A Small Firm by Design but Large in it's Ambition to Get the Right Results for Our Clients-DUI/DWI Attorneys with More than 57 Years of Combined Experience
Highly rated, regionally recognized law firm with decades of experience as Youngstown area Criminal Defense Lawyers. Focusing on DUI Law, OVI Law, Traffic Violations and Serious State and Federal Criminal Charges. Extensive experience in White Collar Crime Defense. Responsive and thorough.
The Liberty Building
42 N. Phelps Street
Youngstown OH 44503
Our firm offers reasonable flat fees for most criminal cases.
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Criminal Defense Attorneys for Northeastern Ohio. Servicing Mahoning, Trumbull, Columbiana and Portage Counties. We provide top notch representation in DUI - OVI cases, serious State and Federal felonies, sex crimes, white collar crimes and traffic
Highly rated, regionally recognized law firm with decades of experience as Youngstown area Criminal Defense Lawyers. Focusing on DUI Law, OVI Law, Traffic Violations and Serious State and Federal Criminal Charges. Extensive experience in White Collar Crime Defense. Responsive and thorough. Call today for help.
Our firm is unique in several ways pertaining to education and experience. Our law firm has three lawyers with three very diverse educational backgrounds. All three attended different undergraduate schools and majors. All three attended different law schools. Moreover, one of our lawyers is a US Army Veteran. The various lifeskill and formal educational backgrounds of each lawyer would go on to mold our career experience.
Our lawyers are highly experienced trial lawyers. Our lawyers have taken numerous cases to trial. We have decades of real trial experience. This sets us apart from many lawyers. Contrary to what many people believe, only a few lawyers actually try cases on a "regular" basis. Indeed many lawyers may go years or even an entire career without trying a jury trial. We have have tried cases where literally our client's life is on the line. We have tried cases in which our client's careers and freedom are on the line. This has given us a unique perspective in working towards a resolution on behalf our clients goals.
The combined diverse educational experience and extensive trial experience of our firm provides us with a very unique perspective on legal disputes and the strategy necessary to prevail. Our real world experiences also mold our approach in representing our clients. A common compliment that we receive is our philosophy of being as accessible as possible to our clients. We try to keep the lines of communication open so that our clients have the confidence that their legal matters are being given the appropriate amount of attention.
*2008-2009 Lawyer of the Year Mahoning County Bar Association
*National Trial Lawyers Top 100 - Ohio
*Boutique Criminal Defense Attorney of the Year in Ohio - Corporate INTL
2016, 2017, and 2018
*Frequent Speaker for Continuing Legal Education -
Focusing primarily on the Rules of Evidence and Practical Trial
Techniques for Criminal and Civil Trials.
*Listed in U.S. News and World Reports
Co-counsel in the City of Youngstown's largest mass murder case. Received Lawyer of the Year award from the Mahoning County Bar Association for the work performed in the case.
Counsel for public figures, public officials, school teachers, athletes, and professionals with specified licensing requirements.
Lead or co-counsel in multiple homicide cases. Nine of those cases were aggravated murder cases with capital specifications (death penalty cases). Of those nine, five were tried to a jury trial.
Lead or co-counsel in numerous civil and criminal jury trials. Those cases included drug offenses, DUI/OVI cases, violent crimes, sex offenses, and white collar crimes.
Bar Number: 0068775
University of Tulsa College of Law
Mr. DeGenova focuses his practice in the following Areas of Law:
- Real Estate Title
- Domestic Relations
- Family Law
- Business Law
- Child Support
- Child Custody
- Corporate Law
- Real Estate Transactions
- Oil and Gas Leasing
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