THE STRENGTH YOU NEED
People accused of crimes as well as parents whose children are facing criminal charges all have the same basic need: the help of a lawyer who will advocate effectively and minimize the consequences involved. In short, they need strength.
I am Andrew H. Stevenson, Attorney at Law. From offices in Lancaster and Athens, Ohio, I provide strong defense solutions for clients against a range of criminal charges. My Ph.D. in criminology and more than 20 years of criminal defense experience give me unique knowledge and insight regarding forensic evidence and the scientific aspects of my clients' cases.
In addition to my experience and training, I am:
Certified by the Ohio Supreme Court as lead counsel in death penalty cases (learn more about the qualifications required to handle death penalty murder trials)
Former president of the Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (OACDL) 09-10
A lifetime charter member of Rue Ratings' Best Attorneys of America
A recipient of the 2015 Client Satisfaction Award from the American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys
A recipient of the Top 10 Attorney Award for Ohio from the National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys
A member of The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers
Columbus CEO Magazine Top Lawyer Criminal Defense 2015, 2016
Rated 10.0 (Superb) as a Top Attorney, criminal defense, on Avvo
My knowledge, experience and training, combined with my aggressive, strategic approach to criminal defense in the courtroom, provide my clients with the strength they need in criminal cases.