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Protecting Your Rights, Your Freedom and Your Record

Experienced & Respected Criminal Defense Attorneys

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Arrested? If your freedom is at stake, don’t hesitate to contact an experienced criminal defense attorney. Contact BAIRD AND ZULAKIS P.C. Today.. 800-385-0092

Lansing Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer

A Proven, Resourceful Criminal Defense Attorney in the Lansing Area

A criminal charge or state investigation can put your freedom, finances and future on the line. We help students, young adults and people from all walks of life deal with serious problems and navigate the system — consistently seeking outcomes that yield second chances and the ability to move forward in life.

For a helpful, discreet consultation on your personal situation or your need to help your child with a legal problem, please contact us today to schedule a consultation with an experienced Lansing, Michigan, criminal defense lawyer. Our Okemos-based law firm provides legal services throughout the Lansing area and surrounding communities, and we are well prepared to help out-of-state residents dealing with a Michigan criminal charge or school-related matter.

Personal Attention and a Dedicated, Proactive Approach

You can count on caring, creative counsel and advocacy when you turn to attorney George Zulakis and the legal team at Baird and Zulakis, P.C. Informed by more than three decades of experience across the spectrum of Michigan criminal defense and civil litigation, Mr. Zulakis is devoted to understanding your concerns and goals, clearly explaining options, and targeting the best results possible through strategic thinking, maximum preparation and decisive action.

Our firm offers comprehensive criminal defense representation in matters ranging from drunk driving and serious traffic offenses to drug crimes, from misdemeanor shoplifting to sex crime or homicide allegations. Mr. Zulakis is also among the most experienced attorneys in Michigan when it comes to dealing productively with the threat of a school suspension or expulsion or a CPS investigation into child abuse or neglect. He has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 editions of Best Lawyers in America in the specialty of DUI/DWI offenses.  Additionally, the firm received a Tier 1 ranking in the 2014 Edition of U.S. News- Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms".

Protecting Your Interests Becomes Our Mission

We put our knowledge of the laws and courts to work fighting for what matters most to you, including:

  • Proving your innocence if you have been falsely accused or victimized by a violation of your rights
  • Protecting your freedom and avoiding the harshest consequences you may face, including imprisonment, loss of your driver's license and other privileges
  • Keeping your family together
  • Protecting your record and reputation while taking important steps toward a more positive future, as we strive to show prosecutors and other authorities you are doing what it takes not to re-offend

How quickly you get qualified counsel can determine the options available. For the legal help you need now, please arrange a consultation by calling 517-349-5011 or toll free at 800-385-0092. Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m., and by appointment.

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Baird and Zulakis, PC
4127 Okemos Road, Suite 4
Okemos MI 48864

Phone: 517-349-5011
Phone: 517-481-2680
Toll Free: 800-385-0092
Fax: 517-349-5013
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