the amount of emotional equity that can get lost during these trying times. However, when diplomacy fails and litigation is imminent, Dustin utilizes his experience, knowledge of the law and trial tactics to resolve your case.