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Michigan Criminal Defense Attorney for Out-of-State Clients

Representing Tourists, Students, Professionals & Visitors to West Michigan

Michigan draws tourists and business visitors from throughout the country and around the world. When these visitors encounter legal problems during their stay, they need a local criminal defense attorney to protect their rights.

At Willis Law, we are here to help. Our criminal defense lawyers for out-of-state clients in Kalamazoo & Grand Rapids offer effective and affordable defense against a wide variety of felony and misdemeanor charges, including drunk driving, drug possession, federal crimes, and traffic violations.

Call (888) 461-7744 now to discuss your charges with our team.

Let Us Fight for You

Depending on the specific circumstances of your case, we may be able to arrange to have you appear at pretrial settlement conferences via teleconference so that you do not need to make repeated trips back to Michigan for court appearances. For most traffic violations, we can appear on our client's behalf.

It is important to retain a Kalamazoo out-of-state defense lawyer who is familiar with Michigan law and legal procedures to defend you. Our attorneys are former prosecutors from throughout West Michigan. We regularly work on cases with local judges and prosecutors. Our out-of-state clients benefit from our local knowledge and experience.

Handling Cases Across State Lines

In addition to providing local representation to out-of-state clients, we handle issues that cross state lines. Our team includes lawyers who are licensed to practice in federal court throughout the nation, including the United States Federal Court for the Western District of Michigan and the United States Federal Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, as well as state and local courts in Indiana, Florida, and pro hac vice in Illinois.

Criminal Defense Attorneys for Non-Residents in MI

No matter the charges against you, we have the skills and resources to develop an aggressive defense strategy on your behalf. Facing the criminal justice system away from home can be intimidating, but our team at Willis Law wants to ease your burden and simplify the process.

Contact us at (888) 461-7744 today to arrange your free initial consultation. We have office locations in Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids, and Paw Paw.

Hear It From Our Clients 

The Opinions That Matter 
  • “I experienced great personal attention from Willis Law. Everyone was above competent. I don’t doubt the quality of legal counsel I received!”

    - Thomas F.
  • “It was recommended that Willis Law assume my legal affairs by my retiring attorney and I’m very satisfied.”

    - Anonymous
  • “All things went smoothly and as expected. Very pleased with the resulting estate plan.”

    - Anonymous
  • “I don’t know how Mariko could be better. She totally exceeded my expectations. If anyone I hear is in need of legal services, Willis will be the first words out of my mouth!”

    - James S.
  • “Mariko was very professional, but it was also obvious she cared about what we were doing and made sure our experience was a good and productive one. Thank you!!”

    - Tim F.

Choosing the Right Firm Makes 
a Difference


    We are considerate to exemplify good work ethics. Our lawyers strive to actively participate and engage in your feelings or ideas.


    Willis Law adheres to a code of moral and ethical standards, is truthful in all things, and takes responsibility for our actions.


    We demonstrate compassion and consideration for others, putting your needs or desires ahead of our own to treat you the way you appreciate being treated.


    Sons of a former chief judge, Frank Willis.

Place Your Legal Concerns 
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